Sign up for NextLesson

NextLesson offers three ways to sign up for an account: 

  • Google
  • Edmodo 
  • Email Address

If you already use Edmodo or Google in your classroom, these sign up methods will enable to you have Single sign-on. If your classroom does not use these solutions you can sign up with your email address.  

In the situation you are part of a school license or trial and do not know which method you should use, please consult your administrator.


This method is for schools who use Google for email, Google docs, or Google Classroom. For teachers who use Google Classroom this does enable you to sync with your existing classes:

  1. Click the Sign Up button
  2. Select Teacher
  3. Click Sign up with Google
  4. Enter your email address and click Next
  5. Enter your password and click Sign in (note: NextLesson will not receive access to your password)
  6. Authorize NextLesson
  7. Welcome to NextLesson!



If you already use Edmodo in your classroom, this will make things easier with your existing classes:

  1. Click the Sign Up button
  2. Select Teacher
  3. Click Sign up with Edmodo
  4. Enter your Email or Username, Password and click Log In
  5. Approve NextLesson
  6. Welcome to NextLesson!


Email Address

If you do not use Google or Edmodo, use this method to sign up for NextLesson (note: when a student signs up, they are not required to have an email address).

  1. Click the Sign Up button
  2. Select Teacher
  3. Click Sign up with email
  4. Complete the information fields and click Complete sign up
  5. Welcome to NextLesson!


Questions & Answers

Q: What happens when I authorize NextLesson on Google or Edmodo?

A: NextLesson receives the essential information in order to interact with your classes on that platform and recognize you as a user. We do not get any passwords.

Q: I have an account on and on Edmodo. Can I combine them?

A: Yes, please email for assistance.

Q: I accidentally signed a student up as a teacher, how do I change it?

A: Email us at with the student’s username and we can correct it.



Need more support or have additional questions about signing up for NextLesson? Contact us at

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