Come on feel the noise

Morrissey, Sean; Burns, Tom and Desire, John and Gordon, Janet and McDonald, Pip and Sinfield, Sandra, eds. (2023) Come on feel the noise. In: Say It With a Story. Creativity for Learning in Higher Education Community, [s.l.], pp. 68-69. (

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Suddenly and all at once, the room burst into life. A few minutes ago, you could have heard a pin drop. Now Kerry and I could scarcely hear ourselves think! My earliest experiences of education reinforced the rather unhelpful idea that a good student is a quiet student. These days, I am an academic developer in higher education. So, a noisy classroom is everything to me.