Google for Education announced today that G Suite for Education is now Google Workspace for Education. As a premium educational software provider, Google Workspace for Education offers an expanded portfolio of education solutions providing more choice and control to K-12 districts and Higher Education institutes.
The new Google Workspace for Education solutions include four editions that provide flexibility yet ensure a best-in-class experience for students and staff. The four editions are as follows:
Education Fundamentals: No-cost tools that empower your school community with a suite of secure tools that enable learning and collaboration
Education Standard: All the benefits of Education Fundamentals with advanced security and analytics
Teaching and Learning Upgrade: All the benefits of Education Fundamentals plus enhanced meet, classroom, and assignment features
Education Plus: The ultimate suite of tools that offers full Google Workspace for Education capabilities for both IT teams and educators
Availability of these new choices begins on April 14th and current G Suite Enterprise for Education customers will automatically become Google Workspace for Education Plus customers. Follow this link for a complete breakdown of features and benefits of each edition.
Google Workspace for Education and Amplified IT are co-hosting a product training series from Feb 23rd, 2021 to April 8th, 2021. These sessions will help you understand the impact on your institute. Each session is 30 minutes, and will detail specific features, with demo-based training and educational use cases. This training is suitable for educators, curriculum, and IT leaders. Learn more about this event and register here.