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Get Organized and Compelling With a Storyboard Template

Get Organized and Compelling With a Storyboard Template | Media Education | Scoop.it

SlideRocket: Whether you're a writer, filmmaker, animator or presentation creator, our storyboard template will speed you on your way to delivering a truly compelling story...


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Fair Use in Digital Storytelling

Fair Use in Digital Storytelling | Media Education | Scoop.it
“…(A) digital story is a short (3-5 minute) movie which uses images, voice, and music to tell a story. There are a variety of media that can be used to create digital stories and a variety of reas...
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Essential Guide to Visual Thinking for E-Learning

Essential Guide to Visual Thinking for E-Learning | Media Education | Scoop.it
Want to communicate the right way in your e-learning courses? One trick is to apply visual thinking skills. This post on visual thinking offers some tips.
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Seeing Is Believing: Visual vs. Linear Content

Seeing Is Believing: Visual vs. Linear Content | Media Education | Scoop.it

"In order for our learners to see how designing information changes how it is viewed, the students this year placed their visual infographics side-by-side with their linear notes to see the transformation. It was the “ah ha” moment, when they could examine how the delivery of content mattered and how the deliberate choices in font hierarchy, color selection, and placement changed the way others perceived the ideas."


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Paul Macmullen's curator insight, October 21, 2014 6:32 PM

Useful reference for a graphically challenges creature of language such as myself :-)

 

Chris Carter's curator insight, October 21, 2014 9:47 PM

Seeing really is believing.

WhoIsAbishag's curator insight, November 2, 2014 9:32 PM

NLP Strategies.

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A 60 Seconds Guide to The Use of Blogging in Education

A 60 Seconds Guide to The Use of Blogging in Education | Media Education | Scoop.it
A few months ago Educational Technology and Mobile Learning posted a detailed guide on how Teachers can Use Blogging in Education. We are glad this post has received a wide interaction from...

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SLS Guernsey's curator insight, January 23, 3:43 AM

Blogging is a really important tool to help with literacy skills. Give it a try.

Denis Lundie's curator insight, January 23, 7:18 AM

Writing for the web, in all forms, is an essential communication skill. All languages should teach the techniques and rules that apply to writing for the web.

Dênia Falcão's curator insight, January 23, 12:37 PM

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5 Tips to Incorporate Story Telling in E-Learning – An Infographic

5 Tips to Incorporate Story Telling in E-Learning – An Infographic | Media Education | Scoop.it
This infographic shares some tips to incorporate storytelling in eLearning course.Read more ›
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The secret structure of great talks

The secret structure of great talks | Media Education | Scoop.it
From the "I have a dream" speech to Steve Jobs’ iPhone launch, all great presentations have a common architecture. In this talk, Nancy Duarte draws lessons on how to make a powerful call-to-action.
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A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom | Media Education | Scoop.it
Edutopia blogger Vicki Davis, in the first half of a pro-and-con discussion about social media in the classroom, positions it as a vital life skill and provides 12 positive examples of classroom use.
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Transmedia Storytelling and the Creation of a C...

Transmedia Storytelling and the Creation of a C... | Media Education | Scoop.it
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, 2014 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, 2014 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, 2014 7:50 AM

Very useful!

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Picture Downloader 2.3.7 | Get Android APPs APK

Picture Downloader 2.3.7 | Get Android APPs APK | Media Education | Scoop.it
Full Name:Picture Downloader Short Name: Picture Downloader Google ID: de.mvielberth.pictureextractor Version: 2.3.7 File size: 722.12 KB Category: Applica
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Teachers Visual Guide to Connecting Google Driv...

Teachers Visual Guide to Connecting Google Driv... | Media Education | Scoop.it
Teachers Visual Guide to Connecting Google Drive to Edmodo ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning on TechieTwinMom - News & Views curated by Dr. Lisa Gonzales
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Why Tens of Thousands of Teachers Are Embracing Digital Storytelling with StoryBoard That - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Why Tens of Thousands of Teachers Are Embracing Digital Storytelling with StoryBoard That - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Media Education | Scoop.it
Storyboard That has become the world’s leader in digital storytelling with over 600,000 storyboards created and tens of thousands of teachers incorporating it into their curriculum.

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Kirsten Wilson's curator insight, January 12, 9:53 AM

Storyboards are an excellent way to capture student's thinking and helps them purposefully plan writing.

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8 Classic storytelling techniques for engaging presentations

8 Classic storytelling techniques for engaging presentations | Media Education | Scoop.it
A good public speaker takes their audience on a journey, leaving them feeling inspired and motivated. But structuring your speech to get your ideas across and keep your audience engaged all the way through is tricky. Try these eight storytelling techniques for a presentation that wows.

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Stephania Savva's curator insight, January 14, 1:28 AM

You might want to check out these tips for engaging presentations using storytelling techniques!

Josie Gibson's curator insight, February 23, 12:27 PM

A terrific article full of practical tips and inspiring examples.

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13 Reasons why we are into visual learning with infographics

13 Reasons why we are into visual learning with infographics | Media Education | Scoop.it
This infographic shows you 13 reasons why we are into visual learning and how our brain craves infographics.
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'Inanimate Alice' newly animated: Kate Pullinger's digital novel is still young | The Bookseller

'Inanimate Alice' newly animated: Kate Pullinger's digital novel is still young | The Bookseller | Media Education | Scoop.it
May we all age
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Moments of innovation - When documentary and technology converge

Moments of innovation - When documentary and technology converge | Media Education | Scoop.it
MIT’s Open Documentary Lab and IDFA’s DocLab have joined together to put the long story of documentary innovation into perspective, and to speculate about its future.
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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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Margaret Rhodes:  "The GIF could have a killer future in graphic novel storytelling."

Dawid Bielski's curator insight, January 6, 10:38 AM

Nowy sposób grafiki polecam !

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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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kelvinsmim's curator insight, November 24, 2014 3:19 AM

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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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Alfredo Corell's curator insight, January 18, 2:31 PM
Is free download software, but only runs in Windows at the moment.
The final product could be exportable to HTML5


Jakarta Web Developer's curator insight, January 19, 7:04 AM

be social:  
https://www.facebook.com/JakartaWebDeveloper

Dr. Michael Hartschen's curator insight, January 20, 11:15 AM

Presentation Edition #Software - now we test thes #Notzy version and hope to simplify some presentations.