Tag Archives: Wikimedia

Wikipedia Use for Dummies

updated 20/08/2015

Wikipedia bias

Simple lexicals in different languages

I propose learning by experience, in fact I experieced myself what it is like to use the wikipedia while preparing this course. I will redo my own exploration and propose some other  wikipedia pages to look at, just click the links…

La Pédagogie Freinet. next to ‘project onderwijs’ developed by Paulo Freire and William Heard Kilpatric are both methods for experiental learning.

There are Wikipedia pages in different languages about the developer of ‘la méthode Freinet’, Célestin Freinet. Freinet’s method aimed at primary school, though it is adapted to secondary education later on in Ghent  and is to be implemented in technical education also .

Project onderwijs’ has an expanded Dutch Wikipedia page, but no page in English. If you didn’t already know, to find pages in other languages on Wikipedia, look in the left corner beneath.

Wikipedia Screenshot
Wikipedia Screenshot: Click to expand

More unbalances. Look at the German page of Oskar Negt and compare it with the English page. Look at the length of both pages.

Continue reading Wikipedia Use for Dummies