Title

Wikis

Document Type

Article

Abstract

As a widely applied Web2.0 technology, wikis are open, dynamic websites with collaboratively constructed knowledge, information, and resources, which are freely available to any Internet user. This book chapter serves as an overview to wikis, discussing thei benefits and practical educational applications towards K-12, higher education, corporations, government, and non-profits, providing examples and references to further materials.

Disciplines

Business | Communication | Communication Technology and New Media | Education

Comments

This is the publisher's (Indira Gandhi National Open University) version, previously appearing as Zhang, K & DeLoose, S. (2009) – Wiki. In S. Mishra (ed.) Handbook on eLearning. India: India Gandhi National Open University. Copyright (2009) Ke Zhang and Stacey DeLoose.