Happy Holidays! Examining Christmas Movies through the Lens of Learning

Season 1 Episode 26

MindSpring’s learning experts see learning in everything. Even our favorite Christmas movies! Come along for the ride and also hear our exciting plans as we move into Season 2 of the podcast in the new year. 

Segment One: A Christmas Story-motivation can lead to powerful learning experiences.

Segment Two: It’s a Wonderful Life-don’t be distracted by the “shiny-new” when designing learning experiences. 

Segment Three: Home Alone-fear is a powerful motivator. Applying creative thinking to learning.

Segment Four: Christmas Vacation-lessons learned through failure

Segment Five: Elf-self-directed learning is hard and requires help along the way

Segment Six: The Santa Clause-learning principles should inform on-boarding and improve the experience