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Digital Storytelling Evaluation Rubrics for Teachers Are you integrating digital storytelling in your course with your students ? Are you looking for a carefully crafted rubric to help you guide your digital storytelling activities ? Well you don't have to go far, the answers are right below these couple of lines. This is probably the first time I am publishing a rubric on evaluating digital storytelling. I have previously featured several rubrics that are particularly technology focused and all are geared towards helping teachers better integrate technology into their teaching. Today and thanks to KSBE, Educational Technology and Mobile Learning is introducing you to excellent digital storytelling rubrics.
Timeline - simile-widgets - Timeline documentation index page. - Free, Open-Source Data Visualization Web Widgets, and More This page serves as an entry point to the documentation of the Simile Widgets Timeline component. To reference the previous documentation hosted at MIT please refer to html or wiki. We'll try to move all existing (as of September 2nd, 2007) over by September 5th and we'll update that wiki to point here.