Creative Course Series

Creative Course Training Series


Creative learning is the process of acquiring knowledge and abilities using creative processes. Interactive and creative learning environments make gaining new skills more interesting, increases retention of information, improves communication, emotional and social skills, and provides learners with experience in applying skills in real life.

The courses listed below are face-to-face and will be held in Bentonville, AR. Course specific details will be provided via email upon registration.




Create a Change Kaleidoscope

Join this session to learn how to use the versatile Change Kaleidoscope model, developed by Hope Hailey & Balogun, to enhance your storytelling and manage projects in the workplace. Together, we will examine the purpose of a Change Kaleidoscope model and how it can be used. Finally, we will evaluate a mini-business case study and then use art and color to create a unique Change Kaleidoscope.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the purpose and uses of a Change Kaleidoscope.
  • Explore using art and color to create a Change Kaleidoscope.
  • Discover how to use a Change Kaleidoscope in business story telling situations.

$29

April 15, 2021

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Global Campus Bentonville, AR

Heather Sprandel

Heather Sprandel
Instructor
University of Arkansas




Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving with Escape Room Game

Employers want employees that can think critically on their own, identify logical solutions and make decisions when they hit a roadblock instead of stopping and waiting for someone to tell them what to do. This course will help you identify methods to think through dilemmas, work in teams under time constraints and identify strategies that will lead to the best outcome. After this course and utilizing an Escape Room game, you will be ready to stand out at work as someone who has invested the time and effort into developing critical problem-solving skills.

Learning Objectives

  • Determining valuable information
  • Providing accurate and timely solutions
  • Team problem-solving techniques
  • Presenting solutions logically

$99

June 18, 2021

8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Global Campus Bentonville, AR

Lt. Colonel Donald Butcher

Lt. Colonel Donald Butcher
US Air Force, Retired
Director of Operations
Buddy Pegs Media




Building Creative Rhythms into Daily Life and Work Using Watercolors 

Are you craving a more creative life but don’t feel like you have the time or know where to start? In this four-hour class, instructor Leana Fischer will guide you through the practical strategies she has utilized while developing a professional art career to help you weave more creativity into your daily life and work. You will walk away with a better understanding of how to build margin into your schedule, prioritize your time, uncover your creative strengths, and simply notice the world around you. You don’t need any experience with art to gain value from this course, only a desire to invest a little bit of time into your creative potential.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn simple, relaxing watercolor exercises that you can easily do at home or at your desk 
  • Identify your personality type to help build creative habits
  • Learn time-scheduling tips 
  • Learn how to start a creativity journal / sketchbook

$99

July 16, 2021

8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Global Campus Bentonville, AR

Leana Fischer

Leana Fischer
Owner
May We Fly