Resource:

What is a Wiki?

http://sites.google.com/site/kikerlearning/wikis-blogs

Wikispaces Blog

http://blog.wikispaces.com/

50 Ways to Use Wikis for a More Collaborative and Interactive Classroom

http://www.smartteaching.org/blog/2008/08/50-ways-to-use-wikis-for-a-more-collaborative-and-interactive-classroom/

Wikiwow

http://wikiwow.swsd.wikispaces.net/

How can I use wikis in education?

http://educationalwikis.wikispaces.com/

How can I add widgets to my wiki?

Widgetbox- variety of customizable widgets (countdowns, weather, visitor count, etc.)
Widgets for Free
Feedjit- free live traffic feed
ClustrMaps- free traffic maps
Website Counters
Weather Pixie

Other Resources:

Diigo

http://www.diigo.com/user/sryoung1

Spell with Flickr allows you to add a personalized banner.

Spell with Flickr
How To




Thank you Laura Buffington (South Western School District" for your technology insights.