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Guide for Teachers: How to set up and use Kami with Google Classroom
Guide for Teachers: How to set up and use Kami with Google Classroom

A quick guide to help teachers get started with Kami. Follow these steps on how to set up Kami for you and your students.

Updated over a week ago

1️⃣ Set up your Kami to get started

Install the Kami extension:

📌 Note: If your school or district has purchased a Kami license, this step might have already been taken care of by your tech administrator. You can skip this step if you already have the Kami extension installed in your browser.

  • Install the Kami for Google Chrome extension here.

Sign up or log in to Kami:

  • To open Kami, click the extension from your browser, or head straight to

  • Sign up or log in using your school's email account, by clicking With Google.

  • If signing up, follow the prompts to create a profile and make sure to select Teacher as your role. This gives you the ability to add students to your teacher license.

    2️⃣ Connect Kami to your Google Drive

  • In Google Drive, right-click on the file and click Open with, then choose Annotate with Kami.

  • If Kami's not there, select Connect More Apps to search "Kami" to connect.

    📌 Note: If connecting Kami with Google Drive for the first time, Google will ask you for a list of permissions. This step is essential to allow seamless connection with Kami and Google apps.

3️⃣ How to add students to your teacher license

The easiest way to add students to your license is to create a Kami assignment with Google Classroom. Watch the quick tutorial below on how to get started:

After you add students to your license, teach them how to get started, open, and submit their first Kami assignment using this Guide for Students

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