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Transmedia Storytelling and the Creation of a C...

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Transmedia Storytelling and the Creation of a Converging Space of Educational Practices
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Sukovic, Suzana. 2014. iTell: transliteracy and digital storytelling, "Australian Academic and Research Libraries", 2014, 45(3), 205-229

This paper considers concepts of transliteracy and digital storytelling (DS), and reports on the research findings of the DS project, iTell. The project involved the development of digital stories based on a creative reading task and an investigation
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Thanks to Suzana - here's the full text and very well worth reading

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5 Levels of Personalized Learning - Brilliant or Insane

5 Levels of Personalized Learning - Brilliant or Insane | Media Education | Scoop.it
In the digital world and the age of the iStudent, personalized learning is key to success in school and in business. Check out how Epigogy.org explains these 5 levels of personalized learning in the infographic below.
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20 predictions for the future of storytelling

20 predictions for the future of storytelling | Media Education | Scoop.it
In preparation for the Media Summit, 'Mashable' readers shared their bold predictions for the future of storytelling.
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7 Tips To Use Google Sites In eLearning - eLearning Industry

7 Tips To Use Google Sites In eLearning - eLearning Industry | Media Education | Scoop.it
How To Use Google Sites In eLearning. Check 7 Tips To Use Google Sites In eLearning.

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How to Turn a Classroom Research Project into an Infographic | Edudemic

How to Turn a Classroom Research Project into an Infographic | Edudemic | Media Education | Scoop.it

Conveying information in a striking, concise way has never been more important, and infographics are the perfect pedagogical tool with which to do so. Below, you’ll find my experience with designing an infographic-friendly classroom research project, explained in a step-by-step process you can implement in your own classroom.


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The Rice Process's curator insight, November 24, 8:22 AM

infographics present the greatest opportunity to increase the effectiveness of what is being taught. Designing visual representation of information is more than translating words to pictorials.  The construction involves filtering the information, drawing relationships, revealing patterns and representing the information as meaningful content. 

Alfredo Corell's curator insight, November 25, 3:05 AM

For this process, I recommend NeoMam Studio’s “13 Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Infographics,” which describes their efficacy in a visually compelling way...

Anna-Liisa Hayward's curator insight, November 25, 7:50 AM

Very useful!

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TFI Sandbox

TFI Sandbox | Media Education | Scoop.it
Adventures in storytelling, technology and social change.

 

"We continue to be excited and inspired by the growing field of interactive storytelling. We started working with the Ford Foundation on the TFI New Media Fund in 2011. Since then we have been funding projects as well as growing the community around this work through Tribeca Hacks and TFI Interactive Day. This second iteration of the Sandbox is all about sharing the projects, people we have met and all the things we have learned along the way. Dive in."


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mirmilla's curator insight, November 21, 10:04 AM

A must for creators!

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Digital Storytelling

Digital Storytelling | Media Education | Scoop.it
Here is my first venture into digital storytelling. I constructed a simple six word story about a realization as a writer. I used a few tools to help me accomplish this image. First I used photosfo...
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VideoNot.es: The easiest way to take notes synchronized with videos!

VideoNot.es: The easiest way to take notes synchronized with videos! | Media Education | Scoop.it
The easiest way to take notes synchronized with videos!

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Creative Ways of using Google Presentations

Creative Ways of using Google Presentations | Media Education | Scoop.it
In this session, we are going to learn how to use Google Presentations in a more creative and collaborative format than you have ever imagined!
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Explain Everything Tutorial for Digital Storytelling - YouTube

Explain Everything Tutorial for Digital Storytelling
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If Freire Made a MOOC: Open Education as Resist...

If Freire Made a MOOC: Open Education as Resist... | Media Education | Scoop.it
MOOCs and Critical Pedagogy are not obvious bedfellows. The hype around MOOCs has centered mostly on a brand of sage on the stage courseware at direct odds with Critical Pedagogy’s emphasis on learner agency.
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“Something feels authentic”: StoryCorps’s Dave Isay on Storytelling

“Something feels authentic”: StoryCorps’s Dave Isay on Storytelling | Media Education | Scoop.it
KEY TAKEAWAYS Authenticity is the mark of a great story. Audio is an intimate medium, perfectly suited for emotional stories Good listening is essential for an interviewer—and it allows us to find beauty in the people around us.
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A Gorgeous New Graphic Novel Made From GIFs | WIRED

A Gorgeous New Graphic Novel Made From GIFs | WIRED | Media Education | Scoop.it
The GIF could have a killer future in graphic novel storytelling.

