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wiki, technology enhanced learning, collaborative pedagogy, open source


Lamb, B. (2004). Open Spaces: Wikis, Ready or Not. EDUCAUSE Review, 39(5), 36-48.

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Papers and Reports

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Intended Audience

Higher Education (college or university or beyond), Public and continuing education, Researchers, Teachers/Educators


An overview of wiki in education with an emphasis on its inherent "openess" that contrasts traditional learning management system. Wikis are formed from within the learning community, as opposed to imposed structures and thereby emergent in nature. This poses new possibilities and challenges for learning for both teachers and students.


Brian Lamb

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Research, Teaching, Technology Studies,

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  • Good starting point for understanding pedagogical uses and limits to using wiki
  • Not a peer evaluated academic journal
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