Managing Course Content


Wikispaces provides a place to put class announcements, assignments, content and resources for students to easily access anytime anywhere. It also provides the additional benefit of encouraging students discussion and collaboration through teaming and projects.
See HF High School Economics for an example of an online curriculum
See Newton Barwa Academy Wikispace for an example of using a wiki to communicate with primary school parents in an effort to go paperless
See Mr. Young's Wikispace for an example of a classroom managed through Wikispaces
See Madame Thomas's Wikispace for an example of a completely online curriculum


Projects


Provide a place for students to work together on real-world problems.
See the TMHS Climate Change Debate page for an example of students working in teams to create pages of a wiki
See the World Regions Project for an example of students working in groups to create resource pages for different regions of the world
See the Flat Planet Project for an example of a collaborative project involving two groups of students in Canada and the UK.


Professional Development


Sharing resources and information for other teachers
See HF High School Economics Teaching Resources for an example
See Granite School District EdTech Monthly Newsletter for an example of a technology newsletter
See Robert Maloy's Wikispace for an example of a resource site for history teachers