Social Enterprise Switotwins holds Back to Back Digital Storytelling Workshop with Teachers and Students of CDO City Central SPED Center

Mar 10, 2015 // By:switotwins digital storytelling // No Comment

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For the very first time in the history of digital storytelling in the Philippines, Switotwins Digital Storytelling facilitated a workshop for teachers of special education and their students last March 2 and 3, 2015 at Cagayan de Oro City Central SPED Center.

SPED DST MAR 2 3 2015 (1)
SPED DST MAR 2 3 2015 (3) SPED DST MAR 2 3 2015 (4) SPED DST MAR 2 3 2015 (5)During the first day, teachers went through a series of activities to create their own digital stories using the Mother Tongue. Before the day ended, they were consulted as to their suggestions on how to improve the module on teaching digital storytelling to children from the special education classes.

The next day, students from the Hearing Impaired, Visually Impaired, Down Syndrome, Intellectual Disable Transition Class and Children with Autism joined the workshop assisted by their advisers. The day was filled with fun, laughter and unforgettable moments.

The 2-day workshop was capped by a Digital Storytelling Festival were the facilitators, teachers and students watched their finished products on screen.

The event was organized by Cagayan de Oro City Central SPED Center headed by Mr. Bambi Balanda with approval from department head, Mrs . Tess Salvaña,

Here are the stories of the teachers and students



About switotwins digital storytelling

Switotwins Digital Storytelling is a Philippine based digital storytelling journal that aims to provide a venue for everyone to express themselves in the fields of writing, drawing, voice recording, animations, and creating videos. We conduct workshops everywhere possible in the Philippines so that anyone may be able to tell their inspiring stories to the world.

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