3 Challenges (with Benefits) to Wiki Use in Instruction

3 Challenges to Wiki Use in Instruction
Ruth Reynard

How can the instructional uses of a wiki be maximized to ensure this higher level of engagement with students?

  1. Creating Meaningful Assignments: Motivation
    • The Assignments Is Moving and Not Closed (Dynamic, Not Static)
    • The Assignment Requires Participation
    • The Assignment Uses the Participation To Move Forward
  2. Grade Value for Constructed Input: Affirmation
    • Working with and Building on Existing Information
    • Inputting new information
    • Synthesis of Ideas and Relevant Use
  3. Collective Knowledge Use: Learning
    • Complex Problems
    • Non-Preset Solutions
    • Adequate Time Allowed for Process

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