About Wikis

A wiki – short for a quick and easy web page that is able to be edited by anyone who has access to it. One of the best-known wikis is Wikipedia.

For a quick introduction to wikis, view this video which will give you a better understanding of how a wiki works.



  1. PBWiki - As easy as making a peanut butter sandwich.
  2. Free Wikispace for Teachers - no advertising to distract students
  3. Something to Think about - a teacher's experience with wiki
  4. For Teachers New to Wiki - information on how to incorporate wikis into your classroom
  5. The Art of using Wiki Pages to Teach - article by Vicky Davis
  6. Wikis in the Classroom -