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Project AoW: Becoming a Wikipedian – Concept 2 – Lost Post

I had drafted a post on concept 2 that I had been looking up on a Wednesday morning on Wikipedia, but that post got lost, somehow 🙁 But I still know what it all was about, even though I cannot remember all the details of the text that I had written… I’ve corrected the orthography […]

2 May 2011 at 16:03 - Comments

Project AoW: Becoming a Wikipedian – Concept 1

I’m giving a lecture today about teaching with multimedia and hypermedia and I was thinking about looking up examples of such educational media on Wikipedia… To my big surprise, I had to discover that “educational media” was not (and still is not) defined and explained on Wikipedia! I do think that this concept needs to […]

30 March 2011 at 08:33 - Comments
Bob Reuter at 16:20 on 5 April 2011
Today I've again used the term "educational media" when writing up instructions for a learning activity and I really wanted…
Kristina at 08:02 on 9 April 2011
You could expand / use the page for "Educational Technology"...

Project AoW: Becoming a Wikipedian – Day 1

Today, I decided to install the following pro-active routine for my contribution to Project AoW: Once a week, let’s say every Wednesday morning during my commute to Walferdange, I look up a concept on Wikipedia that is on my mind that morning (for whatever reason), and check if an entry exists. If I don’t find […]

30 March 2011 at 08:05 - Comments

Project AoW: Becoming a Wikipedian – Introduction

I’ve recently decided, together with my college and friend Benoît Majerus, to answer the call issued by the Wikimedia Foundation, asking academics to actively contribute to the largest, free, online encyclopedic repository of human knowledge in the known universe that we all resort to when we want to look up a concept or fact: Wikipedia. […]

30 March 2011 at 07:19 - Comments
Bob Reuter at 15:30 on 2 May 2011
http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2011/apr/06/in-praise-of-academic-wikipedians