This could be a very useful tool for social studies teachers looking to spice up how students learn about current events. Students could be in charge of creating and presenting these stories as weekly current event assignments or teachers could just share ones that are relevant to their class.
Literacy teachers could also use this to have students write about the current events or even internet memes since the internet program allows for notes to be written under each item be it a comment, video, or picture. What's better than getting kids to write about something in which they are interested?
And because it's FREE, it's is easily accessible to everyone. As always, be careful of inappropriate material that may lingering on internet social feeds.
Below is an example of a Storify created by the CBC News Community about the new Tamagotchi App...