Understand and harness the power of narrative to increase student engagement throughout the curriculum. In this three-part online workshop, you will explore educational interactive storytelling and learn how narrative can provide a creative context for learning.
Session 1 - Educational Storytelling: Learn how stories and the narrative form can give an innovative, creative context for any area of the curriculum.
Session 2 - Methods, Forms and Techniques: Explore interactive presentation techniques and story related activities for school and home, including use of new media.
Session 3 - Moving Forward: Discover how to increase student communication skills, empathy and self-confidence as well as parent involvement through interactive storytelling.
All sessions will be through video conferencing from 4:00-5:15 pm with connection to the conference starting at 3:45 pm. Session dates are Thursday November 13, Thursday November 27, and Thursday December 4, 2014.