Monthly Archives: August 2011

Projects: A better way to work in classroom groups

Several months ago, we locked our programmers away in a secret laboratory with a single, all-consuming directive: find a better way for wiki members to do independent classroom group work. We’re calling this new feature Projects. Whenever you have a particular assignment or activity, you can create a project for it, then define teams of […]

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August Roundup

Since it’s the last Monday of the month, we wanted to take a look at some of the cool Wikispaces-related things that people have been talking about this month. Here are some of the highlights from August: Great stuff for the start of the year Sure, you’ve set up your room and finalized your lesson […]

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Featured Wiki: ICTmagic

Martin Burrett started the ICTmagic wiki in December of 2010. 1. Briefly describe your group, your wiki, and what you use it to do: My wiki page began as a way of sharing useful websites with my colleagues at Mersea Island School, a large rural Primary school (k-5), near Colchester in the south-east of England. […]

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Tips and tricks: Getting started with Wikispaces Private Label

Wikispaces Private Label gives your organization more wikis, more robust tools (like wiki templates, full integration, and site branding), and more insight into the wikis your community is using. It gives you a lot of extra power and flexibility — and a few extra considerations in the start-up phase. This month, we’re sneaking in an […]

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Tips and Tricks: Starting a new wiki

A wiki is an organic creation: it grows and changes over time as you and your community work on it. But, like with any organic process, you’ll get the best results in the long run if you start out with a solid foundation. This month, we’re going to walk you through a few of the […]

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