Google Apps - A good idea for your school?

google_appsOver the next few posts, we'll be investigating if Google Apps is a good fit for your school. In a 3 part series we'll be answering the following questions:

  • Google Apps - what will we gain?
  • Google Apps - what will we need to give?
  • Google Apps - is it worth it?

In case you're not familiar with Google Apps, Google offers many of their most popular services, such as gmail, calendar and docs to be "hosted" under your domain name, with additional controls over users. Many large companies and universities have taken advantage of the program.