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No one does literacy quite like LeVar Burton

No one does literacy quite like LeVar Burton

06/30/2014

Topics: Digital storytelling, Literacies

You might call LeVar Burton one of the earliest ed tech adopters.

In 1983, just four years after the first ISTE conference (known as NECC in those days), he began using the prevalent technology of the day — television — to engage kids in reading. As host of the long-running show "…

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5 things students learn from 3D storytelling

5 things students learn from 3D storytelling

06/05/2014

Topics: Digital storytelling, Literacies

Merging digital age tech projects with the reality of low-tech classrooms and fixed scheduling can be frustrating. Many classrooms in our building have at most one computer students can access, and computer lab time is limited. These time and hardware limitations, combined with the…

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