Stories about time: interactive timeline tools
I ran across this blog post by Dianne Rees this morning and it provides some excellent links to some interactive time-line resources.
Dianne writes, ” This post continues the theme of using digital storytelling tools for instruction. Good stories are usually about change or a journey that’s been made. Sometimes stories describe change in the context of events that have occurred over time. That’s where timeline tools come in handy. In this post, I’ll review some interactive timeline generators. What does this have to do with instruction? Sometimes it’s useful to show prior ways of doing things to see where innovation can and should occur.”
Dianne goes on to describe Dipity, Xtimeline, TimeGlider and others; it’s well worth the read. More…