Dr. Helzer is an associate professor of defense management specializing in organizational behavior and decision-making at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California.

Articles by Erik Helzer

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Gamified Learning Can Be Effective

By Lieutenant Colonel Daniel J. Finkenstadt, U.S. Air Force, and Erik Helzer
March 2023
It should not be surprising that the Department of Defense (DoD) is exploring the potential of “gamified learning” to enhance education in fields such as foreign language study.