Digital Storytelling Around the World

By | 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 [...]

Workshop Software Tutorials

By | 9th November, 2015|Workshop, Storytelling Tips|

This tutorial playlist was created for Tyros workshop participants. The programmes are free or come bundled with your Mac or PC computers. We will be using Audacity (Audio editing) and WeVideo (Video editing) during the workshop. I’ve included links to tutorials [...]

DS in Singapore eight years on

By | 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 [...]

A digital story montage for SG50

By | 7th August, 2015|Milestone, Learning Journey, Singapore, Editor's Choice, People, Community, Youth|

It has been an amazing 6-months learning journey creating ASPN Tanglin's School's Digital Storytelling Montage in celebration of Singapore's 50th birthday. Every story is made up of complex layers of voice, music, pictures, titles, subtitles and transitions. Multiply that by 50... [...]

Teaching managing financial resources through DS

By | 28th July, 2014|Singapore, Education, Youth, Digital Immigrants|

Tyros will be facilitating a 6-week digital storytelling workshop for 35 Secondary 3 students in the northern district from August to September 2014. We will be coaching the young people to present their discoveries about "Managing Our Financial Resources" through creating a [...]

Inmates discover themselves through digital storytelling

By | 14th June, 2014|Testimonies, Discover, Community|

Since 2011, six batches of inmates have gone through The Hero's Journey – a journey in self-discovery through digital storytelling. The Singapore Prison Service website states: Being committed to ensuring that inmates are in safe and secure custody, we are also [...]

Storytelling and Values Education

By | 12th February, 2014|People, Education|

In conversation with Brenda Yeow, veteran educator Everyone can learn: There are no boundaries in learning. Only FEAR of failure will keep one away from learning. – Brenda Yeow Retired Educator / Principal Brenda Yeow has been nurturing children and [...]