What is Google Apps?

Google Apps for Education is a suite of communication and collaboration applications that our students have been using for 7 years and includes: 

Why did we choose Google Apps?

Based on our recent growth and cost trends, we looked for an email and calendar solution that could provide with us the following benefits: 

What does Google Apps include?

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Gmail

Google Calendar

Google Hangouts

Google Drive

Google Docs editors

Google Sites

What are the key benefits? 

How will this work?.