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Saturday, June 17, 2006

Collective Intelligence


It's great to see some joined-up-thinking on the web.

Stemming from a comment by Will Richardson -
And to be honest, this is all stemming from a bigger burr in my brain of late that has to do with the seeming randomness of all of the really great work that people in this community are starting to create. It’s just feeling like it’s all over the place, and that if we could in some way get our collective act together, we could start creating an incredibly valuable resource. I know it’s all about small pieces loosely joined, but wouldn’t it be great to point the newcomers to one spot that was a clearinghouse for all of this work? Not to mention the value it would have to us old timers in terms of bringing people in. I mean all of a sudden, it seems like everyone has a wiki, and most all of them have great intent and good content. But there’s also a lot of duplication of effort, and more importantly, dis-connection, at least that what it feels like to me.
From this, Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach has started a wiki with a big aim -
This will be "The Book" of sorts. The go to repository of Educational Web 2.0 related tools, resources, experts and so on.
So please share this wiki with others. http://eduwikipedia.pbwiki.com Password = connected

This seems like a huge project, but isn't it time we started to really make the most out of connectivity and each stop reinventing the wheel?

1 Comments:

Anonymous Ian said...

I have added this to my feeds on live. com.
I am personally much more interests in Wiki's than most other forms of web 2.0 social interaction

8:39 pm  

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