Kickstart Guides are designed to build your Android app-titude for specific apps in Google Play for Education, by getting you up and running in as little as 15 minutes with videos, best practices, and much more.

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Book Creator

The simple way to create your own beautiful ebooks, right on your tablet.

Book Creator - Kickstart Guide


Simple, free, and easy classroom management! Encourage students to learn important skills like grit and curiosity and also engage their parents with instant messaging.

ClassDojo - Kickstart Guide

Comic Strip It!

Comic Strip It! lets students easily create compelling comic strips and storyboards.

Comic Strip It! - Kickstart Guide

Drawp for School

Drawp for School is a powerful creation and collaboration tool with built in sharing, cloud storage and workflow management.

Get the app - Drawp for School at Google Play for Education
Get the Drawp for School Kickstart Guide

Drawp for School - Kickstart Guide

Explain Everything

Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere.

Get the app - Explain Everything at Google Play for Education
Get the Explain Everything Kickstart Guide

Explain Everything - Kickstart Guide


Nearpod combines presentation, collaboration, and real-time assessment tools into one integrated solution. 

Get the app - Nearpod at Google Play for Education
Get the Nearpod Kickstart Guide

Nearpod - Kickstart Guide

SketchBook Express

SketchBook Express is a paint and drawing tool with extensive, sophisticated brushes and pencils

Get the app - SketchBook Express at Google Play for Education
Get the SketchBook Express Kickstart Guide

SketchBook Express - Kickstart Guide

Slice Fractions

Slice Fractions is a game designed to introduce children to the concept of fractions by solving physics puzzles

Get the app - Slice Fractions at Google Play for Education
Get the Slice Fractions Kickstart Guide

Slice Fractions - Kickstart Guide


Socrative is a formative assessment response system that enables you to engage with and assess students in real-time. 

Get the app - Socrative at Google Play for Education
Get the Socrative Kickstart Guide


Tynker is a visual programming language designed to helps kids learn programming as they solve puzzles, build interactive apps and games. 

Get the app - Tynker at Google Play for Education
Get the Tynker Kickstart Guide

Tynker - Kickstart Guide


WeVideo lets you create amazing movies, photo-stories and slideshows. 

Get the app - WeVideo at Google Play for Education
Get the WeVideo Kickstart Guide

WeVideo - Kickstart Guide