When confronted with challenging situations, leaders sift through their past experiences searching for relevant instances from which to draw knowledge. But what happens when that search comes up empty? SchoolSims provide on-the-job practice for a wide range of situations facing educational leaders today by filling gaps in their Experience Portfolio through virtual participation in immersive, story-driven scenarios.
“Newly appointed assistant principals are exposed to simulations at our monthly cohort sessions to get ‘real-life’ experience in situations that are taking place in schools across the country. The simulations provide a safe space to practice decision-making and apply what is being taught in instructional sessions to develop the skills to be an effective leader.”