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Boulos, M., Maramba, I., & Wheeler, S. (2006). "Wikis, Blogs and Podcasts: A New Generation of Web-Based Tools for Virtual Collaborative Clinical Practice and Education."
BMC Medical Education, 6, 41. doi:10.1186/1472-6920-6-41
Parker, K., & Chao, J. (2007).
"Wiki as a Teaching Tool."
Interdisciplinary Journal of Knowledge & Learning Objects, 3, 57-72.
"Teaching with Wikis Wiki" from the University of Minnesota includes sample wiki projects, suggestions for assessing wikis, wiki rubrics, and ideas about using wikis to teach writing.
"Wikis" from the Center for Teaching at Vanderbilt University gives examples of course wikis and provides links to emerging research on their educational value.
Wheeler, S., Yeomans, P. & Wheeler, D. (2008). "The Good, the Bad and the Wiki: Evaluating Student-Generated Content for Collaborative Learning."
British Journal of Educational Technology, 39(6), 987-995. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-8535.2007.00799.x