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Digital Storytelling Around the World

By | 2018-03-30T21:46:11+00:00 24th January, 2017|Milestone, Singapore, Beyond Singapore|

The Digital Storytelling (DS) Working Group (closed group) serves as a resource and support for DS practitioners, researchers, academics, companies and social workers from around the world. The group was initiated by Story Center's Executive Director and Pioneer of DS, Joe [...]

DS in Singapore eight years on

By | 2018-03-30T21:46:15+00:00 17th September, 2015|Milestone, Singapore, Beyond Singapore, Editor's Choice|

On 18 September I will be starting my 22-day long trip to the USA. I am honoured to be awarded a grant from the National Arts Council of Singapore to present a paper at International Digital Storytelling Conference 2015 held at Smith [...]

Research to validate digital storytelling as a tool for the workplace

By | 2016-01-07T13:45:05+00:00 23rd October, 2013|Workshop, Storytelling Tips, Beyond Singapore, Discover, Education|

Tyros ran a Storytelling for a Digital Age workshop at the Institute for Adult Learning (IAL) in June this year. The workshop aimed at equipping Adult Educators, Training Management, and HR Specialists for the digital age through using digital storytelling. [...]

Create, Act, Change – a word from Joe

By | 2018-03-30T21:46:22+00:00 10th May, 2013|Events, Beyond Singapore, Editor's Choice|

From FaceBook Digital Storytelling Working Group, 10 May 2013 The 5th International Conference on Digital Storytelling has come to an end. Many highlights, including the deeply moving presentation by Patient Voices' Founding Director Pip Hardy on compassion. We were reminded [...]

Scaling up digital storytelling

By | 2014-05-25T22:52:51+00:00 30th April, 2013|Milestone, Learning Journey, Beyond Singapore|

Digital Storytelling came to me as a 24-hour, 3-day, facilitator-intensive gift. It was a gift that I absolutely love. But it was also a gift that few could bite into. In April 2013, I reconstructed the workshop format. 85 participants [...]

What was the result of creating your story?

By | 2018-03-30T21:46:24+00:00 4th April, 2013|Beyond Singapore, People, Education, Digital Immigrants|

Erna Priyono, a teacher and participants at the Powerful Storytelling workshop in Bandung tells what happened after creating her digital story. Erna: The day I attended the Powerful Storytelling workshop was also the day my seven-year-old son Kenzi was taken off his grueling [...]

A digital immigrant’s journey

By | 2018-03-30T21:46:25+00:00 14th March, 2013|Learning Journey, Singapore, Beyond Singapore, Discover, Digital Immigrants|

With the revamp of our website, I intend to highlight some of the interesting ways practitioners are using (digital) Storytelling in: Arts Business Communities Distribution (Media) Education Families Government Health I will also scour through the Internet to highlight tips, tools, [...]

Digital storytelling for inmates around the world

By | 2014-07-28T13:09:20+00:00 13th March, 2013|Learning Journey, Singapore, Beyond Singapore, Editor's Choice, Discover, Youth|

A number of digital storytelling facilitators around the world are doing rehabilitative work among prison inmates. Tricia Jenkins of DigiTales in the UK partnered with Association for the Social Support of Youth (ARSIS) in Greece to run workshops with young people in prison. [...]