Learning Strategy Should Be FunPosted: March 2, 2023 Filed under: Uncategorized 1 Comment
Today was the start of a two day strategy class for Mah Jongg. It was a giant class. We had people from the beginners class decide to come join this one so we had five people to a table at eight tables. Since we weren’t playing, just doing exercises it worked out fine.
Most students were relatively new players so as I would introduce different concepts to them you could hear the light bulbs going off in their heads. The Nebraskans would laugh, “So you were actually a fly on the wall watching us play,” they said when I described mistakes people make.
Teaching people the tricks to be better players is so fun. But teaching people how to think is the most fun.
The manager came into to class at the end today and told me they want to book me for the same time next year. The students were already trying to sign up. The Houston girls told me they are in. I love having repeat students because then they turn into friends.
I guess I know where I’ll be in March 2024. Such a hardship, but someone’s got to do it.
You are awesome!