Connecting the Gospel to Us Through Storytelling
IN THE 21ST CENTURY:
CHALLENGES AND POSSIBILITIES
With Your Storyteller
Caroline Cerveny, SSJ-TOSF, D. Min.
Parish Technology Summit: Staying Connected with
Parishioners Using Technology
Villanova University: Center for the Study of Church
February 25, 2010
Introducing the Book
Post Method - People
Who is your audience?
Post Method - Objective
What are your learning
Same as they’ve always
Post Method - Strategies
What strategies will be used
in this learning experience?
Post Method - Technology
What Technology is appropriate?
Altamonte Springs, FL
What You Will need for …
Basic: Computer, Screen, LCD Projector, Speakers
Cyber: Basic + Internet Connection
Interactive: Cyber + Smartboard
Participatory: Interactive + Computer Lab and/or
Portable Computers and/or mobile devices.
Understanding of Web 2.0 Tools
• Easy Sharing
• Easy Communication
• Easy Collaboration (Even Global)
• Free Software (Open Source)
• Free Images (Creative Commons)
• Free Music (Creative Commons)
An Interactive Religious Education Website
A Global Network of Faith-Based Catechetical Ministers
Digital Storytelling -
Web 2.0 -
Digital Citizenship -
Bridge the GAP!
Create Partnerships of Digital Natives and
Blend the traditional with the digital
Become a “Rewired” storyteller
Advocate with your parish