Original Article

Journal for Interdisciplinary Research in Education (JIRE)

, 4:1

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Using Wikis to Carry Out Project-Based Learning

  • Simon WilliamsAffiliated withCentre for Languages, Taylor’s University Email author 

Abstract

As technology becomes ever more prevalent in the modern classroom, teachers are looking at ways to utilise it for the benefit of their students’ learning. One such tech-tool is the Wiki. Although they are not the most common feature in education, their uses are numerous. This paper will discuss wikis as a tool to carry out, monitor and assess projectbased learning.

Key words:

Wikis project-based learning blended learning alternative assessment peer- and self-assessment