Wikipedia Primary School	

!
Providing on Wikipedia the information necessary
to complete the cycle of primary education i...
Wikipedia?
xkcd, Map of Online Communities and related points of interest, 2007, http://xkcd.com/256/, cc by-nc.
© Information Architects,Web Trand Map 2007/V2, 2007.
© Bili Bidjocka, Ecriture Infinie, http://www.ecritureinfinie.org.
Kiwix,Wikipedia offline.
http://education.wikia.com/wiki/Education:Main_Page.
Framasoft et Wikimedia France proposent en 2012 une clé USB contenant l'encyclopédie libre Wikipédia accompagnée de plusie...
© Mounir Fatmi, G8 Les balais, 2004, installation.
Erik Zachte, May 2011. CC BY-SA
© Tsesler &Voichenko,Welcome, Minsk, Road sign.
We want to make Wikipedia a better education resource.
Identify content
gap from school
programs
Trigger the
production of
content: new
articles,
improvements,
editing of existi...
Why
1.Wikipedia claims to be an educational tool	

2. It is powerful (500 million readers) 	

3. It is more and more acces...
What we are not going to do
1.We do not break Wikipedia rules. 	

2.We do not work for governments and ministries of educa...
Conclusion
© Mounir Fatmi, Les connexions, 2003-2004, installation
© Lara Baladi.
Wikipedia Primary School: Providing on Wikipedia the information necessary to complete the cycle of
primary education in t...
Wikipedia Primary School Cape Town 2014
Wikipedia Primary School Cape Town 2014
Wikipedia Primary School Cape Town 2014
Wikipedia Primary School Cape Town 2014
Wikipedia Primary School Cape Town 2014
Wikipedia Primary School Cape Town 2014
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Wikipedia Primary School Cape Town 2014

  1. 1. Wikipedia Primary School ! Providing on Wikipedia the information necessary to complete the cycle of primary education in the languages used by the different education systems Cape Town 19/06/2014
  2. 2. Wikipedia?
  3. 3. xkcd, Map of Online Communities and related points of interest, 2007, http://xkcd.com/256/, cc by-nc.
  4. 4. © Information Architects,Web Trand Map 2007/V2, 2007.
  5. 5. © Bili Bidjocka, Ecriture Infinie, http://www.ecritureinfinie.org.
  6. 6. Kiwix,Wikipedia offline.
  7. 7. http://education.wikia.com/wiki/Education:Main_Page.
  8. 8. Framasoft et Wikimedia France proposent en 2012 une clé USB contenant l'encyclopédie libre Wikipédia accompagnée de plusieurs dizaines de logiciels libres.
  9. 9. © Mounir Fatmi, G8 Les balais, 2004, installation.
  10. 10. Erik Zachte, May 2011. CC BY-SA
  11. 11. © Tsesler &Voichenko,Welcome, Minsk, Road sign.
  12. 12. We want to make Wikipedia a better education resource.
  13. 13. Identify content gap from school programs Trigger the production of content: new articles, improvements, editing of existing OER Peer review process on Wikipedia, with the involvement of journals, with the involvement of experts New content available on Wikipedia or for Wikipedia SCHOOL PROGRAMS SCHOOL PROGRAMS SCHOOL PROGRAMS Thank you Luca &all.
  14. 14. Why 1.Wikipedia claims to be an educational tool 2. It is powerful (500 million readers) 3. It is more and more accessible (online, mobile, offline) 4. Making sure it provides (good) content related to education 5. Improving underrepresented content 6.Taking advantage of existing resources and expertise 7. Making sure we take into consideration who Wikipedia is “educating” and what it is “teaching” 8. Supporting Wikipedia and its (potential and new) communities
  15. 15. What we are not going to do 1.We do not break Wikipedia rules. 2.We do not work for governments and ministries of education. 3.We do not consider Wikipedia a schoolbook. 4.We do not promote Wikipedia as a stable and passive resource. 5.We do not centralize all the activities, and in any case we can’t. !
  16. 16. Conclusion
  17. 17. © Mounir Fatmi, Les connexions, 2003-2004, installation
  18. 18. © Lara Baladi.
  19. 19. Wikipedia Primary School: Providing on Wikipedia the information necessary to complete the cycle of primary education in the languages used by the different education systems http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia_Primary_School Iolanda Pensa, io@pensa.it, SUPSI, cc by-sa all, Cape Town 19/06/2014 ! © Chacho Pueble, his great-aunt and photos by his sister Lula, http://www.behance.net/gallery/Grandmother-Tips/2392946.

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