Join Wiki Education as we spotlight pivotal aspects of United States law for the public! In our upcoming virtual course, subject-matter experts will immerse themselves in the world of Wikipedia to share key information with the electorate about US laws and legal history.
This course empowers you to craft and enrich articles with research related to the intricate workings of US law, giving a non-expert audience a better understanding of such complex topics. The types of topics you may choose to delve into include: public policy, labor laws, climate policy, public administration, enacted or proposed laws, and amendments to the US Constitution, covering branches of Executive, Legislative, and Judicial law.
Ready to shape narratives and drive understanding? Reserve your spot now and be part of this influential journey!
The Wiki Scholars course
Wiki Education invites subject-matter experts to participate in an 8-week virtual course as they learn how to edit Wikipedia. We’ll take a deep dive into Wikipedia’s coverage of US law and add high-quality information to Wikipedia to inform the public with potentially life-changing knowledge. From March 18 – May 6, 2024, you’ll have the opportunity to attend a series of virtual classes facilitated by Wiki Education’s Wikipedia experts.
What will you achieve?
- Extensive knowledge dissemination: Contributions on Wikipedia about US law and legal history have the potential to reach millions, offering immense potential for knowledge dissemination about topics that the general public should have easy access to.
- Engagement in a vibrant community: Forge professional connections across fields, and interact with Wikipedia’s volunteer community. Interact closely with a dedicated group each week, sharing expertise and inspiration.
- Wikipedia proficiency: From crafting initial Wikipedia articles to refining editing skills, this course ensures confidence in contributing to a comprehensive repository of US law and legal knowledge, embedding Wikipedia-editing expertise within your institution or profession.
- And much more!
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