Digital storytelling with Sway

Course outcomes

  • Learn how to create a Digital Story using Sway.
  • Learn why Digital Storytelling builds important skills.
  • Learn from examples of other educators.
  • Earn points and badges to use in the Microsoft online community.


The Relief Teacher Association is pleased to bring you our first course as a Microsoft Partner Trainer!

Join Jaime Marinkovich as she takes you step by step through Digital Storytelling basics, how to create your free Sway account and how to use Sway to implement effective digital storytelling techniques.

Addressed Standards

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers: 2.6 and 3.2

This course contributes to 2.5 professional development hours.

Completing Digital Storytelling with Sway before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 2.5 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and Assessment of NSW Curriculum addressing standard descriptors 2.6.2, 3.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. 

4.3 star average rating
(Based off 136 reviews)

“Loved discovering sway and learning how to use it. This has been an effective course which I am excited to incorporate in my teaching.”Teacher in SA

“Practical ideas to immediately use in the classroom and delivered at a good pace in order for me to understand what to do.” – Teacher in WA

“The instructor was very clear with the delivery of the contents and the step by step instruction was easy to follow. it helped a lot.”Teacher in NSW

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