PDF and Document annotation app for Chromebooks

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Formats: web app, also available in the Chrome Web Store and G Suite Marketplace

Website: https://www.kamihq.com/

The Kami app helps all educators who have ever had problems with paper management and assignments. Its an "any time" app for classroom organization, assignments and management for any level in K-12.

Pricing: Basic features are free with various licensing options available

The people at Kami are on a mission to give teachers and students the power to "go paperless" and change classroom learning and interaction so they can achieve more together.

Kami is a web-based application that helps classrooms around the world learn, create, and collaborate with tools that they love. Going with Kami makes it possible for educational resources to be more accessible and editable. It also helps schools save cost, time, and be more environmentally conscious as they move from paper-based materials to digital format.

Teachers enrich student learning by viewing online educational resources like e-books, publisher-supplied PDFs, worksheets, and more. With their app, users can access Kami anytime anywhere in just a few clicks.

Kami tools boost creation and creativity with features that are familiar to users of every age. Also, with Kami's Google Classroom and Google Drive integration, students can finish their assignment and automatically sync. Easy.

Kami encourages active participation with collaboration tools that work in real time. Students and teachers can have immediate conversations on assignments with text, voice, and video annotation tools.

Kami is growing fast with over 10,000 US K-12 schools already using it.

 

Teacher testimonial:

Richina Grau, Intensive Reading Teacher, Brevard Public Schools, Florida

The curriculum here in Brevard county for secondary reading is in PDF workbooks that our district prints and sends out to us- but many resources we have to print in addition. I was given the opportunity this year to have a set of Chromebooks and make my classroom curriculum almost completely digital thanks to Kami.”

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