Digital Storytelling

Digital life stories spark joy in people with dementia

I was sitting on the sofa across from Christine in her home. She offered me a cup of coffee. Each time I visited, she sat in the same spot — the …

Storytelling

How Filmmaking in Schools Can Foster Creativity for All Learners

Are you looking for activities and projects that will instill real-world problem-solving skills and model the creative decisions of an actual …

Storytelling

Summer of Making: Maker Camp ‘Round the World

From California to Pakistan, over 800 Maker Camps launched this summer all over the globe. Using inspiration from our online Maker Camp projects and the affiliate resources we provided to support their efforts, these maker-minded groups gathered in libraries, museums, schools, community centers, …

Kids

6 Public Relations Trends That Will Bring Success in the Coming Year

It’s easy to keep on top of cultural trends that beam out at us from all media. But how about public relations trends that can help your growth and …

Public Relations

Technology as workplace change & space for development of work

Technology is a workplace change that teachers need to learn how to navigate. The decision of the Ministry of Education in Finland to officialize its …

Storytelling

ProPublica Named Finalist for 9 ONA Awards — ProPublica

The Online News Association has named ProPublica a finalist for nine Online Journalism Awards, more than any other news organization. The ONA Awards …

Journalism

Digital storytelling can help dementia patients recover memories, U of A study finds

Print<p>Myrna Jacques clicks through her family photos with Elly Park and shares details about each of them. Each photo triggers a memory for Jacques, …

Canadian News

The Neuroscience Of Storytelling Will Make You Rethink The Way You Create

Use your storytelling powers wisely and you’ll watch your students flourish. Successful consumers of stories love to talk about them, so use your new …

Storytelling

Digital storytelling can help dementia patients recover memories, U of A study finds

Myrna Jacques clicks through her family photos with Elly Park and shares details about each of them. Each photo triggers a memory for Jacques, who …

Canadian News

How Are We Preparing Students for the Artificial Intelligence New Normal?

This week at school we’ve been brainstorming and discussing qualities we want to see in our graduates as they leave our school and enter the wider …

Artificial Intelligence

TEACHER VOICE: Ready for kindergarten? Here are the apps that can help make the difference

A high school library in a school district in Mentor, Ohio, was redesigned to fit the school’s vision for blended learning. Photo: Nichole …

Storytelling

Northeastern University J-school and Esquire magazine partner on digital storytelling lab

<i>Jeff Howe is an assistant professor of journalism at Northeastern University. Knight Foundation recently funded a master’s degree program at</i> …

Journalism

Freeman Groups Email And Other Services For Event-Marketing Clients

Freeman, a brand experience company, is offering a suite of services to event clients, including email marketing and data analytics.<p>Marketed under …

Marketing

AP names Raghu Vadarevu to new digital storytelling role

NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press on Wednesday named its enterprise editor for the Western U.S. to a new role on its global enterprise team, appointing Raghu Vadarevu to the position of news editor for digital storytelling.<p>The appointment was announced by Global Enterprise Editor Marjorie …

Business

10 great education tools I got to know at ISTE 2017

I had the privilege of attending the ISTE 2017 (<b>International Society for Technology in Education</b>) conference in San Antonio, Texas, from June 25 – …

Microsoft Office

The Trends Of Gen Z: How This Company Is Using Digital Storytelling To Reach The Next Generation

On a trip to Rome with his niece and nephew, Paul Burke had a firsthand encounter with the shortcomings of today’s cultural experiences, and their effects on Gen Z consumers. Burke was on a guided tour of the Colosseum, and he realized that his niece and nephew were learning more from Google …

Gen Z

Digital Storytelling Projects for the Classroom

People want stories in their social media, not advertisements so businesses are hungry for young designers that understand can tell a compelling …

Storytelling

AASL Best Apps and Best Websites

On Saturday, AASL committee members announced the 2017 Best Websites and 2017 Best Apps for Teaching & Learning at ALA Annual Conference in …

Learning

Digital Storytelling Requires Synergy Between SEO and PR

In this world where digital storytelling is all about including the right keywords so that a brand story stands head and shoulders above the clutter, …

Storytelling

6 Digital Storytelling Lessons from Pottermore

As technology continues to lower the cost of content production, today’s end user is asked to digest more stories than ever before -- in …

Harry Potter

Best Websites for Teaching & Learning 2017

The 2017 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning foster the qualities of innovation, creativity, active participation, and collaboration. They are …

Storytelling

New Iteration—Engaging Teens with Digital Media: Creating Stories and Games eCourse

Chicago—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces a new iteration of our popular eCourse, Engaging Teens with Digital Media: Creating Stories and …

Storytelling

How Elementary School Students and their Teachers Tell Stories in the Digital Age

Parents, children, grandmothers and grandfathers are sitting around a campfire, a table or a hammock, telling stories. I paint this picture in my …

Storytelling

How My Startup Failed -- But I Was Still Successful

In the startup world we often hear the phrase "fail and fail fast." The thing that people don't tell you is that failing hurts.<p>In the startup world we often hear the phrase "fail and fail fast."<p>You see the thing that people don't tell you is that failing sucks. Failing hurts. Failing doesn't feel …

Entrepreneurship

Digital storytelling workshop

<b>This course is also available to book as part of newsrewired+, including access to our newsrewired digital journalism conference on 19 July.</b><p>With more …

Storytelling

Exploring Podcasts: New Course Looks to Future of Digital Storytelling

On one of the many sunny days the University of Virginia experienced this spring, students in a class led by professor Steph Ceraso silently walked …

Podcasting

What we learned from three years of interviews with data journalists, web developers and interactive editors at leading digital newsrooms

Newsrooms don’t follow a standard playbook. They scramble, they adapt, they make mistakes. But are there some go-to tools and best practices worth …

Journalism

How Real Experiences Boost Tourism Marketing Campaigns

<b>OR</b><p><b>How To Engage And Inspire Local And Online Visitors. Shows how tourism marketing campaigns can be successfully built with storytelling and</b> …

Digital Marketing

The Future of Public Relations: Trends, Skills, PR vs. Marketing

Public relations professionals say digital storytelling and social listening are the trends that will most influence the future of the field, …

Public Relations

Mobile journalism is helping CBC focus on digital storytelling

'It was a complete reversal of the usual way of doing things, which is starting with the television pack and seeing what else you had time for'

Journalism