Finding Campus Support

There are varying levels of support for wikis in the UW-System. As you get started on your wiki project, you'll want to find out what local support you have, if any. The matrix of UWS Wiki Support lists levels of support for many system campuses.

Get to know wikis

Here's a short video showing what wikis are, how they work, and the advantages they offer: Wikis in plain English. (Notice that the same people have also posted short videos on social networking, social bookmarking and, RSS.)

Explore existing wiki projects

Want to see what your colleagues in the UW-System are doing with wikis? Be sure to check out our growing list of UW System Wiki projects.

Set Instructional Goals

Choose a wiki platform

Design Tasks

Determine the scope of your audeince

Explore various authorship models and collaborative roles

Create an assessment plan