This is a post from a library listserv, but I thought you'd be interested. Most of it is geared towards higher education, but there is some great information here for all levels. Do check out the Wikipedia site. See below.
It looks like Wikipedia has its own entry for tracking school writing assignments.
And one from
And another example:
And one from the
Martha J. Groom, Assoc. Prof. at
articles for Wikipedia in 2007:
Prof. Mills Kelly in the history department at
his students create a Wikipedia entry about a fictitious "last American
pirate" last year. You can read about it here:
Judith K. Graves
Digital Projects Coordinator
Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave, SE
Washington, DC 20540-4604