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Simulations: Learning Lived Out

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Simulations are experiential learning tools that come in a variety of forms and mediums. They enable learners to practice procedures and operations in safe and scalable environments with less risk or waste. They provide opportunities to learn by doing. In this issue of TD at Work, Tristia Hennessey details the reasons simulations are effective. Further, she:

  • Explains the types of simulations for learning

  • Notes how to gain stakeholder buy-in

  • Goes over the nuts and bolts of implementation

  • Offers tips for evaluating simulations for learning

The Tools & Resources in this issue are a simulation design process starting guide and a quality learning simulations checklist.

Book Details

  • ISBN: 9781957157115

  • Pages: 20

  • Publication Date: March 2023

  • Formats: Paperback, PDF

  • Product Code: 252303

About the Authors
Tristia Hennessey

Tristia Hennessey is an instructional designer with nearly 10 years of experience designing and developing training content across industries. She specializes in designing simulations and games for learning, using emerging and immersive modalities, and pushing the limits of e-learning development tools. She currently consults on learning strategy and leads project teams at Evolve Solutions Group.

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