Author: shortyadamk

Digital Storytelling Blog

This portion of the touristbytrade.com website was done for my ED677 Digital Storytelling class through the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Enjoy!

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Remixes and Mashups

At the end of the semester I still have to ask myself, what is digital storytelling. The example above proves that humans aren’t the only animals sometimes unsure of where the line is drawn between what is a story and what is real… or are they the same? ED 677 Digital Storytelling has proved to […]

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Technologies for Distance Learning in Alaska

Websites discussed during presentation: http://www.breining.edu/USDEDistLearning.htm http://wcetblog.wordpress.com/2014/03/05/ipeds-reality-check/ http://www.theguardian.com/education/2013/nov/13/human-interaction-distance-learning http://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/resources/best-accredited-online-colleges/ http://www2.ed.gov/rschstat/eval/tech/evidence-based-practices/finalreport.pdf WordPress Example – https://sites.google.com/a/alaska.edu/ed677sp14/ Final Project Handout 4.4.14 Final cover inside Blackboard_Collaborate_Web_Conferencing_Moderator’s_Guide_PDF RD 492 – Adam Kane – Intensive Method RD 601 – Adam Kane – The Economics of Distance Ed Final RD 601 – Adam Kane – The Economics of Distance Education Presentation RD 650 […]

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Participatory Storytelling

What were we thinking when we (a collaborative class effort) came up with the story of Ren, Kye, Niko, the bear and a three legged cat? My best guess… we were looking for the spotlight. My initial thoughts of our collaborative storytelling project,even while it was occurring, was that we were all looking to draw […]

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Augmented Reality

“Reality is independent of the individual accidental element of thought.” – Charles Pierce When I tried to describe Augmented Reality to a friend, their first response was, “like Google Glass? or Terminator?”. My answer was, “yes, sometimes.” Augmented Reality can be the integration of external information with present information. External information can come in the […]

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Cultural Storytelling

Cultural Storytelling, the curated edition on Storify. When I think of Cultural Storytelling, or basically how storytelling effects our culture, there is really one thing that stands out in my mind – the meme. To me, a meme is something that is difficult to explain, however it is clearly a defining element of our culture. […]

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Elements of Digital Storytelling

What elements are common to all forms (digital and traditional) of storytelling? Why do we tell stories? I don’t know whether it’s normal or not, but my thought process and virtually all of my memories seems to be completely patchwork. For example, when I think back upon a book I’ve read, a movie I’ve seen […]

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Welcome to the ED677 Blog for Adam Kane

If you’re reading this you’ve found your way to the ED 677 WordPress Blog for Adam Kane. My Diigo page can be found here https://diigo.com/user/shortyadamk.

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France

 

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Venice

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