Fort Dodge Community School District

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K-2 Google Tablets

Below are some resources for our Google Play for Education Tablets:

Access Google Play for Education here


About Google Play for Education- Find the right Android apps, books, and videos for any lesson with Google Play for Education. Sharing content is as easy as sharing a Google doc, with no tangled cords or pleading phone calls to the IT department required. As a result, teachers get the flexibility they need to adapt their curriculum to students’ needs and interests. 

Important information for the tablets are on the back of the case, such as district barcode, building, room number and tablet number.

Once inside the Google Play for Education, you see all of the apps that are available.  From there, when you find one you like and would like on all of your devices, click the “Install” button for that app, click “Continue”, and at the bottom of the window, enter the name of the group you have.   For example,  If your devices are on, it will soon start downloading and installing the app on all of the active and listening devices.  If you'd like to push it to a specific device, instead of entering the group name, enter the specific device email address, such as  To double-check the username, you can open Gmail and check the email address in the top left-hand corner.

75 Apps for your classTools for teachers and students from Google Play for Education

Here's a quick overview about Google Tablets in Education

What's new for in Google Play for Education - June 2014


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