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P20 Patarakin E DSocial Services Web 2.0 for teaching and learning/ E.D. Patarakin – М: Intuit.ru, 2006. – 64 с. : il. - (Teaching methods handbook)ISBN 5-9556-0088-4This handbook describes ways of using modern network services, in particular WikiWiki.WikiWiki is full of topics, programmes and articles which give us a new insight and helpto instil tolerance, balanced judgement and environmental awareness. Various uses of WikiWiki in teaching are considered, the rules of editing and creating Wiki-documentsare described, together with examples of typical mistakes. Supplementary add-ons are presented which allow you to calculate, create graphs, and fill the hypertext vacuum withgraphics and audio material. The practical guidance given is based on material created byan educational network community of schoolchildren, students, school teachers andteachers of higher education institutes. In 2006 this community has been workingon a hypertext-rich encyclopaedia of Russian towns and cities. This hypertextencyclopaedia, Letopisi.ru is being created uder the sponsorship of the Intel corporationand the joint-stock company “TransTeleKom”. Their task is to give schoolchildren,students and teachers an opportunity to work (and play) collectively and to experimentwith new social services. Letopisi is a teaching project, within the framework of whichteachers, students and schoolchildren learn not only how to use new technology but alsodifferent ways of working. Above all we are playing a game of educational Wikipedia andare learning to create a collective hypertext which the collective authors collate and use todescribe the historical events in Russian cities, towns, villages and settlements during2006. We are counting on the active support of all those who think seriously about therole of science and education in the modern world, or who are engaged in thedevelopment of research activity for pupils across the curriculum. The author of thishandbook, Yevgeniy Dmitriyevich Patarakin, is an expert in setting up collaborative net- based educational groups, and the author of the monograph “Network communities andeducation". In 2006 he defended his doctoral dissertation "Exploiting creative andeducational opportunities offered by IT to net-based groups". The handbook is intendedfor those who work in educational establishments and for all those who want to usetechnology to help us think and work together. Intel Corporation Intel © 2006. All rightsreserved. Intel® and the trade mark «Intel» are trade marks or the registered trade marksof the Intel Corporation and its divisions in the USA and other countries. Other namesand trade marks are the property of the lawful owners.