Check out Edmodo if you are looking for a learning management system that is easy to use. It has the look of Facebook, so it is easy to navigate through. It is a perfect answer for classroom social networking. They provide Webinars listed on the Edmodo Blog to help educators maximize the use. They even have an Edmodo app for the iPhone that makes it easy to manage your classroom's online presence.
We visited Wylie East High School and got to see first hand how teachers were using this tool. This provides students with 24/7 access to your classroom, allows for assignments to be posted and turned in, and creates an environment that promotes learning beyond the classroom. Below is a Prezi that has been created to further explain the power behind Edmodo. It is time to empower your students with learning beyond the walls of your classroom!