Category Archives: Micro Stories

Small can be beautiful. Why short, powerful stories can be more effective than novels in learning.

Stories sit at the heart of communication; building rapport and empathy, creating and sharing schemas of shared understanding, imparting knowledge in a structured and predictable way. Stories can be long or short, good or bad, but they are familiar and … Continue reading

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Narrative Learning: A Tale of Two Stories

Everyone loves a good story. Possibly more than we realise. Using storytelling in learning is not new; biblical stories, morality tales, fairy stories and Charlie the cat telling us what to do are all examples of people using the story … Continue reading

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