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What is a Wiki? Presentation By Stephen Stone & Kairi Suswell
Collaborative Page Editing Let multiple people collaborate on the same page. Your pages can be centralized on the wiki for as many editors as you grant access to.
Complete history and audit trail WikiSpaces keeps a complete audit trail of every change made to your wiki. You can reverse any change with a couple clicks..
Easily invite others to collaborate Invite 1 or 1,000 users to your WikiSpaces in seconds. Inviting users is easy with just a few clicks
Keep students engaged outside of the classroom Provides students a means to complete assignments outside the classroom Provides another means to info due dates for Homework, Projects and Tests to students
Setting up the Account In your browser, type in http://www.wikispaces.com/ http://www.wikispaces.com/ In the “Get Started” blue box on your right, type in your desired username and password Remember, you will be using this to get in Wiki. Also, type in your email, so you can confirm your account.
Signing into Wiki Before signing into Wiki, go to your email account and confirm your Wiki account Now you sign in by clicking on to “Already a member, sign in.” Then, type your newly-created username and password in appropriate boxes and hit enter.
Signed in When signed in, this page should show up.
Working with Wiki You can create your new wiki by clicking “Create a New Wiki” at top right hand corner of the page Then following the directions the pops up
Find Other Wiki Search and favorite Wikis by typing in their unique in the search bar Some Wiki are easily found, but others you must type exactly to find it. Example: “CardinalDougherty” “StoneCold1209”
ITunes U Itunes U is “Mobile learning” It gives students more access to material while giving educators another outlet of information to provide to the student You can link ITunes U video onto your wiki page
Help You can receive help through the help tab at the top of any pages of Wikispaces Or you can email one of Wikispaces’s helpers and receive help within 24 hours of the email