Mrs Frizzle Magic School Bus

 

It turns out that I’m not the only one in the family to have graduated from the school of Microsoft. Our children, Isley and Chase, both went through a range of Microsoft educational influence growing up pretty during my Microsoft years. One of those pedagogues was the Magic School Bus series, one of the first PC-based educational ‘games’. Pioneering well before Dora the Explorer was Miss Frizzle, the Magic School bus’ driver and lead mentor. Chase recently recalled that Miss Frizzle’s catchphrase was the failure embracing line…

"Take chances, make mistakes, and get messy!"

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