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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Whether it's apps, whether it's websites, whether it's books or videos, we can curate the content through Google Play for Education and the Chrome Web Store.
Google Play for Education, also offers teachers and schools to buy Android apps and books and distribute them to their students.
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.
I have also found that my life has totally changed by using tablets and Google Play for Education in the classroom.
Google Play for education will launch this fall and will help get Android tablets into schools.
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. We designed the program to make it easy for schools to deploy devices into the classroom, to discover strong educational content, and to deliver those apps, videos and books to the right users.
Currently there are four tablets that are approved by Google Play for Education. These include the Nexus 1, an affordable model perfect for younger grades; the durable 10-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab for Education, the first tablet that Samsung has designed specifically for the classroom; the Asus Transformer pad, which has an optional keyboard, making it both a touchscreen device and a clamshell device; and the HP Slate 8, which has the longest-lasting battery and an eight-inch screen.
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.
You can set up a whole class of tablets with Google Play for Education in just minutes.