Scenario-Based Learning for Learning Impact Podcast

How do you increase learning impact through scenario-based learning? Opportunities for practice with feedback improve skill transfer.

How do you increase learning impact through scenario-based learning? While no solution is right for every training situation, we know that providing opportunities for practice with feedback is critical for developing skills. Scenario-based learning is one way to provide that practice with feedback to help learners improve their performance. In this interview with Amit Garg on the L&D Go Beyond Podcast, I discuss scenario-based learning and how that can increase skill transfer to real-world environments.

L&D Go Beyond Podcast
Season 2
Episode 6
Scenario-Based Learning for Learning Impact, with Christy Tucker

Key takeaways on scenarios and learning impact

From the official show notes:

  • The Power of Scenarios: Explore the diverse spectrum of scenario-based learning, uncovering their unique applications and potential impact on learner engagement. 
  • Motivation through Relevance: Explore how immediate applicability boosts learner motivation. 
  • Compelling Narratives: Delve into the significance of storytelling within scenarios, emphasizing the inclusion of characters, conflict, and consequences to evoke cognitive and emotional engagement. 
  • Essential Design Elements: Learn about the key components of effective scenario design, including audience analysis, alignment of learning objectives, and meticulous attention to detail. 
  • Realizing Learning Impact: Understand the pivotal role of practice coupled with feedback in scenario-based learning, facilitating seamless skill transfer to real-world environments. 
  • Navigating Pitfalls: Gain insights into common pitfalls to avoid in scenario-based learning design and strategies for mitigating these challenges. 
  • Addressing Misconceptions: Learn to tackle common misconceptions through realistic scenarios. 

Watch the podcast

If the video of our conversation isn’t embedded below, you can watch it directly on YouTube.

Listen to the podcast

If you’d prefer to listen to the audio-only version, you can listen on BuzzSprout, Spotify, or your preferred podcast platform. My interview is Season 2, Episode 6.

Listen to other podcasts

I’ve had the pleasure of speaking on a number of podcasts over the past few years. You can listen to more of my podcasts on scenario-based learning and other topics.

Upcoming events

Morning Buzz: Designing and Developing Scenarios. Tuesday, April 23, 7:30-8:15 EDT. I will be facilitating an open-ended discussion about designing and developing scenarios at the Learning & HR Tech Solutions Conference.

Generating Plausible Choices and Consequences for Scenarios Using AI Tools. Thursday, April 25, 10:00 EDT. This is a hands-on session to learn to use AI tools to generate draft scenario questions, choices, and consequences. Practice refining prompts, recognize the limitations of AI tools, and know when to rely on AI versus manual content creation. Part of the Learning & HR Tech Solutions Conference, April 23-25 in Orlando. Save $500 your registration with my exclusive promo code SPEAKER129.

Generating Plausible Choices and Consequences for Scenarios Using AI Tools
Thursday, April 25
Learning & HR Tech Solutions
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Save $100 when you register with promo code SPEAKERSHARE100.

Christy Tucker
LXD Consultant
Syniad Learning, LLC
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