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The Influence of a Cultural Simulation (BaFa’ BaFa’) on Perceptions and Intent to Act.

We're often asked if any research which has been completed about our cross cultural simulation BaFa' BaFa' in the health care / nursing setting. Sharon See MSN, RNC-OB, Clinical Assistant Professor at Schar College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Ashland University in Ohio contacted us asking for permission to use BaFa' BaFa' in their research.  We received the following request: "I teach community health to senior nursing students. We have been using BaFa' BaFa' cultural simulation for a few years now, and are very pleased with the simulation. Much meaningful discussion has taken place during our debriefing sessions. We are [...]

2019-05-29T14:23:10-07:00

Professional BaFa’ BaFa’: At A Glance

Download or view our convenient one-page summary of the Professional Version of BaFa' BaFa'™ when used in a diversity training setting: [pdf-embedder url="https://www.simulationtrainingsystems.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Pro_Bafa_Info_Sheet.pdf" title="Professional BaFa' BaFa' Info"]   If you are an external consultant or interested in re-selling this program please email or call us at 858 450-3400 for more details. The Professional version of BaFa' BaFa' is often used in cultural awareness, cultural competence and diversity training. Here is a deck which highlights the differences between using the BaFa' BaFa' simulation and board games or learning maps. We think you'll find it very helpful.

2019-05-01T10:10:13-07:00

Professional BaFa’ BaFa’ Cultural Awareness & Diversity Simulation: How It Works & What It Does

Overview of how the simulation portion of the Professional Version of BaFa' BaFa' works. If you are an external consultant or interested in re-selling this program please email or call us at 858 450-3400 for more details. The Professional Version of BaFa' BaFa' has been used thousands of times by organizations of all shapes and sizes to create awareness and move to action. Visit our Professional Version of BaFa' BaFa' information page to learn more. At the beginning of the experience, two simulated cultures are created: an Alpha culture and a Beta culture. Alphans are relaxed, put great emphasis on group [...]

2019-04-19T10:22:53-07:00

BaFa’ BaFa’: Student Feedback – Psychology & Culture Programme

While discussing the schools and charities version of BaFa' BaFa' with Dr. Nadia Svirydzenka of De Montfort University we asked if it would be possible to hear about the setting in which she was thinking of using BaFa' BaFa', her goals for the class, and if she would be willing to send us any feedback from the participants. She kindly agreed. With permission of the participants this post is the information she furnished. This has only been slightly edited for formatting and punctuation. The Setting (As per Dr. Nadia Svirydzenka): The simulation was run with 3rd year students (final year) for [...]

2019-03-07T10:07:59-07:00

BaFa’ BaFa’ vs Board Games & Knowledge Maps

If you are an external consultant or interested in re-selling this program please email or call us at 858 450-3400 for more details. The Professional version of BaFa' BaFa' is often used in cultural awareness, cultural competence and diversity training. Here is a deck which highlights the differences between using the BaFa' BaFa' simulation and board games or learning maps. We think you'll find it very helpful. We've converted it into a video for this page, contact us if you'd like us to send you the powerpoint file.

2019-01-29T12:14:48-07:00

BaFa’ BaFa’ – Conclusions & Insights From Participants

Visit the main page for the School and Charities version of BaFa' BaFa'for more detailed information. Summary of Conclusions and Insights from participants in the Schools and Charities version of BaFa' BaFa'. The Schools and Charities version of BaFa' BaFa' has been used by learning institutions all over the world to help people from different cultures, socioeconomic backgrounds, races, disciplines, ethnic backgrounds, genders, and religions to create understanding, reduce conflict and to learn how to reap the rich rewards of realistic and thoughtful cooperation. While BaFa' BaFa' focuses on understanding different cultures, one can see by the way it has been [...]

2019-01-25T12:59:55-07:00

Professional BaFa’ BaFa’ Train The Trainer For Diversity

If you are an external consultant or interested in re-selling this program please email or call us at 858 450-3400 for more details. The Professional version of BaFa' BaFa' is often used in diversity training. Here is a deck which was originally put together as a Train The Trainer for a conference in Indiana. We think you'll find it very helpful if you're interested. We've converted it into a video for this page, contact us if you'd like us to send you the powerpoint file.

2019-01-25T12:57:26-07:00

Customers Who Have Used Professional BaFa’ BaFa’

If you are an external consultant or interested in re-selling this program please email or call us at 858 450-3400 for more details. The Professional Version of BaFa' BaFa' has been used thousands of times by organizations of all shapes and sizes to create awareness and move to action. Here is a partial list of the organizations. Visit our Professional Version of BaFa' BaFa' information page to learn more. 21st Signal Brigade 32nd Med Brigade - Ft Sam Houston 4th Judicial District Court 84th Training Command 89th Sustainment Brigade 9th Mission Support Command A. C. E. Limited Accenture AG [...]

2019-04-18T13:07:05-07:00

BaFa’ BaFa’ – Asking questions about another culture, what works and what doesn’t.

Learning institutions all over the world have used our simulation BaFa' BaFa' to teach cultural awareness, diversity, cultural competency, and much more, and we'd like you to consider using it too. BaFa' BaFa' is used to help students, parents and neighborhood groups in all kinds of programs and situations work together more effectively. BaFa' BaFa' teaches cultural awareness and diversity in a safe and interesting way. Here's an Excerpt from BaFa' BaFa' Director's Guide: After the simulation portion of the program has ended the participants from the two cultures (Alpha and Beta) are brought together for discussion and analysis of the [...]

2019-01-25T13:30:56-07:00

Links To Articles & Research About BaFa’ BaFa’ – Schools/Charities Version

View the main page for the schools/charities version of BaFa' BaFa' here.   There are countless ways organizations have used the Schools/Charities version of BaFa' BaFa' in business and educational settings. Here are a few links to relevant websites relating to using our simulations. We are just starting this resources so be sure to check back often. Please feel free to contact us if you'd like to have a link included. Index of Topics: BaFa' BaFa' - Schools & Charities Version BaFa' BaFa' used with Medical Educators BaFa' BaFa' - Schools & Charities Version Lesson Plan for NYU Intro to Sociology. [...]

2019-01-25T13:36:20-07:00