Category Archives: Storytelling

Digital Promise Multimedia Case Studies

At Digital Promise, I led production of a series of multimedia case studies on innovative educational practices in school districts around the country.  For each case study, I managed the production and editing of the written case study, video, and other visual assets, and developed the promotional strategy via social media, press outreach, and email distribution. I also co-produced a short documentary as part of one of the case studies.

Digital Promise multimedia case studies:

The New Librarian: Leaders in the Digital Age

Changing a Rural Community’s Expectations Through 24/7 Learning

Investing in Students’ Future from Day One

Innovation Starts in the Classroom

Bridging the Digital Divide for Low-Income Students

Brave Old World: News21 Digital Media Fellowship

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Brave Old World

Brave Old World is a multimedia project created by Columbia University’s cohort of the Knight-Carnegie News21 fellowship. Our team traveled the country to report a variety of stories on how the country is adapting to its rapidly aging population.

All videos, articles, graphics, and other content was produced collaboratively among fellows. Versions of our work were published in The Washington PostNYTimes.comKaiser Health News, and

Relevant links:

At the End of the Road – New York Times

As workforce ages, industries struggle to prepare for wave of retirements – Washington Post

Photo/audio gallery of workers over age 65

Education Week: Startup Hopefuls Test Ideas With Educators

Startup Hopefuls Test Ideas With Educators
Education Week, Sept. 17, 2012

I spent one week in Palo Alto for this story on the emerging “consumer-first” model in the education technology business, as championed by the young companies in the startup accelerator Imagine K-12. This package also includes a video that I helped produce and an interactive audio feature that I helped conceive on the companies of Imagine K-12.

Archive of my Education Week work.

Delivery City: An Interactive News Project

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Delivery City

While living in New York City in 2011, my friend Jason Alcorn and I spent six months documenting the lives of employees at a Manhattan pizzeria, as a debate over the city’s bicycle policy erupted into daily newspaper headlines and City Council meetings. The project includes a long-form feature articlea documentary short film, interactive graphics, and other multimedia elements.