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Exactly what I've been saying for some time...

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The Digital Rocking Chair's curator insight, December 11, 11:56 AM


Margaret Rhodes:  "The GIF could have a killer future in graphic novel storytelling."

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Hear The Epic of Gilgamesh Read in the Original Akkadian and Enjoy the Sounds of Mesopotamia

Hear The Epic of Gilgamesh Read in the Original Akkadian and Enjoy the Sounds of Mesopotamia | Media Education | Scoop.it
This clip gives you a taste of what Gilgamesh, one of the earliest known works of literature, sounds like in its mother tongue, Akkadian.
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The future of digital storytelling, according to industry professionals

The future of digital storytelling, according to industry professionals | Media Education | Scoop.it
Mashable hosted a Twitter chat to discuss the future of digital storytelling in advance of the Mashable Media Summit this Friday.
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The Science of Storytelling: Why Telling a Story is the Most Powerful Way to Activate Our Brains

The Science of Storytelling: Why Telling a Story is the Most Powerful Way to Activate Our Brains | Media Education | Scoop.it
A good story can make or break a presentation, article, or conversation. But why is that? When Buffer co-founder Leo Widrich started to market his product through stories instead of benefits and bullet points, sign-ups went through the roof.

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Notzy - the ultimate of your presentations

Notzy - the ultimate of your presentations | Media Education | Scoop.it

Notzy is free presentation editing software. The idea behind creating Notzy is mixing classic presentation styles based on slides and transitions with the new styles based on zooming and frames.


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Baiba Svenca's curator insight, November 24, 11:37 AM

Check out the new presentation software, free download. Runs on Windows but you can export the final product to HTML5.

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10 Years of Digital Storytelling [INFOGRAPHIC] - Mediabistro

10 Years of Digital Storytelling [INFOGRAPHIC] - Mediabistro | Media Education | Scoop.it
Blogs, Social Media, Video, SEO, Apps – 10 Years of Digital Storytelling [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Photos For Class - The World's Easiest Way to Download Properly Attributed, Creative Common Images

The World’s easist way to search for safe, creative commons images and cite them.
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Creative Educator - Digital Storytelling

Creative Educator - Digital Storytelling | Media Education | Scoop.it
Articles, lessons, and examples to help you get started with digital storytelling in the classroom.
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elearn Magazine: From MOOCs to Learning Analytics: Scratching the surface of the 'visual'

elearn Magazine: From MOOCs to Learning Analytics: Scratching the surface of the 'visual' | Media Education | Scoop.it
The visualization of big MOOC data enables us to see trends in student behaviors and activities around the globe, but what is it that we are not seeing?

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12 Tools For Creating And Discovering GIFs

12 Tools For Creating And Discovering GIFs | Media Education | Scoop.it
Animated GIFs. You see them everywhere, usually as a response, reaction or qualifier that adds extra oomph to any statement. For the longest time GIFs have been associated with the Internet’s funny bone, but now brands are finding ways to incorporate this form of visual content into their marketing. After all, GIFs occupy a space between images and video that leaves much room for exploration. Here we’ll review 12 tools to get you started with creating, discovering and hosting GIFs. Some of the tools below require a bit more practice to master, but you’re guaranteed to find something that’s right for your GIF needs.   1. Giffing Tool This is a Windows tool that allows you to create customized GIFS. With features like trimming video frames, adding text, and quality settings adjustments you can be well on your way to creating a library of GIFs that you can go back... keep reading
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Infographic: How People Decide What Movies to See

Infographic: How People Decide What Movies to See | Media Education | Scoop.it

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Josephine Opar:  "Google and Millward Brown Digital broke down how American and Canadian moviegoers research the films they watch, and it looks like YouTube is a major source of inspiration."

Wendy Yackimec's curator insight, November 20, 10:59 AM

Just because it looks so cool. Interesting too.