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“Stories are about 22 times more memorable than facts alone”

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I found that quote in a post by Shawn Callahan and subsequently learned it comes from Bruner’s book, Actual Minds, Possible Worlds.

I’ve written a lot about the importance of stories in teaching and learning (see Students Remember More When They Tell Stories and The Best Digital (& Non-Digital) Storytelling Resources).

And in the course of searching for the source of the Bruner quote, I came upon an incredible resource, Story Juice How Ideas Spread and Brands Grow by Julie Fuoti & Lisa Johnson.

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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