A Blog of my work and activities as a Technology Trainer. This blog is maintained as a record of the things I am learning.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
A while back I did a Faculty Lounge Episode about Wikispaces and how it could be used in the classroom. But now Wikispaces has branched out. They have developed some unique and specific features for Classroom use and one of the options in your settings on your Wiki is to make it a classroom.
This enables several new features:
These features functionally turn a wiki for collaboration into a Learning Management System for course delivery. Allowing any teacher to deliver content, make assignments, create calendar events and provide feedback with assessment. Just another great tool in the teacher toolkit.
I really am learning and this blog is maintained both as a record of some of what I am doing as well as a place for me to train and teach others about creating an online presence. So please don't mind the dust. We aren't remodeling we are learning!
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