Be sure to join us on January 19, 6:00-7:00 pm (Central) for The Power of Games to Unleash Collaboration and Creativity in Education Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we engage with students and teams. There are now a lot of students who learn in a hybrid or virtual environment. Games are a unique tool that can be used to bring together students and teams, teach new skills, and help us adapt to the modern workplace. This is especially important for Millennials and Generation Z who have spent their entire lives playing games and want to see them in the classroom or workplace. The presentation will provide an overview of the history of games, explore team-building games for students and teams, and share best practices for using games in education.

Learning Objectives:
1. Understand more about the power of games in education and work
2. Learn about team building games that work in hybrid and remote environments
3. Review a list of best practices for using games in education

About the Presenter:
Zac Jarrard is the Fearless Gaming Leader from Jarrard Consulting, LLC. The company is dedicated to creating adaptive and innovative organizations that can survive the test of time. Jarrard Consulting, LLC does this through assisting and supporting clients via best practices in project management and gamification. Zac holds a Master of Science in Information Systems and Business Analytics, MPA and MBA from Park University. His research interests include gamification, innovation, and project management. Outside of his company, Zac is heavily involved in the community. He is a proud ASQ member who serves as the Treasurer of the Kansas City Section and will present at WCQI in 2022. Zac is an Eagle Scout who aspires to make the world a better place for everyone.

Registration Link:
News Education Division 01/12/2022 6:13pm CST


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