Can learning be fun? | Chris Anthony | TEDxVail

What if learning were an adventure both in and out of the classroom? That’s the learning that would have turned Chris on when he was younger. Could your students become extremely interested in learning physics or advanced math by applying this learning method to their daily duties?

Chris Anthony, a Colorado native, University of Colorado graduate and longtime Vail resident is a professional extreme skier. For a good portion of his life Chris has competed at an international level in both the sports of cycling and skiing. For the past 26 years, Chris Anthony has traveled as an athlete with the Warren Miller film team, free-lanced for several publications, co-authored a guide book, commissioned and wrote a screenplay, as well as hosted and produced several television and film projects. Additionally, Chris has his own consulting and guide business as well as founded and is Executive Director of the Chris Anthony Youth Initiative Project, “Improving Quality of Life through introducing Youth to Educational and Enrichment Opportunities.”

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