Wiki Education’s Classroom Program Manager Helaine Blumenthal is featured on the latest episode of The Written Word, a podcast about the craft of writing and its impact on culture. Helaine speaks with co-hosts Meredith May and Sean Tupa about her passion for learning and teaching, which she has applied broadly to the world of Wikipedia through Wiki Education. She touches on how collaborative writing has evolved online, what makes a Wikipedia assignment so unique, and some of her favorite courses over the years. Where does Wiki Education’s mission fit into the context of an increasingly open-access, collaborative online world? Listen to what Helaine has to say below!
October 13, 2017 / Cassidy Villeneuve