Campfire as metaphor

A response to the Your Metaphor Activity
created by Helen DeWaard (@hj_dewaard)

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My metaphor for teaching and learning frequently connects to a campfire. It’s not just the fire itself, but the people who join together at the fire to share stories and eat s’mores. It’s and event that has a beginning, middle and end. There is a unique dance between the flames, the people, the sequence and the stories that makes up a campfire event. Our courses, either online or in physical classrooms, are campfire events.

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