Education Standard

Education Standard includes all the features of Education Fundamentals, as well as advanced security and analytics tools, that help you proactively protect data and privacy, and safeguard your school community against evolving security risks.

Teaching and Learning Upgrade

The Teaching and Learning Upgrade includes all the capabilities of Education Fundamentals as well as enhanced video conferencing, enriched class experiences and tools to drive academic integrity and transform learning.

Education Plus

G Suite Enterprise for Education is now Google Workspace for Education Plus. This comprehensive edition includes all the enhanced security features and tools from Education Standard and the Teaching and Learning Upgrade, and more.

Frequently asked questions

Can I trial a paid edition before they buy?

Yes, you can sign up to trial the editions. The trials last 60 days for 50 user licenses.

Do I have to buy a license for every student and teacher?

Teaching and Learning Upgrade - NO - You can buy as many or as few as you want. Education Standard and Education Plus - YES - You must license every user on your domain. You will get one free teacher license for every four student lienses purchased.

How are employees defined? What about graduate students? Part-time staff?

Employee is defined as any individual that is full-time or part-time faculty and staff. Student workers and graduate assistants are excluded from this definition.

With purchases of Google Workspace for Education Plus and Standard, how are students defined? What about part-time students? Alumni accounts?

Students are defined as full time enrolled individuals. Both Education Plus and Standard are licensed as full-domain editions, so licenses must be purchased for all full time enrolled students. Additional licenses can optionally be purchased for part time students, alumni, or others.

How do you assign a license?

The license deployment guide offers best practices for assigning and re-assigning licenses.

Is there a minimum order?

Teaching and Learning Upgrade - NO Education Standard and Education Plus - YES - You must buy a minimum of 50 licenses (and you must also cover every student on your domain).