How can I get a free teacher account for Read&Write?

Read&Write for Google Chrome

Before you add the extension, please fill out our Free for Teachers form



Free for Teacher form 


Make sure you enter in the same email that you use to log into Chrome.



To check, copy and paste chrome://settings into your URL bar. The email that is logged in will be listed at the top of the page.


Google Chrome signed in account


You can add Read&Write for Google Chrome from the Chrome Web Store and search for Read&Write. You will see Read&Write for Google Chrome with a blue box that says ADD TO CHROME


Click on that blue box.

Read&Write for Chrome extension


Read&Write will now be added to your Chrome account and will ask you to allow permissions.




Read&Write for Windows

Before you download Read&Write for Windows, please fill out our Free for Teachers form.


You can download Read&Write for Windows by going to our main website Texthelp.com


Hover over Products > click on Read&Write > select Try Now > choose Windows > then your location. 


How to get Read&Write for windows


*Depending on the browser you are using, you will see the download in the bottom left corner of the Chrome browser, or top right in Firefox or I.E/Edge*


When the download is complete, run the “read%write” exe file and follow the installation setup.



Once installed and running, the toolbar it will ask you to sign in.


Read&Write Sign in window


If you use Outlook, Office 365, SharePoint, or Microsoft Exchange as you email client, select Sign in with Microsoft and use the email that you entered into the Free for Teachers form.



If you use Gmail as your email client, select Sign in with Google and use the email that you entered into the Free for Teachers form. 


Free for Teacher form




Read&Write for Mac

Before you download Read&Write for Mac, please fill out our Free for Teachers form.


You can download Read&Write for Mac by going to our main website Texthelp.com.


over over Products > click on Read&Write > select Try Now > choose Mac > then your click Try Now again.  


How to get Read&Write for Mac


*Depending on the browser you are using, you will see the download in the bottom left corner of the Chrome browser, or top right in Firefox or Safari*


When the download is complete, double click on the “read&write” dmg file and follow the installation setup.



Once installed and running, the toolbar it will ask you to sign in. 


Read&Write sign in screen


If you use Outlook, Office 365, SharePoint, or Microsoft Exchange as you email client, select Sign in with Microsoft and use the email that you entered into the Free for Teachers form.


If you use Gmail as your email client, select Sign in with Google and use the email that you entered into the Free for Teachers form. 


Free for Teachers form