Educational Uses of Digital Storytelling: Alignment with the Standards
Digital storytelling is the latest direction in the art of storytelling. Storytelling has been used throughout time by cultures around the world to impart knowledge and traditions. Through digital storytelling, stories can be told to a much larger audience and in many more diverse ways. Educators are only beginning to explore the use of digital storytelling in the classroom. Upon examination, it becomes apparent that that digital storytelling would further standards-based teaching in a variety of ways.
The article link that follows is a brief article written by David Jakes. The following article written by Jakes explores the justification in the use of digital storytelling in classrooms as supported by standards and position statements.