Script Changers shows the ways that stories offer a lens for seeing the world as a series of systems. It provides opportunities for students to create interactive and animated stories about creating positive change in their communities. These projects utilize the Scratch visual programming environment.
About the Authors
Kylie Peppler is Assistant Professor in the Learning Sciences Program and Director of the Creativity Labs at Indiana University Bloomington.
Rafi Santo is a doctoral student in the Learning Sciences Program at Indiana University Bloomington.
Melissa Gresalfi is Associate Professor of Mathematics Education and Learning Sciences at Vanderbilt University.
Katie Salen Tekinbaş is Professor in the School of Computing and Digital Media at DePaul University and Chief Designer and Researcher at Institute of Play.
—Elyse Eidman-Aadahl, Executive Director, National Writing Project, University of California, Berkeley
—Mitchel Resnick, LEGO Papert Professor of Learning Research, and Director, Lifelong Kindergarten group, MIT Media Lab