Beyond the Desk: Achievement Through Business Ed


Mark Banks

Amy's EDU

Aaron Clay

Amy's EDU

How does the student go beyond the desk to blend academia and business? Given that two-thirds of their employees are under the age of 21, Amy’s Ice Creams took a unique approach to internal education using Design Thinking, Gamification, and Project-Based Learning encouraging students to build the business of themselves. You will see how a for-profit company uses the latest strategies in education to create better corporate citizens and well-rounded students.

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Format: Case study
Event Type: Session
Level: Basic Understanding
Online: Slides