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Lucidchart combines ease of use with more robust functionality to accommodate all students, from those in elementary school to those in advanced engineering courses. Teachers and education leaders can also use our software to explain complex processes and demonstrate learning techniques. Lucidchart offers solutions for your entire school? sign up and kick-start your digital learning initiative.

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Setup Overview

Higher Education Overview

Accessing your account inside of Google Apps

Easy Setup Lucidchart & free educational account

  1. Access the app online at lucidchart.com
  2. Lucidchart will automatically upgrade your account if you’re a K12 teacher or student registering with a valid educational email address. You simply need to sign up for a free account and follow the dialogue prompts - it’s that simple.

    If your account is not automatically upgraded, contact support@lucidchart.com.

Easy setup Lucidchart with Google Apps & free educational account
Google Apps Admins should:

  1. Add the Lucidchart Diagramming for Education app to the appropriate domain.
  2. Lucidchart will automatically upgrade your account if you’re a K12 teacher or student registering with a valid educational email address.

Accessing your account through Lucidchart
To access your account through our website:

  1. Go to the login page and enter your username and password. This is the required login method if you aren’t integrated with Google Apps.

Lucidchart in your classroom

Use it for planning projects, brainstorming ideas, creating concept maps, filling out graphic organizers, collaborating on group projects, and many other tasks.

Additional resources
Explore the Lucidchart website if you need inspiration or examples. These resources can get you started:

Lucidchart Support
First, check the forum and the tutorials to see if someone else has already answered your question. Then either post your question to the forum (one of Lucid’s team members will make sure you get the right answer) or send them an email at support@lucidchart.com.

 

Higher Education Overview

Lucidchart for universities and colleges
Lucidchart is a web-based diagramming program similar to Microsoft Visio. Lucidchart makes it easy to create flowcharts, mockups, wireframes, and many other diagram types. This app allows you to collaborate with students and faculty in the classroom or with researchers on the other side of the world.

  1. Sign up for a free account with your educational email address.
  2. Click your name in the top right and navigate to "Account Settings"
  3. Click "Get a Free Educational Upgrade" in the bottom left navigation.
  4. Receive your confirmation email, click the link, and you're in!

How Lucidchart compares to Visio

Easy setup with Google Apps
Google Apps Admins should:

  1. Add the Lucidchart Diagramming for Education app to the appropriate domain.
  2. Lucidchart will automatically upgrade your account if you’re a K12 teacher or student registering with a valid educational email address.

Accessing your account inside of Google Apps
To access your personal account:

  1. Click the App Launcher inside your Google Apps environment.
  2. Select More > Lucidchart. An educational account will be automatically created for you.

To have your students use Lucidchart in the classroom:

  1. Request team admin status from your account admin.
  2. Create a new group for your class(es) and add students to that group with the .csv upload tool. Organizing students by group makes it easy to share documents with the entire class.

Other integrations are available
Lucidchart also integrates with JIRA, Confluence, Microsoft Word 2013, and Box.

Resources

Lucidchart Support
First, check the forum and the tutorials to see if someone else has already answered your question. Then either post your question to the forum (one of Lucid’s team members will make sure you get the right answer) or send them an email at support@lucidchart.com.

Lucidpress makes it easy for all students — from those in elementary school to those in advanced digital communication courses — to create stunning content that brings their big ideas to life. Teachers can also create visual learning aids, posters, and other teaching collateral with just a few clicks of the mouse.

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SETUP

Free educational account

  1. Access the app online at lucidpress.com
  2. Lucidpress will automatically upgrade your account if you’re a K12 teacher or student registering with a valid educational email address. You simply need to sign up for a free account and follow the dialogue prompts - it’s that simple.

Google Apps
Google Apps Admins should:

  1. Add the Lucidpress for Education app to the appropriate domain.
  2. Lucidpress will automatically upgrade your account if you’re a K12 teacher or student registering with a valid educational email address.

    If your account is not automatically upgraded, contact support@lucidchart.com

Accessing your account within Google Apps
To access your personal account:

  1. Click the App Launcher inside your Google Apps environment.

  2. Select More > Lucidpress. An educational account will be automatically created for you.

Accessing your account through Lucidpress
To access your account through our website:

  1. Go to the login page and enter your username and password. This is the required login method if you aren’t integrated with Google Apps.

RESOURCES

Additional resources
Explore the Lucidpress website if you need inspiration or examples. These resources can get you started:

Lucidpress Support
First, check the forum and the tutorials to see if someone else has already answered your question. Then either post your question to the forum (one of Lucid’s team members will make sure you get the right answer) or send them an email at support@lucidpress.com.

Other integrations are available
Lucidpress also integrates with Flickr, Facebook, Dropbox, Bing Search, and Google Drive.

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