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Wikis for School Leaders

Using Technology to Improve Communication and Collaboration, 1st Edition

By Stephanie Sandifer

Routledge

160 pages

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Description

Maximize the effectiveness of your professional activities through the use of wikis, and raise student achievement in turn! With strategies from online educator and technology expert Stephanie Sandifer, this book provides how-to advice on the way in which wikis result in a more efficient use of time, better communication, and increased adult learning for the members of your school community. Inside, you'll find out how to promote collaboration and productivity in your school, all while contributing to improved student learning.

Topics include:

  • The Dos and Don'ts of Wikis
  • Social Networking Tools and Wikis
  • Wikis for Leadership and Administration
  • Wikis in the Classroom
  • Wikis for Home-to-School Communications

Implement each of these practical, innovative ideas and "wikify" your school today!

Table of Contents

About the Author

Acknowledgments

Table of Contents

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Online Resources

Introduction

1 Organization and Collaboration in the B.W. (Before Wiki) Era

2 What Is A Wiki?

3 Why Use A Wiki?

4 When & Where?

5 How?-Making It Work in Your Organization

6 Sustaining Wikis

7 Web 2.0 Tools That Support Wiki Use

8 Wiki Continued-Edit This Chapter

Resources for Successful Wiki Use

Habit Building Guide

Recommended Resources

References

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDU000000
EDUCATION / General

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