G Suite for Education

What is it?

G Suite for Education is set of cloud-based productivity tools for communication and collaboration. G Suite for Education in Glow is a managed service that offers the following core services: Calendar, Classroom, Directory, Drive & Docs, Google Chat, Google Chrome Sync, Google Meet, Vault, Jamboard, Keep, Sites and Tasks. We have created some videos to help you get started.

Currently Gmail is unavailable through Glow.

Glow Customers now have the option to opt-in to using G Suite for Education in Glow. Please speak to your Glow Key Contact if you are interested in opting in to use G Suite in Glow. There is also a G Suite Group in Glow that can be used to share ideas, suggest improvements and collaborate with others.

Find out more about what G Suite in Glow has to offer in the guide  Ways to Get Going with G Suite.

Help topics

Classroom Drive Collaborate
Sites Google Meet/ Hangouts Chat Contacts and Calendar
Apps and Extensions Admin Roles Other

Why would I use it?

G Suite for Education can be used to facilitate collaboration and creativity, increase teacher efficiency and improve engagement.

G Suite Support

Google will deliver their Professional Development Pathway to those wishing to access G Suite in Glow. Download the pdf below for further information.

Professional Development Pathway

How do I get started?

If you have any enquiries about your Local Authority opting-in to use G Suite in Glow please speak to your Glow Key Contact or email Glow Enquiries at enquiries@glow.gov.uk

Information about the G Suite service requirements and capabilities are available in the Capability Statement.