Hear What Teachers Are Saying
About Virtual Business

Teacher Testimonials

Learn how teachers are using the Virtual Business simulations in their classrooms with great success.

Gerri Kimble
"The Knowledge Matters sims fit into the teen culture. They make learning fun for the students, which obviously makes it even more fun for me."
Gerri Kimble
Business and Marketing Teacher
Hoover High School
Hoover, AL
John Prchal
"I think we're starting to see a return to reality-based teaching of job skills, but this time by using technology to simulate real-world Situations."
John Prchal
Teacher
Harrell Accelerated Learning Center
Wichita Falls, Texas
Lesly McBride
"They can look at their hotel's daily profits and see what's suffering - whether it's not enough room rentals, or if their customers are complaining because there aren't enough wait staff, or if the house-keeping staff is not doing its job."
Lesly McBride
Teacher
Colonial Heights High School
Colonial Heights, VA

Teacher Stories: Videos

 
 

Teacher Stories: Podcasts

Stuart Foster
Former CTE Teacher
Knowledge Matters Education Consultant
Western Region, US
Stuart Foster
Stuart shares his journey as a teacher, and some inspirational student stories, and how he went from educator to employee of Knowledge Matters
Tim Brickley
Business Teacher
Johnston High School
Johnston, IA
Tim Brickley
How they got started teaching, tips and tricks for teaching business, marketing, and personal finance to high school students, and how teachers use Virtual Business simulations in their classrooms.
John Diffley
Personal Finance Teacher
North Technical High School
St. Louis County
John Diffley
How they got started teaching, tips and tricks for teaching business, marketing, and personal finance to high school students, and how teachers use Virtual Business simulations in their classrooms.
 
 

Success Stories

Learn more about the great successes our teachers have using the Virtual Business simulations in their classrooms across the country.

Helping Students Find Hope and Discover a Successful Path Forward
Exploring the Partnership of eDynamic Learning, Knowledge Matters, & DECA: A District Story
Ms. Andrea Anderson
Featured Educator
Ms. Andrea Anderson
Career & Technical Education (CTE) Coordinator, Birdville ISD Haltom City, TX
Motivation to Meaning - A Story of a Teacher and Student Success
Meeting the Needs of Diverse Populations
Amy Sullivan
Featured Educator
Amy Sullivan
Business Teacher, Cedar Crest High School Lebanon, PA
Thinking Creatively to Support Real-World Learning
Offering a Virtual Internship Gave Students More Than a Certification
Halee Porter
Featured Educator
Halee Porter
Hospitality Educator, Northside High School, Houston, TX
 
 
Student Testimonials
 
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