Heighten Learning through Digital Storytelling: Strategies that Work
Recording Price: $199.00
(Includes Proprietary Materials)
Digital storytelling encourages learners to apply the knowledge they have acquired and use it in a creative way. How can you embrace the benefits of digital storytelling to engage student learning and improve literacy? In this practical, 60-minute webinar you will discover:
How to encourage students to engage in higher-level writing skills
Promote creativity with the use of multimedia: Engage learners
Projects with a purpose: Create assignments that improve their writing
Evidence-based practices: Help students master basic skills in less time
Integrating Digital Storytelling in the Classroom: Keys for Success
Practical guides, resources & platforms: Tips for getting started
Curriculum tie-ins: Using digital storytelling as a cross-curriculum activity
Useful tools that produce digital stories: Animoto, iMovie, Adobe Voice
Increase Student Engagement: Classroom Management Tips that Work!
Effective ways to energize learning & engage students at a deeper level
Pointers for getting students to showcase their learning to their peers
Improve student collaboration & communication in the classroom
How to Assess Learning Outcomes through Digital Learning: Track Student Success
Evaluate learning outcomes that improve essential learning skills
Tips and resources for assessing your students' digital story creations
Maintaining classroom rigor: Help set expectations & assess results
Live Question & Answer Session: Have Your Specific Needs Addressed by an Expert!
About The Speaker
Jared Covili has been a technology integration specialist with the Utah Education Network (UEN) for the past ten years. He specializes in teaching strategies for classroom integration of technology such as Google Tools, geospatial learning, web page design, and digital devices. Jared's background is in secondary education where he was a Language Arts teacher at a secondary level.
He received his Bachelor's degree in English and his Master's degree in Instructional Design and Educational Technology from the University of Utah.
Beside his work at UEN, Jared is also an adjunct faculty member of the College of Education at the University of Utah, where he teaches technology integration classes to undergraduate students.
He has served as the president of Utah Coalition for Educational Technology and currently serves on the UCET board.
Jared's first book, Going Google: Powerful Tools for 21st Century was published by Cowrin Press in 2012 and is second book, Classroom in the Cloud, is set to release in 2015.
This interactive, 60-minute webinar will provide you with research-based techniques to boost student literacy and engagement in your classroom through the power of digital storytelling.