Peeragogy in Action
“Most social media sites are designed for profit,” Pete Forsyth of WikiStrategies tells us, “and fanning the flames of division and misinformation can be profitable. Wikipedia stands apart.” Why?
Wikipedia is not driven by the same profit motives of YouTube, Twitter, or Facebook; in fact, its entire purpose is to enable users to evaluate good vs. bad sources of information.
How can Wikipedia help us, how can we help Wikipedia, and what can be learned from Wikipedia to help other websites better serve the public good?
Host Joe Corneli fields these questions for WikiStrategies founder and longtime Wikipedia editor, Pete Forsyth and misinformation expert Lane Rasberry with the UVA Dept. of Data Science.
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Meet technology policy scholars Paola Ricaurte and Yasmine Boudiaf. We’ll learn more about the ethics of data and consider how their work can inform the Peeragogy Project
Independent publishing is not for the faint of heart – although access to technology has demolished the stranglehold of the traditional publishing “gatekeepers,” you will have to acquire the skills, invest the time, or hire the talent (or all three) required to professionally publish and effectively distribute your book. Panelists: Eddie Vincent, Shawn Anderson, Charlotte Pierce
What USRowing Convention it has been! We heard from and interacted with legendary rowing coaches, rowing science geeks, sports diversity & inclusion activists – and our brand-new CEO!
As part of our event sponsorship for the #USRowCon2020, Ready, Row! USA connects with Samantha Wonderlin and Sarah McAulifffe, two of the event’s intrepid organizers, to discuss the first-ever USRowing Virtual Convention, Dec. 8-13, 2020.
Peeragogy In Action podcast, Episode #4
Peeragogy is all about forming a collaborative community with diverse skills interested in learning how to do something, and doing it! The Peeragogy Handbook, started in 2012, is one such project