Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

Wiki tips and tricks: creating a table of contents

When a lot of editors contribute to a wiki, wonderful things can happen: knowledge can be built upon; resources and learning materials can be shared; information can be passed along. At the same time, adding lots of content can have a less-than-wonderful side effect: the wiki page can become lengthy and cumbersome. When you search […]

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Wiki tips and tricks: notifications

As a teacher, you’d like to keep tabs on your students’ activity on your class wiki, whether to review their contributions or answer posted questions right away. You could hover over each student and watch his or her every move, but you’d waste a lot of time.  A much better (and less creepy) way of […]

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9 tips for becoming an author in our new marketplace

Here are a few quick tips to help you become an author in our new marketplace. We’ve seen your amazing wikis and know that other educators will find the hard work you’ve put into your teaching resources extremely valuable! Tip 1: Start with resources that have been successful with your students. A resource can be any […]

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Tips and Tricks: More Page Options

Looking to rename, lock, or delete a page? You can do all this and more just by heading over to your More Page Options button. Psst. It’s the button that looks like an ellipsis ( … ). From there, you can: Rename a page or redirect it to a different page on your wiki. Lock […]

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Tips and Tricks: Embedding Google Forms

In this Tips and Tricks, we’ll take a look at Google Forms and how educators are embedding them in their wikis to create more interactive online classrooms. Create a survey Want to make your classroom a two-way conversation? Add a survey to your wiki and get feedback from your students on a particular unit. Or […]

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