The capital hosted presentation of the project “Interactive Kiev”, which is part of the educational platform “City and digital story”.
As reported by the developers of the project in Facebook, “Interactive Kiev” is an ambitious attempt to take Kiev early twentieth century in the plane of the digital map. The goal is not only to show all possible then infrastructure, but also to acquaint with the diversity of everyday life of Kiev and Kiev 100 years ago.
The project is aimed at researchers of any field (history, urban studies, cultural studies, etc.), and also wanting to look into the past of Kyiv.
An interactive map is an attempt to create an inclusive story of multicultural Kiev early twentieth century. The researchers set a task to reconcile the history of everyday life, digital history and the method of learning by doing.
It is noted that the project will be the basis for development of academic course on digital history at the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.
Educational platform “City and digital story” offers teachers of universities and schools of practical advice and materials for teaching the history and culture of the XX century through the prism of local stories and micro stories and narrates, approaches to create new themes within the framework of educational programs, tools for working with digital tools.