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EdTech Vendor Programs

Solutions for Vendors with SaaS Products

EdTech SaaS Vendors are Invited to Explore
GG4L's Unique Program Benefits

  • Inclusion of your SaaS products into the Catalyst Catalog
  • Advertising of EdTech SaaS products through several marketing channels
  • Unlimited access to SIS roster data through Connect’s standards-based API
  • Availability of optional custom data exchange API services and data models
  • Opportunities for Corporate Sponsorships
  • Visibility of your products and solutions to schools and districts
  • Participation in GG4L’s Strategic Impact Initiatives
  • Global availability for any EdTech vendor or any school anywhere in the world

Vendors pay a fixed modest annual fee to take advantage of GG4L’s unlimited customer on-boarding services, safe single sign-on federation, open standards compliance, and white-label solutions. With a growing installed customer base including K-12 schools, colleges, and universities, GG4L is able to provide EdTech vendors unprecedented value.

SP2-API

GG4L Program Tiers for EdTech Vendors

Catalyst Solution Provider

Catalyst Solution Provider

It’s free to get started as a GG4L Catalyst Solutions Provider! With this program, your EdTech products are included in the Catalyst Catalog. Any SaaS EdTech product can be included at no charge. There are no minimum annual fees. It’s a pay as you go program (PAYG) with quarterly billing for OneRoster API and/or Login with School Passport. There is no cost for SSO connector support. Start with just a $20 monthly per-school fee, payable when you have a customer ready for onboarding.

EdTech Vendor Membership

EdTech Vendor Membership

Join GG4L as a member! Vendors pay a fixed modest annual fee to take advantage of GG4L’s unlimited customer on-boarding services, safe single sign-on federation, open standards compliance, and white-label solutions. Annual prepayments are based on the number of school customers starting and cost starts at only $5,000/year. You’ll have unlimited usage of basic services such as OneRoster API and/or Login with School Passport. And, all of your products will be included in the Catalyst Catalog.

License Partnership Options

License Partnership Options

EdTech vendors who are already GG4L members can now leverage SP2-API as a pre-built school-centric ecosystem that could be accessible from within their own portals to provide a unified end-user experience. Join as a SP2-API license partner or a Compass license partner! This is our top tier program for EdTech vendors and it offers vendors much more marketing exposure throughout our partnership. For this opportunity, annual per-school or per-student fees are based on minimum volume.

School Passport for Vendors

  • Provides Quick Set-up and Maintenance for Onboarding
  • Creates a PII-Free Solution Ensuring Security
  • Offers Secure Digital Learning for Everyone
  • Leverages “Login with SP” to Plug-and-Play with School’s IDM System
  • Offers Safer PII-Free Communications, e-Payments and Data Analytics 
  • Increases Adoption through School Passport’s On-Demand Pilots/Trials 
  • Future-Proofs your Solution with Open-Standards (OneRoster or LTI)
School Passport 2.0’s API Offers EdTech Vendors a Pre-Built EdTech Ecosystem
IMS Global Learning Consortium Certification

EdTech vendors should allow integration and interoperability. Standards certification is important, too. This is a great way for schools to verify interoperability. GG4L is a Contributing Member of IMS Global and GG4L’s platform maintains certifications. View all of our certifications.

OneRoster Compatibility Check
Data Privacy Certified
IMS Certified
Standards First Pledge

SP2 Vendor Plug-and-Play Journey

OAuth, SAML or LTI SSO Connector

Free of Charge to any EdTech Solution Vendor
  1. Develop standards-based (OAuth, SAML or LTI) SSO Connector
  2. List solution in GG4L-supported SM2 Connectors Catalog
  3. Publish solution’s marketing profile in the GG4L Catalyst Catalog  

No cost to EdTech vendors. No agreements required.

OneRoster Data API

Free of charge to GG4L Vendor Members or PAYG
  1. Execute GG4L Agreement 
  2. Develop standards-based OneRoster API Data Consumer
  3. Publish solutions’ marketing profile in the GG4L Catalyst Catalog
  4. Invite School Customers to join GG4L Membership at no cost, if not already
  5. Request from Schools to Consent to Data Sharing 

GG4L EdTech Vendor Membership or Catalyst Solution Provider Agreement Required 

Login with School Passport

Free of charge to GG4L Vendor Members or PAYG
  1. Execute GG4L Agreement 
  2. Develop standards-based OneRoster API Data Consumer
  3. Develop School Passport OAuth SSO Connector 
  4. Leverage School Passport’s GG4L ID to Login to your Solution
  5. Invite School Customers to join GG4L Membership at no cost, if not already
  6. Request from Schools to Consent to Data Sharing & Set-up IDM Policies 

GG4L EdTech Vendor Membership or Catalyst Solution Provider Agreement Required

SP2-API Ecosystem License

Monthly volume-based per-user fee for Members
  1. Execute GG4L Agreement 
  2. Develop standards-based OneRoster API Data Consumer
  3. Develop School Passport OAuth SSO Connector 
  4. Leverage School Passport’s GG4L ID to Login to your Solution
  5. Invite School Customers to join GG4L Membership at no cost, if not already
  6. Request from Schools to Consent to Data Sharing & Set-up IDM Policies 

GG4L EdTech Vendor Membership or Catalyst Solution Provider Agreement Required 

GG4L offers a Partner-Branded Pre-Built EdTech Ecosystem for Vendors

GG4L’s solutions are designed for all sizes of EdTech companies. Early-stage EdTech start-ups and regional EdTech solution providers are now able to compete with their global and larger competitors by offering an integrated, safe and secure EdTech ecosystem to their customers without the need to invest millions of dollars in technical and business development resources. School Passport 2.0’s API levels the playing field for EdTech companies with a fully-integrated, open-standards compliant product that allows vendors to offer more value to their customers, improve student engagement and increase retention rates, all while saving time and money. GG4L’s EdTech ecosystem includes hundreds of companies listed in the Catalyst Catalog. Join them today!

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