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Dr. Nigel Atkinson uses Wiki Education to teach science communication skills

A recent blog from the Genetics Society of America highlighted the use of Wikipedia writing assignments to create new articles for underrepresented topics previously as a mechanism to teach science communication skills in university classes.

The article featured Dr. Nigel Atkinson use of this teaching technique in his Epegentics classes in which his students created a new Wikipedia page on about the epigenetics of anxiety and stress-related disorders.

Drew Lab publishes in Nature Neuroscience