Digital Storytelling

Over the last couple of months I have been working with an intermediate teacher who is very keen on using technology in the classroom and in particular the use of video. During our conversations on how to implement this technology in his curriculum I was drawn back to a very engaging presenter that came to Thames Valley back in 2007.  In the early part of 2006, during my time  as a Learning Coordinator for Technology many teachers had expressed in interest in the idea of Digital Storytelling in the classroom.  As a group of Learning Coordinators we decided to find an expert in the field that could help us explore the concept.  This led us to Jason Ohler.  The idea that really excited us about his message was the DAOW of Literacy - how oral and written storytelling using art to create digital stories are key literacy skills that reinforce each...
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