I am an Engineering Graphics and Design teacher in South Africa and have not been able to find any means of acquiring free or discounted licences in order to teach SketchUp. Anything available always seems to be only for the American market. Surely access to SketchUp should be more global. Any suggestions?
Public or Private School ?
K-12 or Collegiate ?
Yes, sometimes you must purchase through a regional reseller.
There is a K-12 state/provincial grant program, and some provinces in South Africe have flags on the grant map:
… which also says:
“Schools are also permitted to download and use SketchUp Make”.
In addition, there is the collegiate grant program:
Note that the University of Pretoria is one.