To get started with PenPal Schools, teachers first need to sign up and create an account. Visit and click the Sign Up button: 

Then, click Teacher to create a teacher account:

Next, you’ll be asked to select a topic:

After you select a topic, you’ll need to click the green Join This Topic button. You can always remove or add more projects later. 

Next, you’ll be asked to enter your school information and create a unique username and password:

If you have trouble finding your school name, make sure you enter it exactly as it appears on Google Maps. If your school is not listed on Google Maps, or if you still can’t find your school name, contact our support team at

Once you enter your information, click Teachers: Sign Up. Congratulations, you’ve just created your teacher account!

Now, you can explore your Teacher Dashboard and invite your students to enroll in your classroom.

Learn more about adding, removing, and editing students in classroom settings.  

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