Personal Gmail account vs GAFE account

posted Jul 12, 2015, 11:03 AM by Eric Curts   [ updated Jul 12, 2015, 11:10 AM ]
Google provides free Google accounts with an email address to anyone. Google also offers free Google Apps for Education accounts to schools.

So why should schools use Google Apps for Education accounts instead of regular Gmail accounts?

There are many benefits for schools for using Google Apps for Education. Below is a link to a presentation I put together that highlights many of the differences between a personal Gmail account and a school Google Apps for Education account.

 Slideshow - "Google Accounts: Personal vs GAFE" - Google Slides link

Feel free to use this slideshow to help schools that are considering a move to Google Apps for Education. Additionally you may find this other presentation below useful, which offers a general overview of Google Apps for Education:

 Slideshow - "Google Apps for Education Overview" - Google Slides link