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We created the GitHub Teacher Toolbox to give educators free access to the best developer tools in one place. Utilize industry-leading tools in your classroom, at no cost. Automate, monitor, and improve your workflow using resources provided by some of our partners and friends.

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Domain names, web hosting, and websites. Unicorns and rainbows come standard with our customer support.

Benefit One free domain name and free Advanced Security (SSL, privacy protection, and more).

Educative Educative

Level up on trending coding skills at your own pace with interactive, text-based courses.

Benefit Get 6 free months of 60+ courses covering in-demand topics like Web Development, Python, Java, and Machine Learning.

GitHub GitHub

Powerful collaboration, code review, and code management

Benefit Self-serve free Team plans to academic organizations you own.

Benefit Free GitHub Pro plan for Educators.

Bootstrap Studio Bootstrap Studio

Bootstrap Studio is a powerful desktop app for creating responsive websites using the Bootstrap framework.

Benefit A free license for Bootstrap Studio while you are a teacher.


A powerful domain extension to convey that you belong to the technology industry.

Benefit One standard .TECH domain free for 1 year and 2 free email accounts with 100 MB free storage.

GitKraken GitKraken

GitKraken Pro Suite: cross-platform Git GUI, Kanban Boards for issue/task tracking, and Timelines for project planning.

Benefit Access to Pro versions of GitKraken Git GUI, GitKraken Boards and GitKraken Timelines while you're a teacher.

Termius Termius

SSH client that works on desktop and mobile. Termius securely syncs data across all your devices.

Benefit Free access to the Premium plan while you're a teacher. The Premium plan includes sync, SFTP, autocomplete, and many other features.

Iconscout Iconscout

Iconscout is design resources marketplace to get high quality icons, illustrations and stock images.

Benefit Download 60 premium icons per month for 1 year.

Testmail Testmail

Get unlimited email addresses and mailboxes for automating email tests with our powerful APIs.

Benefit Free Essential plan while you're a teacher.

Atom Atom

A hackable text editor for the 21st Century

Benefit Open Source by GitHub, free for everyone.

EducationHost EducationHost

Leverage our Web Hosting platform to host assignment & project work.

Benefit 2GB of storage space, 5GB of bandwidth, and an subdomain free for one year.

Learn tech skills and build software directly from your browser with real, online computing environments.

Benefit 1 year of free access to a library of courses for learning tech skills.

Arduino Arduino

Empower scientists and artists of the future with creative STEM programs.

Benefit Free Arduino Create Maker plan for 6 months and discounts on selected hardware.

HazeOver HazeOver

Get focused while working on your projects or studying with HazeOver for Mac.

Benefit Free app license, including minor updates.

Icons8 Icons8

Icons8 provides design resources: icons, UI illustrations, photos and software to class up your projects.

Benefit 3-month All Access subscription with icons, photos, illustrations, and music.

GitHub Desktop GitHub Desktop

Reduces frustration and makes Git and GitHub workflows more approachable.

Benefit Open Source by GitHub, free for everyone.

GoRails GoRails

Tutorials for web developers learning Ruby, Rails, Javascript, Turbolinks, Stimulus.js, Vue.js, and more.

Benefit Free access to all videos and lessons for 12 months.

Datadog Datadog

Cloud-based infrastructure monitoring.

Benefit Pro Account, including 10 servers. Free for 2 years.

Scrapinghub Scrapinghub

Scrapinghub's Scrapy Cloud is a battle-tested cloud platform for running web crawlers. Manage and automate your web spiders at scale.

Benefit 1 Free Forever Scrapy Cloud Unit - unlimited team members, projects or requests. Unlimited crawl time and 120 day data retention.

Twilio Twilio

Twilio is a developer platform for communications. Software teams use Twilio APIs to add capabilities like voice, video, and messaging to their applications.

Benefit Up to $100 in Twilio API credits and exclusive in-game items in TwilioQuest.

Cryptolens Cryptolens

License and sell your software securely.

Benefit Free access to all features of Cryptolens for teaching purposes.

Tower Tower

The Git client that brings all of Git and GitHub's power to the desktop, for Mac and Windows.

Benefit Free Pro account for 1 year.

Gitpod Gitpod

An online IDE for GitHub that provides a complete dev environment with a single click.

Benefit Free personal plan subscription for six months for teachers.

BrowserStack BrowserStack

Test your web apps with BrowserStack's Real Device Cloud, which gives you instant access to 2000+ browsers and real iOS and Android devices.

Benefit Free Automate Mobile Plan for 1 parallel and 1 user for 1 year.


Simple but powerful IDE for multiple SQL databases.

Benefit Access to most Standard Subscription features for 1 year.

POEditor POEditor

POEditor is a highly scalable localization management platform for teams.

Benefit Plus Plan for free for 6 months.

ConfigCat ConfigCat

Learn feature flags with the industry leading feature flag service.

Benefit Unlimited ConfigCat Products, including 10 feature flags, and 3 permission groups per product, with unlimited team size for teachers.

Honeybadger Honeybadger

The web developer's secret weapon: exception, uptime, and cron monitoring that's so awesome, you'll wish your site had more errors.

Benefit Free Small account for 1 year.

Weglot Weglot

Make any website multilingual and manage your translations through a single platform.

Benefit Free 1-year Pro Plan giving you access to 5 translated languages + up to 200k words.

CodeScene CodeScene

A powerful visualization tool that uses Predictive Analytics to identify social patterns in your code, detect delivery risks and manage technical debt.

Benefit Free Medium plan to analyze private GitHub repositories.

SymfonyCasts SymfonyCasts

Master Symfony and PHP with video tutorials and code challenges.

Benefit Free 3-month subscription for educators.


Boost your database performance by automatically optimizing your SQL queries.

Benefit Free 6-month subscription to the Basic plan.

PushBots PushBots

The easiest way to engage your mobile & web app users via push notifications.

Benefit Free Premium account for 6 months.

Transloadit Transloadit

A versatile uploading & encoding API to automate any file conversion.

Benefit The Startup plan for free, including 10GB of encoding credit.

NetLicensing NetLicensing

A cost-effective and integrated Licensing-as-a-Service (LaaS) solution for your software on any platform from Desktop to IoT and SaaS.

Benefit Basic Plan for free while you are an educator.

Crowdin Crowdin

Crowdin is a cloud-based solution that streamlines localization management.

Benefit Bronze plan for 1 year.

Appfigures Appfigures

App Store analytics, optimization, and intelligence.

Benefit Free access to the Grow plan for 1 year.

Phrase Phrase

A cloud-based translation management system built to accelerate the development of multilingual digital products.

Benefit Phrase Lite Plan free for up to 6 months for teachers.

GitHub Swag GitHub Swag

The coolest official GitHub gear.

Benefit Free Git cheat sheets, Markdown guides, and, of course, GitHub stickers for your students.

SQLSmash SQLSmash

Productivity plugin for SQL Server Management Studio for writing maintainable SQL scripts and faster navigation.

Benefit Free standard license for educators.

GitHub Classroom GitHub Classroom

With GitHub Classroom you can set up the industry-standard workflow and free up your time to focus on teaching.

Benefit Free for everyone.

GitHub Campus Advisors GitHub Campus Advisors

Become a GitHub Campus Advisor. Master Git and GitHub and champion the use of real-world tools at your school.

Benefit Complete the training on the GitHub Campus Advisors website, then apply to become part of the program.

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