Wiki Education Foundation

For General Operating Support

  • Amount
    $500,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    10/12/2016
  • Term
    24 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Organization
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  • OER
Overview
The Wiki Education Foundation is a non-profit organization that encourages and supports faculty and student contributions to Wikipedia in academic settings. This grant will provide general support to the Wiki Education Foundation to cultivate deeper learning for students through Wikipedia-based assignments, to expand the public’s access to open knowledge and content, and to improve Wikipedia’s specific content coverage. This work will further the Education Program’s goal of encouraging effective use of open educational resources by educators to engage students in real-world educational experiences.
About the Grantee
Grantee Website
www.wikiedu.org 
Address
11 Funston Ave Ste A
San Francisco, CA 94129
Grants to this Grantee
for general operating support  
The Wiki Education Foundation is a non-profit organization that encourages and supports faculty and student contributions to Wikipedia in academic settings. This grant will provide general support to the Wiki Education Foundation to cultivate deeper learning for students through Wikipedia-based assignments, to expand the public’s access to open knowledge and content, and to improve Wikipedia’s specific content coverage. This work will further the Education Program’s goal of encouraging effective use of open educational resources by educators to engage students in real-world educational experiences.

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