Snap. Snip. Send.: How Mobile Media is Transforming Storytelling in the Classroom

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Published on March 7, 2016

Author: Brett509


1. Snap. Presented by Brett Atwood How Mobile Media is Transforming Storytelling in the Classroom Snip. Send.

2. My Background

3. Product Launches & Campaigns

4. Millennials in the Classroom • Most of my students are millennials – but also “Gen Z” • Here’s what I’ve observed: • Messaging and social apps preferred over email • Internet use is “near constant” • Mobile preferred over desktop • Phones rarely used for voice calls • Voicemail? Never! • Multi-taskers & Multi-screeners

5. Here Comes “Generation Z” • Connected from Birth • Ephemeral > Public Square • Creation > Curation • Images/Video > Text • TL;DR = 8 Seconds or Death SOURCE: SproutSocial (

6. Mobile Storytelling Platforms

7. My Worst Fear as a Journalism Teacher

8. Challenges from the Classroom • Quality – “Damn, Daniel” be damned! • Eliminate bias – go beyond the selfie! • Privacy issues – “no teacher/parent” zone needed • Credibility – who can you trust? • Limited editing abilities – in-app editing is minimal • Lack of archives - everything is ephemeral

9. Best Practices for Mobile Storytelling • Ideal number of Snapchat posts per story is 15-20 • Vary photos and videos • Always start with an intro to orient the viewer • Add context with use of location-based tags/filters and large text • Many viewers aren’t using audio – so add text and captions when someone is interviewed

10. Mobile in the Classroom • Many university communication programs are experimenting with mobile media in the classroom

11. • Partnered with NBC News for Snapchat and Instagram coverage of the Republican primaries in South Carolina

12. • “Journalism for Mobile and Emerging Platforms” • JEDI Desk

13. • Partnering with Austin-Statesman for Snapchat Stories

14. • Social media takeover! • Future of Flight Foundation for the final flight of Boeing 727

15. • Coming Soon: • MN8

16. The Next Wave: Mobile VR & 360 Video

17. Final Thoughts: Advice from Gen Z • The number of followers you get by graduation for your stories might soon be as important as experience.

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