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World Book Day: storytelling fun for Ramsgate Arts Primary

Students dressed as favorite storybook characters Submitted to the Thanet Gazette Children, families and staff at Ramsgate Arts Primary shared the joy of writing and speaking to celebrate the 25th anniversary of World Book Day. School was a riot of colorful costumes; characters from a range of authors popped off the pages of storybooks and […]

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CBS and Turner Embrace More Access, Living Storytelling as March Madness Returns to Normal

The 2020 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament has been lost to COVID, the first major event to bear the brunt of a reality that has rendered sporting events unviable for far too long. He returned last season in modified form, never leaving Indiana State. The dependable unpredictability and tension were still there, and a worthy champion […]

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This ’90s kids’ show is actually a scary lesson in storytelling

As a child of the 90s, I watch Goose bumps and Are you scared of the dark? was part of everyday life. It was fun to be spooked by stories about everything from monsters and creatures to spooky apartments and librarians. Now it’s nice and fun to revisit these two shows, but it’s also possible […]

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Literacy project observes the use of storytelling in a Slovenian school

Educators from six schools in Malta, Turkey, Ireland and Slovenia gathered in Maribor, Slovenia in December for another mobility visit under the Erasmusplus project ‘Building on the opportunities to storytell stories” (Boost). The project, which aims to improve literacy standards in the respective schools, started in September 2019 and will end at the end of […]

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Winona’s New Storytelling Festival | News

by Chris Rogers In 1971, Welsh-born Winonan Hwyel “Taff” Roberts was returning from a tour of duty in Singapore with Britain’s Royal Air Force, flying through the Middle East at night, when the captain called him to join him in the cockpit. Across the desert below them, the dark night was dotted with hundreds of […]

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Actor and host LeVar Burton continues his passion for storytelling

As a teenager growing up in Sacramento, LeVar Burton felt a call to become a priest. His mother was an English teacher and social worker, and her life of service inspired him. While studying to join the Catholic Church as a priest, Burton joined a school play and realized the power of performance and storytelling. […]

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Values-Based Storytelling Courses for Students

In an exemplary effort to make teaching fun and effective, Jasudben ML School (JML) has introduced a first-of-its-kind story-based values ​​enrichment program for grades 1-4. year. This is a unique one-year program that develops values ​​such as kindness, respect and honesty in students using Indian stories. For this, the school has hired “Amar Chitra Katha” […]

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Story Crossroads Brings Summer Storytime Events Online

By Alison Brimley | [email protected] Story Crossroads, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the art of community storytelling, has hosted two summer events for months: the annual Story Crossroads Spectacular (held May 13) and the panel “The Big Why” (held on June 20). A global pandemic turned things upside down, but canceling it was not […]