Fort Vancouver Mobile - A video overview
Courtesy of: Research Assistant Aaron May of Washington State University Vancouver's Creative Media and Digital Culture program. Produced in 2011.
Video highlights from the apps (36-minute version)
This montage provides a sampling of some of the video media in the Fort Vancouver Mobile apps. This app is much more than just a video distribution system, but these videos show the variety of content, from expositional segments to new journalism to those intended to prompt the development of interactive narratives.
Friday, January 24, 2014
Now beta testing: Grand Emporium of the West (iPad version)
Our Apple version of the Grand Emporium of the West tablet app (in beta form) was released today in the App Store. So if you have either an Android or an Apple tablet computer, including iPads, you now can try out the app in either format. This app, again, is focused upon mid-19th century history and designed to be used in middle school history classes. We already have a few teachers who are planning to test this in their classes locally. If you, no matter where you are in the world, also want to try, please download the free app, test it, and let us know how we can help you to integrate it into your classroom (and improve it). Contact information and links are on the right-hand side of this blog. Thank you for your interest and support!
More about the fort
More about mobile storytelling ...
Phase One background
- William Kaulehelehe background
- Hawaiians at Fort main
- Hawaiians at Fort brochure
- Polynesian Cultural Center (Hawaii)
- Leaving Paradise book by Barman and Watson
- Crossing East (NPR excerpt on Hawaiians)
- Crossing East (radio series)
- Hula's history (NPR piece)
- Ke Kukui Foundation
- Na Hawaii
- Kalama ceremony (video)
- Clark County gov's Hawaiian link