Google Play for Education

Google Play for Education

A service of Google's online store that arranges apps by educational categories. It lets teachers select an app, which is pushed to all the Android tablets in the school district. For paid apps, the payment is deducted from the school's account. See Google Play.
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In addition, users can also access the same Gale resources purchased by their subscribing institution through the free Chrome app versions available for download in the Chrome Web Store (and soon to be available in Google Play for Education in 2016).
In this web seminar, educators from C2E discussed how the school is using Android tablets with Google Play for Education both inside and outside the classroom for research, projects, field trips and more, how these tools have helped students take ownership of their learning, and the keys to a successful implementation at any school or district.
Everyone has as a device that is managed through the Google Apps admin console, and also every teacher has access to Google Play for Education to be able to disseminate content to their students.
With several different models of Chromebooks and the new Nexus 7 Tablet with Google Play for Education, going one-to-one is easier than ever.
Last fall we expanded our device offering to include tablets with Google Play for Education.
SYNNEX Corporation Analyst Notes On April 17, 2014, SYNNEX Corporation (SYNNEX) announced that it is the first distributor to offer Google Play for Education on tablets.
Currently there are four tablets that are approved by Google Play for Education.
Whichever devices that you choose, you'll also need a license for Google Play for Education, which provides an easy way to set up and deploy your Android for Education tablets.
Importantly, the integration of Google Play for Education means teachers can access thousands of educator-vetted apps and learning materials.
Also featured was a member of the Google for Education team, who gave an overview of Google for Education, Chromebooks, tablets with Google Play for Education.
Six months ago there were no tablets with Google Play for Education.
You can set up a whole class of tablets with Google Play for Education in just minutes.