RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 844437856 LA Closed-captioned. UL http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=13753&xtid=47366 T1 Wikis in the Classroom A1 Carmelina Films (Firm), Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group., PB Films Media Group PP New York, N.Y. YR 2011 AB Web 2.0 technologies, such as wikis, have enabled educators and students to become instant creators of shared online content. This video describes what wikis are and how they can be employed as educational tools at both the school and college level. Benefits of wikis are cited, and the use of wikis within academia and far beyond is covered, with examples ranging from student projects, classroom management, and teacher-to-teacher resource sharing to international cultural exchanges. The video also offers cautionary advice about reliance upon Wikipedia as a primary research source.