Here is a great clip that should make us think! It impacts all of us and hopefully will give us insight on selecting the best "stories" for our students.
In a recent Inservice post you'll find a TED-Ed video that explores how fiction can shape real world events. The animated clip explains the power stories have to change points of view and shape culture. It explores the impact different novels have had on thought leaders and points to powerful stories of today, in conclusion asking viewers, "What story will you try out next?" Watch the clip.