Corey Olsen Teaches Teachers Through Tolkien #edu

Corey Olsen Teaches Teachers Through Tolkien #edu

Well, Mr. Olsen doesn’t really teach teachers, he teaches Tolkien to readers, but there is plenty educators can learn about how to connect to an audience of learners and influence thought by abandoning medieval concepts like academic journals and turning your thoughts toward the public. Read this excellent overview of Corey Olsen’s work from the Washington Post:

‘Tolkien Professor’ brings Middle-earth to iTunes

Olsen’s website can be found here:


imageCorey Olsen processing in a WAC graduation ceremony.

Daniel W. Rasmus

Daniel W. Rasmus, Founder and Principal Analyst of Serious Insights, is an internationally recognized speaker on the future of work and education. He is the author of several books, including Listening to the Future and Management by Design.

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