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On Mon, Sep 21, 2020 at 11:54 AM Jean Burke <
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> MMUUSD also purchased through AmplifiedIT.
> Very expensive....and we need the recording feature.
>
> Jean Burke
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> MMUUSD Technology Support
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> On Fri, Sep 18, 2020 at 4:37 PM Robert Gervais <
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>> We have not upgraded yet, but have submitted a PO to Amplified IT (Google
>> reseller).  You can choose your reseller (ie CDWG), but I went with
>> Ampliifed IT because I want to also work with them on their product to
>> connect Powerschool with Google Classroom (Lil SIS) and other tools. I
>> thought it would be smart to build that relationship, as they'll be the
>> "implementation specialist" for Enterprise.
>> You need to purchase educator licenses (annually $24/each) and you get
>> student licenses on a 1:10 ratio.  Educators includes paras and teachers,
>> but you can exclude non-educational staff such as custodial/bus drivers,
>> etc.
>> There is a 2 week+ lead time I was told.
>> Thus far the hardest part was making contact with a Google rep who could
>> give me this information.  Feel free to contact me offlist if you want that
>> contact info (guessing it's applicable to all k-12 VT schools).
>>
>> Hope this helps somene!
>>
>> Robert Gervais
>> Director of Technology
>> Missisquoi Valley School District
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>> "If you can't explain it simply, you don't know it well enough" Albert
>> Einstein
>>
>> Need tech support?
>> Put in a ticket here: support.mvsdschools.org
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Sep 18, 2020 at 3:48 PM Michael RobbGrieco <
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>>> Hi Everyone,
>>>
>>> Two questions and then I will describe where we're at with this:
>>> 1) Has anyone upgraded or tried to, to GSuite Enterprise for Education
>>> (and how did it go)?
>>> And
>>> 2) Does upgrading through a Google certified resellers seem safe enough?
>>> (More on this below)
>>>
>>> We are trying to upgrade to GSuite Enterprise for Education (GSEfE)
>>> ahead of the September 30th removal of various features (such as Meet
>>> recordings) and the impending added Meet features in GSEfE, and we have
>>> found that no one from Google responds to the form submission for
>>> upgrading. After 3 tries over the past weeks followed by unfulfilled
>>> autogenerated email responses to the form submission that said a
>>> representative would contact me in 1-4 business days, I posted in a Google
>>> Community Help forum about this issue after seeing other similar posts. A
>>> certified Google reseller (Tech GroupZ) from India contacted me by phone
>>> after seeing the forum post. The reseller told us that at this time Google
>>> is only doing upgrades to GSEfE through resellers (can anyone verify
>>> this?). They sent me their Google reseller certification and links to
>>> verify that status. I need to use "transfer tokens" generated in Google
>>> Admin to give the reseller access to implement the upgrade with each of our
>>> school domains (we are all separate in Windham Southwest). It all seems on
>>> the up and up, but I just wanted to ask those questions I mentioned at the
>>> top: 1) Has anyone else has done this process (and how did it go)? And 2)
>>> does upgrading through Google certified resellers seems safe enough?
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> Mike RobbGrieco
>>>
>>> Director of Curriculum & Technology Integration
>>> Windham Southwest Supervisory Union
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>>>
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