The Year of the Wiki

The school year 2008-2009 has to be called the “Year of the Wiki” around here. There are always lots of technology initiatives to try and motivate/inspire students. For the most part, however, there has always been a stumbling block. Whether it’s software licensed by the Ministry of Education or the school board, the software typicallyContinue reading “The Year of the Wiki”

links for 2009-05-03

FluTracker Tracking the progress of H1N1 swine flu This map and the data behind it were compiled by Dr. Henry Niman, a biomedical researcher in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, using technology provided by Rhiza Labs and Google. The map was compiled using data from official sources, news reports and user-contributions. (tags: map health flu mashup n1hi) FascinatingContinue reading “links for 2009-05-03”