Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System

SIM Professional Developer

A Strategic Instruction Model ™ Professional Developer is an individual who has mastered the philosophy and structure of the Strategic Instruction Model and can present this information to administrators and teachers in such a way that they not only understand features and benefits of SIM but also the system change/cost factor requirements inherent in implementing SIM. In addition, this individual is prepared to provide professional development sessions on task-specific strategies. SIM Professional Developers will have primary responsibility for maintaining the integrity of the Strategic Instruction Model.