Teachers are always looking for digital tools that allow them to easily communicate to students and parents. Some teachers use websites and blogs. Others use LMS sites or Learning Management Systems. Google Classroom is similar to other LMS sites. The advantage to using Google Classroom is that it is easily integrated with Google Apps for Education. This makes going paperless and integrating technology effectively possible. Teachers can set up one class or multiple classes. Watch this short video below on how to get started with Google Classroom. Then visit Google Classroom to get started.
I'm a 7th grade Reading teacher and a technology lover. During the 2011-2012 school year we implemented a BYOD initiative. I hope that you will find some helpful information here.