Using the UBC Wiki to Enhance Student Learning Through Open Assignments – May 4, 2020

Event Date & Time

  • May 4, 2020
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Blackboard Collaborate. Please note this session will also be held on May 15

The UBC Wiki is an excellent tool that can be used to enable student collaboration, host online discussions and supporting open assignments that involve students as co-creators of knowledge and learning resources. This session will explore different approaches to using the UBC Wiki for courses, including supporting open assignments, best practices for course and project organization, and enabling student collaboration.


  • Will Engle, Strategist, Open Education Initiatives, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT)
  • Rie Namba, Educational Resources Developer – Open Resources, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT)

The Blackboard Collaborate video conferencing link will be provided prior to the event to all who are confirmed to participate. Please make sure you have your own quiet space and a computer with a webcam and earphones/buds.