Wikipedia editing can be a powerful learning tool, one that requires high school and college students to conduct research, vet information for credibility and write in a clear, professional tone. Partnering with Women Do News helps students understand Wikipedia’s gender gap and empowers them to help improve the situation, through the lens of the journalism industry.
If you’d like to try using Women Do News in your classroom, here are some materials to help you get started.
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