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Focus on design
SketchUp is an easy to learn, yet powerful tool that allows your students to get up to speed quickly so they can focus on creating great designs. After all, great designers are what you’re fostering, so send them into the professional world armed with a tool that’s a standard across design industries.
Students can learn quickly by watching our beginner, intermediate, and expert video tutorials.
Our help center is a fully loaded 3D modeling encyclopedia for you to dig deeper into everything from SketchUp tools and extensions to licensing installation and authorization solutions.
You are not alone teaching SketchUp. Ask our vast community of experts who want to help answer questions, compare notes, or share curriculum.
Ahead of the Pack
Students today will face a more competitive job market than ever. At SketchUp, we pride ourselves at being one of the most widely used 3D Softwares on the market. We got here by getting out the way of our users so they could create great designs. SketchUp also plays well with others, so we always remain part of the design conversation.
See how one school is harnessing the power of SketchUp to push the boundaries of their classroom and making their designs come to life, literally.
Access materials created by a community of SketchUp authors that allow you to easily teach great design concepts, not just software.
There are hundreds of Extensions that allow your students to explore new frontiers with their designs.
Don't take our word for it...
Most CAD software is intimidating and takes months if not years to learn, but I have found my students can become skilled in SketchUp in a week.Educator, Hartford High School
SketchUp has transformed my work as a historian of ancient Rome, as a research tool and in my teaching. It’s accessible to non-specialists but creates great results; it’s a joy to use and to teach.Roman Historian, University of Reading