Chromebooks, the Chrome Education Upgrade and New Zealand schools

The New Zealand Ministry of Education has entered into an agreement with Google to provide all state and state integrated schools in New Zealand with Chrome Education Upgrades from 1 November 2018 to 30 June 2021. Read more here.

Why should schools with Chromebooks use the Chrome Education Upgrade?

To securely and effectively manage Chromebooks within the school environment, utilise the Chrome Education Upgrade. The upgrade unlocks the full capabilities of Chrome OS, frees up IT resources, and gives educators the time to focus on learning outcomes. With 93% less set up time, schools can easily manage 100 or 100,000 Chromebooks. Learn more here.

Who are the partners that can provide my school with the Chrome Education Upgrade?

Please contact one of the registered Chrome Education Upgrade partners listed here. They will reach out to organise the enrollment of your Chromebook devices. You can also purchase Chromebooks from these partners.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I claim my school’s Chrome Education Upgrade?

Please contact one of the registered Chrome Education Upgrade partners listed here. They will reach out to organise the enrollment of your Chromebook devices. You can also purchase new Chromebooks from these partners.


Is there support available to my school to help set up the Chrome Education Upgrade and enroll our Chromebooks?

Yes. Please contact one of the registered Chrome Education Upgrade partners listed here. They will reach out to organise the enrollment of your Chromebook devices. You can also purchase new Chromebooks from these partners.


How are schools in New Zealand using the Chrome Education Upgrade with their Chromebooks?

Schools in New Zealand are already saving time and money using the Chrome Education Upgrade to securely manage their Chromebooks. Learn more from the Bombay School in Auckland case study.

Thanks for signing up!

Let us know more about your interests.