Education Division & QMD Joint Webinar - The Power of Games to Unleash Collaboration and Creativity

When:  Mar 9, 2023
Associated with  Education Division

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 students and teams together, 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.

This webinar is for you if you:

  • Want to explore ways to engage modern students

  • Work with face to face, online, or hybrid students

  • Develop training programs or classes

In this informative 60-minute webinar, you will:

  • Understand more about the power of games in education and work

  • Examine team building games that work in hybrid and remote environments

  • Receive a list of best practices for using games in education

Do not miss this presentation by Zac Jarrard!

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 the community. He is a proud ASQ member who serves as the Chair of the Kansas City Section and will present at WCQI in 2023. Zac is an Eagle Scout who aspires to make the world a better place for everyone.

Date: 3/8/2023

Time: 7:00 pm ET/ 6:00 pm CT/ 5:00 pm MT/ 4:00 pm PT

Duration: 45 minutes Plus Q & A