Why Storytelling is the Key to Understanding and Learning

By Judy Rosemarin, Founder, Sense-Able Strategies

Judy Rosemarin

When I was in 4th grade, Ms. Leigh was my teacher and while not the most attractive woman, weighing more than she should have, going bald with only a few remaining black hairs on her, the children loved her. To see her at first glance, you might have certain assumptions, but she was able to move you quickly beyond your biases because we knew she cared about us, and boy did she know how to tell a story!

Once Upon a Time

Back in our classroom, after recess, our energies still wildly high, she knew how to immediately settle us down and create a listening space. Miss Leigh would take her big ol’ self, …Read more…