Author Archives: Bisma

Learning About Web 2.0 – 23 Things for K-12 Educators

Shelley Paul’s journey with wikis began two years ago, after reading a book about implementing different Web 2.0 tools in the classroom. She researched various open-source wiki platforms, but decided they presented too much of a learning curve for most of her teachers. Knowing that she had many more wikis in her future, she began […]

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Burke County Schools Bring Wikis to Their District

Aaron Slutsky, and the Technology Department of the Burke County Schools, was looking to add Web 2.0 tools that would meet the needs of both the teachers and the department. They wanted to have administrative control, while still being simple and easy to use for the teachers. After trying and installing many different wiki engines, […]

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Building a Medical Knowledge Center with Wikispaces Private Label

Wikitox was created by Andrew Dawson in an effort to set up a teaching resource for the management of acute poisoning, a major health problem in the developing world. After a colleague mentioned that he did not have time to create teaching material for his course, Andrew decided to take on this project and chose […]

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Wikispaces Connecting Teachers, Students and Parents

Robin Phares and Kathy Korty, of the Edgewood City Schools, were introduced to Wikispaces in a class on technology in the classroom. After recognizing the potential of using wikis in the classroom, they set up a training session for every teacher in their district, and began using wikis to facilitate communication between students, parents, and […]

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Hello All!

My name is Bisma and I am joining the Wikispaces team as a summer intern. I will be beginning my fourth year at UC Berkeley in the fall. I’ve been learning a lot about Wikispaces and am currently making one of my own. I’m looking forward to working with our many users and getting to […]

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