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Things to do

  • Create more general use templates like these and document how to use them in the Wikieducator tutorial
  • Identify content pages requiring images by using the Image needed template
  • Reduce the number of pages in the Needs Categorisation category.
  • Help us find free content images on the Pages needing images list.
  • Apply to work on a Bounty.
  • Provide feedback on our draft Governance Policy by posting on the talk page.
  • Help us design and restructure access to WikiEducator content on the Ideas4Content Page
  • Visit our Wishlist page for a growing list of community needs.
  • Develop new design templates that standardize the input of newly designed materials to a certain point, giving it a unique WikiEducator look. These templates allow for add-ons to support the developer's uniqueness, so leave some room for individuality.
  • Develop a style guide for WikiEducator similar to that of Wikipedia.
  • Establish a editorial board for Wikieducator (or will this be part of the WE Council's duties).
  • Establish a rotating and/or changing Pool of Quality Reviewers (instructional designer pool), who would assure the quality of uploaded materials and that its set standards are met.
  • Develop a software that allows photos in the Wiki to be resized directly in the Wiki.
  • Develop additional pedagogical templates as the scope is limited.
  • Create a navigation tool that allows to navigate from one page to the next without using the "back" or "Forward" button.
  • Browse around WikiEducator and learn what this wiki is about, and how it can benefit you and how you can use it and contribute to it so as to help benefit others.
  • Welcome to online sharing

Group Discussions

We use a Google group to facilitate discussion around WikiEducator. Please feel free to join.

Recent Discussions

Creative Commons Global Summit Updates
*Apologies for the cross-posting.* Greetings Open Education Colleagues: I am pleased to share this Creative Commons Global Summit update:
— Cable Green 2020-06-23 19:36:27
Smoothing the transition to online learning during COVID19
Hi everyone, Just a brief note to share information about the OER4COVID support group and a free online course starting on 6 May 2020. *OER4COVID* <> To minimis...
— Wayne Mackintosh 2020-04-24 00:38:49
Budding Economist Badge- proposal
Friends, Shall we introduce a badge for students who log on to Million Pillars Economy project page and write an article on the proposed principal theory or sub-theories? Article should be of minim...
— Anil 2019-11-25 16:06:27
Million Pillars Economy Open Theory Development
Hello friends, Some ideas on how to participate in the Million Pillars Economy Open Theory Development project is added on the project page. Please visit
— Anil 2019-11-16 01:17:32
MILLION PILLARS ECONOMY theory development - way forward
Friends, Yesterday *Steve* asked a very important question on how the participants are supposed to participate in the Million Pillars Economy theory development project. Yes, it is time to get thin...
— Anil 2019-11-03 05:28:47
Million Pillars Economy Theory Development Project
Friends, Million Pillars Economy theory development project on WikiEducator is getting enriched every day at Please...
— Anil 2019-10-27 15:36:20
Wanna help improve digital literacies for learning online?
Hi Everyone, Wanna help improve digital literacies for learning online? Just one week left to join our free #OER course. Starts 7 August - all learners welcome. Please share the gift of knowledge....
— Wayne Mackintosh 2019-07-31 00:35:47
Learning in a digital age micro-courses also available for independent study
Hi Victor, In response to your earlier question, I should also add that the Learning in a Digital Age micro-courses are also available for independent study, which means learners can start at any t...
— Wayne Mackintosh 2019-07-24 21:23:54

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Steven Parker - Network Learning

[, What I have learned about MOOC design from participating in eLearning Experiences 2]
— Steven Parker 2014-05-31 00:50:16
[, Technology Isn’t the Only Source of Innovation]
— Steven Parker 2014-05-11 02:50:27
[, My personal philosophy on e-learning and it’s role in the future of education]
— Steven Parker 2014-05-11 02:36:38
[, Master Learners, Learner Centered Design and Master Courses]
— Steven Parker 2010-03-02 22:50:20

Nellie Deutsch - Free Online Learning

Phil Bartle - Phil's Rants

Phil's Rants (Thoughts about WikiEducator and its implications.

Benjamin Stewart - Teachers for Interactive Language Learning

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Deb Kumar

New Navigation Templates: Comments please

There are two new templates for creating navigation boxes for WikiEducator content: Template:TopicsWithSubpages is for more complex hierarchical content, and for simpler content, see: Template:ProjectNav. Please make comments or suggestions on the Discussion pages. brent 08:57, 8 January 2008 (CET)

New and Refurbished Templates

We are doing some work on existing templates and creating some new ones here in T&T. Check out Template:CA , Template:FA , Template:Commons , Template:Image needed , Template:Content_infobox and Template:Feedback (this is now also embedded in Pedagogical Templates as a parameter]] ); and Template:WIP has a new look. Note that some of these are still in development.

--Phsi 21:32, 14 June 2007 (CEST)

Note to Template creators

Please try to include some usage instructions under your template using the "noinclude" tags, or in the Templates talk page and add to the Templates or Tools category. Cheers. brent 00:00, 27 May 2007 (CEST)

Introducing WikiNeighbours

We've started an initiative to welcome new members to our community called Wikineighbours. --Mackiwg 04:30, 30 May 2007 (CEST)