Supporting Digital Storytelling in Urban School Districts
Dina Rosen, Kean University, United States ; Gregg Festa, Montclair State University, United States
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in Orlando, Florida, USA ISBN 978-1-880094-58-7 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA
Storytelling is important tool for many communities. There are lots of different reasons communities tell stories. In this roundtable participants will discuss the potential for using digital stories urban environments to serve urban teachers and their communities. Presenters will demonstrate a fast-track method for introducing urban middle school children and their teacher the concepts and skills needed to create a digital story. Strategies for developing cross-university collaborations as well as an institutionalized support system for digital storytelling will be discussed.
Rosen, D. & Festa, G. (2006). Supporting Digital Storytelling in Urban School Districts. In C. Crawford, R. Carlsen, K. McFerrin, J. Price, R. Weber & D. Willis (Eds.), Proceedings of SITE 2006--Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 3934-3935). Orlando, Florida, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).