A class website can be very useful in the learning environment for students. You can create a place that is the starting point for your class that contains links, resources, class calendar, forum posts, news and updates. The website can also be a great way to make connections with parents.
A Google Site is very easy to get started. You can spend a lot of time formatting your site but to get a basic site up and running, you can get that done in a very short time. Watch the video below for tips on the basics of getting a site up and running.