Schools: Get Office 365 for Education for Free

Did you know that your local school can get Office 365 for students, teachers and staff for free?  Help provide your children with access to the latest technology by asking your school to sign-up and participate in this great offer.

The FREE Office 365 for Education package includes:

Email and calendars
Use business-class, browser-based Outlook, including a 25 GB mailbox per user, shared calendars, and task-management tools. Use your own domain name.

Web conferencing
Host online meetings with audio and video using one-click screen sharing, HD video conferencing, and virtual whiteboard. Excellent for distance learning.

Instant messaging
Connect with others via instant message and let people know your availability with your online status.

File storage and sharing
SkyDrive Pro gives users 7 GB of personal storage that syncs with their PC for offline access. Easily share documents with others through Office or SharePoint.

Team sites
Work together on projects, in study groups, or in clubs with team sites that help keep related documents, notes, tasks, and conversations organized together. Up to 300 subsites.

Office Web Apps
Create and edit Word, OneNote, PowerPoint, and Excel documents from any modern browser.

Mobility
Sync email, calendar, and contacts; access SharePoint sites; view and edit Office documents with Office Web Apps using a browser on Windows Phone, iOS, and Android devices.

Apps for Office and SharePoint
New third-party and customer-developed apps work with Office and SharePoint to bring web services right into your documents and sites.

Administration
The admin portal provides IT detailed configuration options for your services, either from an online portal or through automated management with PowerShell commands.

Reliability
Get peace of mind knowing your services are available available with a guaranteed 99.9% uptime, financially backed service level agreement (SLA).

Security
Cutting-edge security practices with five layers of security and proactive monitoring help keep your data safe.

Privacy
Your data belongs to you. Microsoft does not scan emails or documents for advertising purposes.

Up to date
No need to pay for version upgrades; updates are included in your subscription. New features are rolled out to Office 365 customers in an IT-configurable experience.

Support
24/7 phone support for all IT issues. For less urgent issues, you can make service requests directly through the admin portal.

For more information on Office 365 for Education you can visit the Microsoft Office 365 for Education site or attend one of many Office 365 overview presentations.  You can also speak with a Microsoft representative about Office 365 for Education by clicking on the Chat Now link located on the Microsoft Office 365 for Education web site.

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