Adobe Spark is an online software package that gives students several tools for creativity projects. It has an image creation tool, a website builder, and a presentation/ video creation tool. All students and teachers in Baldwin County have access to the program for free.
Training for Adobe Spark can be found on the Education Technology's Distance Learning Site.
Frequently Asked Questions about Adobe Spark
Q. How do students access Adobe Spark?
A. Students can access Adobe Spark from their student portal: students.bcbe.org
Q. What type of account do students need to log in with?
A. Students use their ibaldwin.org account to log into the Adobe site when prompted.
Q. What type of account do students need to select?
A. Students need to choose the enterprise account type.
Q. How do teachers access Adobe Spark?
A. Teachers can access Adobe Spark from their teacher portal: my.bcbe.org
Q. What type of account do teachers need to log in with?
A. Teachers use their BCBE account just like they are logging into their computer or the teacher portal.
Q. What type of account do teachers need to select?
A. Teachers need to choose the enterprise account type.
Q. Can students publish their webpages online for everyone to see?
A. Yes. If you choose to have them create a website, they do have the ability to publish a site to the Adobe Spark website. Sites should be monitored or checked by a teacher prior to publishing.
Q. Can users save their work to Google Drive?
A. Yes. Each section of Spark has a share menu that will allow users to share their work to Google Drive.
Q. Can Adobe Spark edit video?
A. Spark does not have a full editing suite similar to iMovie or Adobe Premier. It can, however, string together photos or already-edited videos, sound, and motion. It also has the ability to trim movies that are imported from another source.
Q. Can Adobe Spark Edit Photos?
A. Not as much as true photo editing apps can. It can crop, resize, remove background, and a few other tricks. You can also create collages and other types of projects.