This Month in Education - November 2019

Originally published at: https://space.wmflabs.org/2019/12/05/this-month-in-education-november-2019/

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The Monthly newsletter for the Wikimedia Education community

Wikimedians aim to make a difference in the lives of students in Ghana with support from the Wikimedia & Education Greenhouse

The Wikimedia and Education Greenhouse team in Ghana kickstarts amazing project for youth read more…

The Third “Editatón WikiUNAM”

The third “Editatón WikiUNAM” about academic heritage – murals, libraries, festivals, university programs, outstanding professors – in the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM for its initials in Spanish). read more…

Spreading Free Knowledge in the Land of Minangkabau

Wikimedia Indonesia signed Memorandum of Understanding with 2 universities in Padang, West Sumatra to enrich Minangkabau local content in Wikipedia. read more…

What can we learn from the Open Education movement about attaining educational SDG in the digital age?

The open movement is trying to break down the social, political, and technical barriers preventing people from accessing and contributing to education and free knowledge. Open Educational Resources can be an instrument to bridge knowledge gaps and promote educational equity read more…

We are highlighting the work of User:Ixocactus this month‎

Starting this month, in every Education newsletter we would like to highlight at least one person who is impacting or who has been impacted by Wikimedia & Education work. Meet User:Ixocactus this month. read more…

“Olympic sports through history” on Serbian Wikipedia courses.

“Olympic sports through history” is a project of the representatives of the Faculty of Sport at Union-Nikola Tesla University in Belgrade, who got a grant from Wikimedia Serbia for its realization. Wikimedia Serbia has recognized the importance of the projects of this kind and has approved a grant for activities that will last until the end of 2019 read more…

Workshops with Wiki Club members

Two workshops in October 2019 are proofs for a successful way of engaging students. Two workshops on two totally different topics resulted with expanding new horizons for the students and potential base for further contribution on Wikipedia. read more…

“Learning about other Culture” SEABA School, Lehragaga.

Punjabi-Armenian Collaboration is a symbol of bond between Armenian and Punjabi Community. read more…

What is happening at Wikimedia Space?

In July, we created an education category to centralize communications about Wikimedia & Education, share active discussions, and announce events on the centralized map and calendar. In this article, we are sharing some of the open discussions at Wikimedia Space related Education read more…

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