StoryTelling Network

StoryTelling Network Hear Stories Share Stories

Welcome To The StoryTelling Network

Purpose: To use storytelling as a way to share solutions to the challenges of workforce development in higher education. This community spans all industry sectors and may include broad scale discussions of student engagement in learning, successful completion of skills development programs, job placement, building partnerships and pathways, and others.

Ready To Tell Your Story?

Your story can offers solutions to common problems, encourage sustainability as well as leverage learning for those who come after you. Your story is important and we would love to help you tell it in the best way possible.

Get started today! Tell Your Story | Learn How To Effectively Tell Your Story

Rubric: 3D Interactive Rubric | 2D Printable Rubric

Featured Story

Restoring Accelerated Pathways to CCRI

Watch Stories (Videos)

From Reporting To StoryTelling

Pueblo Community College – Faculty Interviews

Great Falls College CHEO Project

More videos

Read Stories (Blog Posts & Articles)

SkillsCommons Story Telling IMPACT Community: Sustaining and Scaling Impact Through Story (see last article on page)
Posted 10/26/17

Talking Story in Hawaii: Using the StoryTelling Rubric to Share the Value of TAACCCT
Posted 10/19/2017 3:09 PM by Erica Acevedo

Telling TAACCCT Tales with the StoryTelling Network IMPACTcommunity
Posted 4/13/2017 3:35 PM by Erica Acevedo

Building Resiliency & Community While Telling Our Story
Posted 3/31/2017 2:46 PM by Scott Estrada

Listen To Stories (Webinars & Podcasts)

Voices of TAACCCT College Presidents: A Podcast Series

Employer Engagement: Establishing Effective Partnerships

Creating Resiliency and Building Community: A Grantee-Led Webinar

A Robot Took My Job by John Milman

Country Western Song called “A Robot Took My Arm” that tells the story of why we need to use competencies. Download song and view lyrics in SkillsCommons.


 Join the StoryTelling Community

Join our online community forums for the StoryTelling Network at our MERLOT Voices website.  MERLOT Voices is a collection of over 100 online communities forums led by a wide range of individuals and groups. We have monthly conference calls to keep our project moving forward and you can review our activities and progress at the Story Telling Community website within MERLOT Voices.

  1. Sign up as a member of MERLOT Voices website (it is FREE and Easy).
  2. You’ll receive an email asking you to confirm your registration within MERLOT Voices.
  3. Join the specific StoryTelling Network Community Conversation
  4. Explore the discussion forums and resources and PARTICIPATE!