Web4Classroom is a K-12 online learning community that gives teachers tools with which to manage an educational environment. Standards-based learning applications and comprehensive reference databases are integrated into an easy-to-use class management system. A curriculum repository allows teachers to design, save and share curriculum with colleagues. The service allows teachers to create and organize standards-based lesson plans and assignments, as well as automatically grade and transfer the results to a grade book. Easy exchange of student information complements a teacher's existing student management system. Each content application is designed to improve students' comprehension and standardized test-taking skills. The service can be accessed from any Internet-connected computer. More information can be found at www.web4school.com.
This article originally appeared in the 04/01/2001 issue of THE Journal.