Wiki Platforms and Resources:

We will be exploring wikis and their uses here, first a comparison between two popular platforms:


Platform
General Description
cost
discussion
Resources

pbworks

Easy to use wiki platform
can create folders
control who has access and level of
access to pages
Plans and pricing
comments can be added to
bottom of each page

wikispaces
wiki space that students can
collaborate, easy to use,
can control who has access and level of
access to pages
Plans and pricing
upgrade to Plus for educators
go to:
http://www.wikispaces.com/site/for/teachers
has discussion tab
where you can add
topics for discussion

**Wetpaint**

About wetpaint
More than just a wiki, but need to
explore more