Wikis are an excellent tool to use for student collaboration, but before we can implement this tool effectively in the classroom we must first understand what a powerful tool wikis can be for communication, collaboration, and content creation. This book will help educators learn to use wikis in their own work so that classroom use of wikis can become more authentic and engaging!
How do we leverage technology - specifically wikis and other web-based tools - to improve our collaboration, communication, creative thinking, problem-solving, and change processes? How do we make better use of our time and better use of technology resources such as server space and email? How do we model 21st Century tools for better communication and collaboration across all levels of our educational organizations?
Watch a short video describing one of the many examples included in the book on how you can use wikis for communicating new professional learning: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aWue4LF90LM
Wikis can transform how educators work together enabling us to work more efficiently in order to devote more time focused on our core mission of educating all students. Learn more about how wikis can transform your organization, why we should be using them, and how to get started in Wikified Schools: Using Wikis to Improve Collaboration and Communication in Education.