My Beautiful Wickedness


Working with Wikipedia
November 27, 2007, 12:54 pm
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I know I have teacher-readers. Here’s a neat assignment helping students to work more critically with Wikipedia and other open-source materials.

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That’s an interesting exercise, but whatever happened to not allowing college students to use encyclopedias or textbooks as a source? I explain to my students the differences among primary, secondary, and tertiary sources, and tell them that the tertiary sources are out, except for getting ideas about what they’ll choose as a topic.

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