Digital Storytelling in the Classroom
New Media Pathways to Literacy, Learning, and Creativity
- Jason B. Ohler - Educator, Innovator, and Digital Humanist
Foreword by David Thornburg
Classroom Applications of Technology | Literacy, K-12
" Teach their students to create digital stories that employ effective principles of storytelling, technology application, and media technique.
" Use digital storytelling as a tool to promote the development of emerging literacies, such as digital and media literacy, as well as traditional literacies, such as reading, writing, speaking, and art.
" Help students use digital storytelling as an academic tool to explore content and to communicate what they understand.
" Understand the importance of combining the power of story and critical thinking as an approach to teaching and learning.
Provides enough structure and content for beginner undergraduate students in support of them developing quality digital content.