Google Apps Education Edition offers simple, powerful, and free communication and collaboration tools for educational institutions of any size--all hosted by Google to streamline setup, minimize maintenance, and reduce IT costs. With Gmail, Google Calendar, and video and voice chat, students, faculty, and staff can stay connected and work together with ease, even within a private school domain. And, using Google Docs, which includes word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation tools, they can share files and collaborate in real-time, keeping versions organized and available wherever and whenever users work. Anti-spam/ anti-virus protection, built-in disaster recovery, global scalability and world-class security are included. Employees can access email from anywhere and choose the Web and mobile interface they want: Gmail, Outlook, iPhone or BlackBerry.
Google Apps Education Edition provides 7GB of email storage per user and is free for schools and universities and 501(c)3 non-profit organizations.