Teacher Websites


PISD offers a variety of platforms to facilitate effective digital communication with parents and students.  Teachers are expected to leverage at least one of the various tools provided for that purpose.  Platform consistency among grade level teams or departments should be a significant consideration.  Be sure that your campus principal is aware of your choice of electronic communication.

Examples of Website Platforms:

  • Google Classroom
  • Google Sites
  • Blackboard Web Community Manager

Parameters/Expectations

All teacher websites must follow our Accessiblity Guidelines.

Information each teacher is expected to share electronically:

SECONDARY

Basic communication including:

  • Teacher contact information (name, email, school phone or whatever other contact info the teacher wishes to share)
  • Class or course syllabus
  • Assignment calendar

Optional

  • Curriculum descriptions and information on instructional programs
  • Homework assignments
  • Course support documents (handouts, worksheets, etc ) and other resources for students
  • Helpful forms
  • Summary of class activities (describe what units are being covered, what projects are in progress, etc.)
ELEMENTARY

Basic communication including:

  • Teacher contact information (name, email, school phone or whatever other contact info the teacher wishes to share, including social media)
  • Specials' schedule for class or grade level
  • Lunch schedule
  • Classroom or grade level calendar

Optional

  • Curriculum descriptions and information on instructional programs
  • Helpful forms
  • Summary of class activities
  • Handouts and support materials for units or projects


Google Classroom - Introduction

Google Sites - Introduction

Blackboard Web Community Manager