The Wonderful World of Wikis Joselyn J. Todd, Ph.D.- Cary Academy
Wiki? <> Intro
Wiki Basics <> Intro
- Wiki = Quickly !
- Web Application- Easy website design
-So many new technologies…so little time!
Discussion Forums (AS)
21 Century Literacy… How does the Wiki fit into the big picture? Wikis can act as a teaching/learning tool in which to develop all of the above! <> Wiki-Classroom
Critics and Reviewers
Why use Wikis in the Classroom? <> Wiki-Classroom - Easy to Use, FREE - Slow connections - Allows teacher monitoring - Creates a student-centric learning environment **Intellectual Creativity!- Life Long Learners!
Award Winning Wikis
Professional Development The only thing we have to fear is fear itself… - FDR, 1933 <> PD - Learn the basics - Give it a try by doing a pilot project with a small group of kids or adults - Learn from the kids who will learn it much faster than you do… Beg for help from them .
Questions? Brainstorming? <> ?’s
Do not confine your children to your own learning…for they were born in another time. – Hebrew Proverb