I have a school website - pickeringschool.org - that I am changing over to WordPress. This is no problem except that I want to add the functionality that allows the teachers to add daily homework like here> I am a novice developer so any suggestions, tutorials, etc would be appreciated. Thank you
See if this plugin suitable for your needs.
Scholarpress plugin for buddypress is for managing courses and also allows for class pages, schedules, discussions.