Finding New Ways

6 mins reading We need to get better at telling stories. These words were spoken recently by a manager in the teaching and learning space to a large group of tertiary educators. The immediate context was Virtual Reality, though I have a feeling the statement was intended to apply more broadly. No one in the…

Tell a Story

7 mins reading ‘You’ll never guess what just happened to me!!’ When I first started teaching as a casual tutor at Deakin University in 2005, I had two strategies for quietening down a roomful of students: simply start to play an entertaining YouTube video on the big screen, or call out the above declaration to…