ClassLink and Canva for Education Deliver Creativity to Classrooms

ClassLink and Canva for Education are committed to empowering every student to create, collaborate, and communicate visually in the classroom and beyond. Bring your ideas to life with over thousands of high-quality educational templates from presentations, posters, infographics, book reports, newsletters and more.

We're happy to announce that ClassLink Roster Server Lite is now available to all Canva for Education districts, even those that do not already use the full ClassLink suite. Canva for Education is 100% free for K-12 districts, schools, teachers, and students.

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ExploreYour Rosteringand SSO Options

As an industry leader in interoperability, ClassLink is uniquely positioned to provide Canva for Education customers with rostering and SSO options that meet your needs. Whether you’re a large educational institution working with hundreds of edtech vendors or a small school rostering only Canva for Education, we’ll help you find the best solution.

ClassLink Roster Server Lite

A new edition of Roster Server limited to only roster Canva for Education products. All Canva for Education customers, current and future, can receive this product for free up to June 30, 2023.

Full ClassLink Suite

School systems around the world use ClassLink to deliver on the promise of education technology. Simplify access, analytics, and identity management—all with one platform and using secure Multi-factor Authentication (MFA).

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The Full ClassLink Suite

Love learning again with ClassLink’s complete suite of innovative products! Designed to support digital learning in all its forms, the award-winning ClassLink suite helps schools bridge the gap between learning and technology.

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Single Sign-On With MFA

Strengthen data security while you improve access to digital apps and resources with LaunchPad, a single sign-on (SSO) solution built for education. LaunchPad provides quick SSO access to a personalized portal of digital apps and resources while protecting sensitive data with secure Multi-Factor Authentication.

Whether learning takes place in the classroom or at home, LaunchPad delivers secure access to all your digital resources across your institution.

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Learning Analytics

Complete your understanding of digital engagement for all students, instructors, and staff within the school system. Use ClassLink Analytics to better understand everything from equitable access and engagement to return on investments and professional development.

Need more from your data? Analytics+ expands the usage analytics you see through ClassLink to include usage data on any digital resource from the district level down to help leaders make informed purchasing decisions and better support learning.

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Identity & Access Management

Your tech team (and educators) will jump for joy when they can deliver rosters with greater accuracy, speed, and security than you ever thought possible—all using open data standards. From automated rostering to super-fast, easy-to-use account provisioning, identity management has never been easier with ClassLink’s Roster Server and OneSync.

Protect PII data and upgrade your Roster Server to include DataGuard. DataGuard helps you minimize the security risks associated with data sharing because sensitive PII is always protected.

