Teacher Web Examples

just to mention a few...

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Wordpress

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iSchool

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Google Sites

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Things to Consider...

Essential Information

  • Schedule

  • Calendar -- events, meetings, due dates

  • Teacher Contact Info -- how and when to best contact, include Text Messaging Tools such as how parents can opt into Remind, Class Messenger, etc.

  • Syllabus

  • Infinite Campus

  • Homework and grading policies

  • Assignments

  • Links to important sites used in class-- Infinite Campus, iSchool, Turn It In!, etc.

Additional Information

  • About page -- share information about yourself

  • Links to social media -- teacher Twitter account, class Facebook pages, etc.

  • Curriculum descriptions -- brief overview of each class

  • Blog -- about classroom happenings

  • Classroom tour -- photos, video, etc. to orient parents and grandparents to your classroom

What is not suitable for a class website?

  • Specific student information

  • Student grades

  • Missing assignments (unless a general reminder)

  • Behavior information

  • Student names/pictures if students have opted out

  • Negative messages