Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2016/Programme/Submissions/How can we reach out to educational Institutions?

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Title of your proposalEdit

How can we reach out to educational Institutions?

Name(s) and/or username(s)Edit

Vahid, Masrour, User:VMasrour_(WMF)
Wikimedia Foundation, Wikipedia Education Program
Shani, Evenstein, User:Esh77
Education Collab


  • Other Wikipedia Education Program

Type of submission (Please choose one)Edit

  • Open discussion (many-to-many)


Affiliates and Educational Program leaders can sometimes have a hard time reaching out to educational institutions (schools and universities), and finding the right ways to present the value of the Wikipedia Education Program to educators and administrative staff. In this workshop, some ideas will be proposed, and the experiences (successful and failures) will be shared so that we can find clues to what can work.

Expected outcomesEdit

Participants (educational program leaders and affiliates) will be able to share their experiences and learn from others' experiences in establishing relationships with educational organizations.

Duration (without Q&A)Edit

60 minutes

Specific requirementsEdit

  • Screen projector/Beamer
  • U shaped chairs arrangements preferred

Slides or further informationEdit

Presentation of the Wikipedia Education Program at the 2016 CEE Meeting, Dilijan. Armenia

Interested attendees (Please add yourself, and you may indicate your questions to the presenter).Edit

  1. --VMasrour (WMF) (talk) 22:40, 13 July 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  2. --Лорд Бъмбъри (talk) 19:54, 18 July 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  3. Halibutt (talk) 15:10, 20 July 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]