My Experience Teaching a Class on Wikipedia, Part 1

Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Many educators have an unhealthy relationship with Wikipedia. While we may use it to grab some quick information or knowledge, we tend to forbid our students from accessing. On the one hand, we recognize it as a ready repository of information on the other hand we are hesitant to accept its validity. Check out Robert Connolley’s College Seminar class on teaching Wikipedia. I promise, it will be eye opening!

My Experience Teaching a Class on Wikipedia, Part 1.

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2 thoughts on “My Experience Teaching a Class on Wikipedia, Part 1

  1. norm

    It is no different from any textbook, errors and whatnot but it sure is handy. It is the first place I go when I start in on something not in my tacit knowledge. The links are as handy as any bibliography..

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