ERIC Number: ED396321
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
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National Storytelling Directory and Guidebook, 1996.
Designed to be the most complete guide to storytelling in the United States, this guide includes hundreds of detailed listings, organized by category and state. The guide contains listings of: (1) more than 600 storytellers from throughout the United States and several foreign countries; (2) nearly 200 organizations; (3) more than 220 events; (4) almost 140 educational opportunities, many offering college credit or continuing education units; (5) scores of periodicals; and (6) dozens of production companies and broadcast programmers. The guide also features storyteller-tested information on using storytelling to encourage healing, tap into spirituality, foster values, teach tolerance, and enliven classroom discussion. It also includes an article that guides the reader to storytelling sites on the Internet. The guide is an ideal resource for teachers, librarians, event planners, recreation directors, youth leaders, and parents. (NKA)
Descriptors: Classroom Communication, Continuing Education, Creative Activities, Cultural Enrichment, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrichment Activities, Internet, Resource Materials, Story Telling
Gryphon House, Inc., P.O. Box 207, Beltsville, MD 20704-0207 ($11.95).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Oral Learning; Oral Literature