Since November 2014, Storybench has provided an “under the hood” look at the most invigorating and inspiring projects in digital storytelling around the world, including but not limited to journalism as we’ve folded in lessons from the fields of information design, statistics, game design, documentary, user-centered design, digital humanities, and network science, to name a few.
Storybench is also a “living syllabus,” a utilitarian guide to the tools and methods used by innovators across digital storytelling. Below, a selection of the tutorials and takeaways that may be useful for educators in journalism and other fields.
Getting started with R
Seven workshops to run in your classroom
A game to run in your classroom
Podcasting, radio reporting and audio storytelling
Tips for budding audio storytellers