Teacher Review For Weebly

Create professional-looking websites in minutes!

Kelly B.
Media specialist/librarian
Chaminade College Preparatory High School
West Hills, CA
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My Grades 9, 10, 11, 12
My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts
My Rating 5
Learning Scores
Engagement 5
Pedagogy 5
Support 5
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time More than 15 minutes
Great for Creation
Further application
Homework
Individual
Knowledge gain
Small group
Student-driven work
Teacher-led lessons
Whole class
Great with Advanced learners
ELL
General
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I collaborated with a teacher who did an "If I Were President" project. I taught the students how to create a Weebly website. They were to create pages for topics such as The Economy, Military, Education, Health Care, etc. They could embed video, files, images, text, weblinks, etc. I explained what makes a website attractive, easy to use, etc. The sites they created were impressive. I like Weebly so much, I use it for my own library website (www.chaminadelibrary.org).
My Take
Weebly is incredibly easy to use, provides professional-looking results, and has many options available even in the free version. The Weebly folks are continually improving their product, take suggestions seriously, and offer comprehensive help including video and live tutorials. Students really got into creating their sites, and those who wanted to, delved into the deeper capabilities of Weebly. And excellent resource for teacher sites and/or student projects.