In an attempt to blog more regularly, I’ve signed up for a challenge – so these posts will be in amongst all the other stuff I may be blogging. #FutureReadyLibs 10-Week #BlogChallenge Challenge #1: How did you get involved in the Future Ready Schools/Future Ready Librarians initiative? Are you involved in the district strategic planning process? What is your vision for a future ready school? … Continue reading #1 Digital resources
There is a plethora of tools in the virgin outback of digital storytelling. This does not make one’s life any easier, plus there is the chorus of cellos in the background warning you that most of these tools that you invest time and effort into learning and using may not be around forever, or even for very long. So what’s one to do? Certainly it … Continue reading Digital Storytelling tools worth looking at (1)
Exploring storytelling using twitter is one of the many new “genres” in digital storytelling. Here is Andrew Fitzgerald explaining what it is: https://embed-ssl.ted.com/talks/andrew_fitzgerald_adventures_in_twitter_fiction.html Viking / Penguin have taken the lead in this new format and there is a dedicated website to some of the best examples. Continue reading What is twitterature?
Here is an article I wrote for Incite on getting organised for studying – it was aimed at students and professionals but could be adapted for younger students. Writing an article is an interesting process as you have a very tight word limit and need to conform to what the journal or magazine considers the correct format / design. For example, in my first draft, … Continue reading And an extra blog post …