The next session in the Paulist National Catholic Evangelization Association’s Catholic Speakers Online (CSO) series will feature Sr. Caroline Cerveny, S.S.J., D.Min., speaking on Story Telling over the Internet: Proclaiming the Good News on Wednesday, July 22, 2009, at 3:00 pm EDT. Come explore with Sr. Caroline how new media tools can excite and facilitate youth and adults to share and record valued stories from their lives, in ways that promote artistic expression, health, well being, and justice while proclaiming the "Good News" lived today!
Text of Evangelizing through Digital Storytelling
Proclaiming the good news: storytelling over the internet We are our stories. We compress years of experience, thought, and emotion into a few compact narratives that we convey to others and tell to ourselves. - Daniel Pink A Whole New Mind
With Caroline Cerveny, SSJ, D. Min. Your aspiring Digital Storyteller a Digital Immigrant . . . in the company of many other Digital Immigrants and Natives! a story about my digital footsteps! 1983!
More Image Resources DigiTales Image Resources http://www.digitales.us/resources/image_sources.php
Record and Remix Audio Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems. Download Audacity http://audacity.sourceforge.net/download/ Download the LAME MP3 encoder to export as an MP3 http://lame.buanzo.com.ar/ Audacity Tutorials and Installation Instructions http://tinyurl.com/5h2jmc
Compose Original Music http://www.jamstudio.com/
http://freeplaymusic.com/ Terms of Service If you are using Freeplay Music for: Personal Non-Commercial Use (Non-revenue generating). This excludes broadcast use of any kind, including, without limitation, web, blog, and podcast use; or Educational, Non-Commercial use (this is limited to student use on school grounds for in classroom projects- non broadcast) Then Freeplay Music's compositions and recordings may be used without a fee.
Music Resources Free Music Project http://freemusic.freeculture.org/ ccMixter http://ccmixter.org/ PodSafe Music Network http://music.podshow.com/ Podsafe Audio http://www.podsafeaudio.com/ Bravenet http://www.resources.bravenet.com/audio_clips
More Sound Resources DigiTales Music and Sound Resources http://www.digitales.us/resources/music_sound_sources.php
Software and Internet Applications THE TOOLS
Rubrics for Digital Stories http://www.digitales.us/evaluating/scoring_guide.php
Software iMovie http://tinyurl.com/5r5nsl Windows Movie Maker http://tinyurl.com/53yvx Microsoft PhotoStory http://tinyurl.com/48jvat
Gmail Trick for Student Registration If you dont want students to use their own e- mail addresses to register for the following Internet applications, try using the Gmail trick. G-Mail Trick http://snipurl.com/googletricks
Storytelling 2.0 Web 2.0 storytelling applications: Image Editors Video Editors Media Mashup and Creation Tools Media Publishing