What is happening?
On June 30, 2019 support and services will end for GoAnimate for Schools. At that time GoAnimate will no longer support GoAnimate for Schools.
When is this happening?
The product will be completely removed on June 30, 2019.
Why is this happening?
GoAnimate for Schools was built on older technology (Flash) that will no longer be supported by all major browsers beginning in 2020. In preparation for this, GoAnimate has decided to retire GoAnimate for Schools instead of rewriting it using newer technology.
Who is affected?
All GoAnimate for Schools users.
Do you have a replacement product?
GoAnimate does not offer a direct replacement for this product. As you look for another service, we strongly encourage you to find one that is committed to safeguarding the personal information of children. Good questions to ask are: Are you COPPA compliant? Are you GDPR compliant?
Is GoAnimate planning to make products for schools and educators?
GoAnimate does not have any plans for replacing GoAnimate for Schools.
Can I still purchase a subscription?
You may sign up for or renew a subscription until May 5, 2018. After this date subscription sales will end. Your existing subscription will last until the earlier of when it naturally expires, or June 30, 2019, whichever comes first. If there is any time left on your subscription after June 30, 2019, you will receive a refund.
Can I purchase a partial-year subscription?
If your planned renewal goes past June 30, 2019, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for a quote for a partial-year subscription that will expire on June 30, 2019.
What happened to the free trial?
In preparation for shutting down the platform we have removed the free trial option from our website.