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EpDLAB, or how to experiment with ICT for social change.
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During this 2015-16 school year, students will work on social change by using digital storytelling. It’s been a while since we don’t sit down to write a post, but sometimes is not easy to find some minutes to stop and look backwards. Today is the day. One of the projects we are investing more time…

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“O importante é ter claro onde imos, os contidos están no medio” | O CEIP A Rúa, ganador do Premio á Alfabetización Audiovisual 2014.
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No CEIP A Rúa, catro profesoras amósannos orgullosas un mural no que vemos cámaras, micrófonos e a fábrica Massó. Massó Hermanos S.A. empregou a unhas dúas mil persoas en Cangas do Morrazo (Pontevedra) entre 1955 e 1985; agora é un edificio abandonado onde aínda viven historias de baleas, cancións e recordos da época dourada das…

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Participatory Video and Media Literacy
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“What we should not loose. PV is not about documentary making, but about people who know each other and have relationships with each other and who want to share their own stories”. This sentence, said by one of the participants on the second Better PV Practice online Web Gathering last May was very inspiring. Oftently,…

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Videogames in the classroom, beta version
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When we speak about contemporary society, about what defines and distinguishes it from the previous ones, we commonly establish technologies as the backbone of new communicational, economical and political paradigms. And, of course, new educative models. ICT learning-based approaches arises as the definitive switch that activates the motivation of the students to enhance creative and…

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Cancasete, a portrait of Cans
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Building a portrait. Like painting a face, sketching a landscape or depicting a place. This was the aim of our last documentary work, named Cancaste. Cancasete is a multidisciplinary project, a participatory and playful project integrated in the Festival de Cans, one of the most transgressor and authentic cultural events. Our purpose was simple: to…

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Cell phones and schools: a forbidden love?
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“Do you have Wi-fi?”, this is one of the most common requests in public spaces. Besides, the variety of different electronic devices is multiplying, they are also more movable, and the phone companies offer a wide range of fares and services on behalf of so-called “always connected”. Nothing without an app, no one without a…

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Video and Shortfilm Workshop in Ancares
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It’s almost spring time and we couldn’t thought a better way to celebrate the arrival of the new season than going to the Ancares, the region with the most breathtaking landscapes in Galicia. The secondary school of Navia de Suarna asked us to undertake a short-film workshop for the students; our goal was to work…

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LAV014 Learn, Create and Struggle
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We spent the weekend in a rural area where we could enjoy the best of the Ulla’s Valley. An unforgettable experience we could enjoy for the second time thanks to Asociación Senunpeso. Because participating in the LAV (Audiovisual Laboratory of Vedra) it’s a pleasure as it means a place to meet, talk, move and build…

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Itinerantes, Vacalume… ¡Gingko!
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¿Y qué si de vez en cuando las personas pudiéramos cambiar de nombre, de altura, de estatura, de color de piel o de ojos aunque sea por un rato? O para muchos años, si nos sentimos a gusto, ¿por qué no?. Entre nosotros, esto es muy, muy difícil, pero cambiar el nombre bajo el que…

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