School web sites should lead the way when it comes to showcasing student work and sharing school news and information.
Yet most are getting skunked by competitors, many from for-profit entities whose real goal is advertising revenue, not education.
Lack of funding is the reason most frequently voiced by school officials for the current sorry state of affairs.
That's partly why most school web master positions are still filled with unpaid "volunteers" who might or might not have any background or training for the job.
While school secretaries, media specialists, and parents try to fill the gap, the results are...