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ERIC Number: EJ935451
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Apr
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 5
ISSN: ISSN-1077-5315
The Wiki as a Time-Saving Mentoring Tool
Kinsey, Joanne; Carleo, Jenny; O'Neill, Barbara; Polanin, Nicholas
Journal of Extension, v48 n2 Article 2TOT2 Apr 2010
An important step in the acculturation of new Extension professionals is a mentoring process that includes the input of experienced Extension colleagues. The wiki is a technology tool that can be useful by providing an online venue for Mentor Team communication and a place to share articles, curricula, and other critical tenure documents. This article describes the role of a wiki in the mentoring process and identifies four steps to establish a wiki that can enhance Mentor Team communication.
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Language: English
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