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What I Know Is
The Wiki-Wiki Web
Developed by Ward Cunningham in 1995
Wiki is a Hawaiian word for quick.
Wiki = What I know Is (backronym)
A collaborative website with many authors
is one of the most visited websites in the world
Wissachickon School District's eToolBox
- a wiki full of resources for integrating technology into the classroom:
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Common Craft's Wiki's in Plain English
Wikibooks: Example - South African Curriculum
The entire national high school curriculum for the country of South Africa is now in a wiki. (
Integration Into Higher Education
Wikis have great potential as an educational tool for both teachers and students because they encourage collaborative learning and resource sharing. The following are just a few of the many ways that wikis can be used in education:
Group Authoring and Collaboration
Creation and organization of content and study guides
Group note taking
Dissemination of classroom information
help on how to format text
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