Capturing Stories, Capturing Lives: An Introduction to Digital Storytelling
Digital storytelling provides a truly engaging learning experience which blends writing, technology and emotion to create a compelling product of value. This process [explained in the article] is one that students can use throughout entire lives to tell their stories. Many Web sites are now beginning to accept video submissions; will our students in second grade eventually be submitting digital letters to the editor? Time will tell, but in the meantime, the process of digital storytelling provides one of the best learning experiences available to students.