What Canva for Education Customers Are Saying

"Vendors working together to improve data interoperability is essential for success in our modern, digital-empowered learning settings. I’m glad to see partnerships like HMH and ClassLink. I’m especially pleased to see that by working together, they plan to reduce costs, that’s a win-win."
Serena Sacks
CIO at Fulton County Schools, GA
"Education needs more forward-thinking partnerships like the one between HMH and ClassLink. When vendors work together to make impactful digital content more accessible, educators and students win."
Kyle Berger
CTO at Grapevine-Colleyville ISD, TX
"I'm looking forward to the ClassLink and HMH partnership – high quality digital content paired with top-notch rostering and SSO services. This guarantees digital content will be accessible to students when and where they need it."
Paula Ross
Asst. Supt for Technology Services & Information Systems at Cypress-Fairbanks ISD, TX
"Our schools rely on HMH learning products and I’ve long known of ClassLink’s leadership in rostering and SSO. I’m pleased to hear about this new partnership which combines ClassLink’s expertise, reliability, and security with HMH’s great content. I look forward to an improved back-to-school experience this Fall."
Joe McGrath
Director of Technology at Mt. Vernon CSD, NY
"We implemented Securly Classroom to provide our teachers with tools to manage 1:1 Chromebooks in class. One of the easiest steps was getting it to create and roster our classes by integrating with ClassLink. As students move from remote to in-person, we are seeing our classes automatically updating nightly from ClassLink without an issue.”
Roger W. Hale
Technology Director, Bourbonnais Elementary School District #53
“The interoperability between ClassLink and Canva helps us provide an excellent user experience for the users our school district has the honor of serving.  This guarantees the ability to create, communicate and collaborate will be accessible to our students and teachers when and where they need it.”
Gregory Odell
e-Learning Specialist at Hall County Schools
“Single sign-on through ClassLink has made accessing Canva for Education so quick and easy for our students and teachers. With just a couple clicks, they’re signed into Canva and ready to create something amazing!”
Ashley Coffman
Digital Learning Coach at Mansfield ISD
“Canva and ClassLink are a perfect match. With one click, students can create, design, and demonstrate their learning in a safe & protected digital ecosystem. We love how seamless the experience is for our teachers and students!”
Torie Marquez
Director of Technology at Ft. Sam Houston ISD
"Wakelet has transformed how our students represent themselves. Their portfolios give them a voice in their education, and the ability to showcase their achievements and goals."
Jacyln Kavanagh
Technology Support Specialist, Monroe 1 BOCES
“Wakelet is a great tool for my role as an instructional coach. I'm often asked to provide resources for teachers from UPK through 12th grade at the same time. Wakelet allows me to organize a variety of resources in a fun, sleek way that is easy for teachers (and students) to navigate.”
Jessica Freeman
Educational Innovator and Technology Integration Specialist, Holland Central School District
"Building a portfolio on Wakelet was one of the most beneficial things I could have done. It was crucial in helping me get jobs, and get into college."
Jill Parsons
Graphic Design Student at OBU

Let Us Answer Your Questions

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What value does the partnership between Canva® and ClassLink® offer my school or district?

This partnership offers all of the benefits of Canva’s visual communication platform with best-in-class integration. ClassLink has 24 years of experience helping schools and districts across the country, and around the world, to seamlessly onboard learning solutions. With their trusted service, your school or district is set up for a successful technical integration. Canva for Education will always be here to answer any questions you may have.

If you’d like to connect with the Canva for Education Team to learn more about a school or district deployment, please contact us here.


What are my self-service single sign-on and rostering options with Canva for Education?

Currently, Canva for Education supports any SAML 2.0-capable identity provider for SSO. While we recommend Classlink SAML as the simplest and most reliable single sign-on option for schools and districts rostering with Classlink, we routinely support districts using SSO through Google, Microsoft Azure, ADFS, and Rapid Identity, among others. (If you need further information about setting up SAML through Classlink, please contact Classlink by filling out the form below or calling 1-888-963-7550.)


Who do I contact to set up Canva for Education for my school or district?

If you’d like to connect with the Canva for Education Team to learn more about a school or district deployment, please contact us here. Canva for Education (K-12) is 100% free for schools and districts and Canva for Campus (Higher Education) is a paid offering.


Do I get a discount on ClassLink's standard pricing when I work with them to set up rostering and SSO into Canva for Education?

The Canva for Education and ClassLink partnership provides a great incentive to customers to roster through ClassLink. Roster Server Lite has a nominal one-time setup cost and the annual recurring charges are waived for two years. ClassLink offers two options to Canva customers: first, the full suite of ClassLink services, second is Roster Server Lite, which offers the full Roster Server functionality for Canva for Education but excludes SSO and other components of the full ClassLink Suite. Customers using Roster Server Lite are often offered incentives to migrate to the full ClassLink Suite.

There is a small, one-time setup fee to implement Roster Server Lite. However, the first two (2) years of the annual subscription fee will be waived. For more details on this pricing, please contact ClassLink by filling out the form below or by calling 1-888-963-7550.


I’m already a ClassLink customer. Is there anything I need to do with either Canva for Education or ClassLink to take full advantage of this new partnership?

Please contact your ClassLink account manager to discuss migration of any Canva for Education platform configurations to ClassLink.


My school or district is setting up with Canva for Education, and Clever is our preferred integration service provider. What are our options?

Canva for Education supports rostering and SSO integrations through our preferred partner, ClassLink, or via Canva for Education self-service tools, which you can learn more about from the Canva for Education team. Contact us here.

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