Review Guide for RN Pre Entrance Exam

  • Filename: review-guide-for-rn-pre-entrance-exam.
  • ISBN: 9780763787042
  • Release Date: 2009-09-29
  • Number of pages: 407
  • Author: Natl League Nursing
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers



The Review Guide for NLN-RN Pre-Entrance Exam, Third Edition provides an overview of the math, science, and reading comprehension skills necessary for admission to AD and BS programs in nursing. This best-selling study guide includes review questions and practice exams in each of the three test areas: math, science, and reading comprehension. Also includes helpful tips for test preparation and for becoming a more effective learner and test taker.

Certified Nurse Educator Exam Secrets Study Guide

  • Filename: certified-nurse-educator-exam-secrets-study-guide.
  • ISBN: 1610723260
  • Release Date: 2014-03-31
  • Number of pages: 144
  • Author: Mometrix Media
  • Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc



***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Certified Nurse Educator Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Nurse Educator Examination without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Certified Nurse Educator Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Certified Nurse Educator Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CNE Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Socioeconomic Status, Literacy Level, Activity-Based Teaching Strategies, Positive Learning Environment, Friedman and Alley, Clinical Agency Personnel, Role-Modeling, Ethnocentrism, Audiovisual Tools, E-Learning, Three Domains of Learning, Illiterate, Information Age, Visually-Impaired Students, 12 Cultural Domains, Health Belief Model, Social Cognitive Theory, Extrinsic Feedback, Nonregulatory Stimuli, Psychomotor Skill, Bloom's Taxonomy, Concept Mapping, Evaluation Data, Impact Evaluation, Institute of Medicine, Goal-Free Evaluation, Computer Literacy, Competency Statements, Metaphysics, Tyler Model, Tenure, Faculty Mentoring, Reflective Practice Groups, Teacher Evaluation, and much more...

Review Guide for LPN LVN Pre Entrance Exam

  • Filename: review-guide-for-lpn-lvn-pre-entrance-exam.
  • ISBN: 9780763762704
  • Release Date: 2009-09-29
  • Number of pages: 396
  • Author: National League for Nursing
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers



A guide to preparing for the LPN/LVN pre-entrance nursing exam, featuring subject reviews, over one thousand practice questions and three practice exams with answers, test-taking tips, and a companion CD.

Certified Nurse Educator CNE Review Manual

  • Filename: certified-nurse-educator-cne-review-manual.
  • ISBN: 0826105068
  • Release Date: 2009-06-15
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Author: Dr. Maryann Godshall, PhD, RN, CCRN, CPN, CNE
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



"Nurse Educators can no longer be just experts in their specific fields; they need to be able to teach a variety of students in a variety of settings. This book encompasses all topics necessary to assist nurses to become educators. I am not aware any other books that address this area so thoroughly." Score: 98, 5 stars --Doody's ìI truly believe that your book made it possible for me to successfully complete the CNE exam! It truly is the only book you need to pass the CNE exam - I'm living proof! Thanks so much! I learned a lot from your book and intend to keep it on my desk for future reference!î óSue Carroll, MSN, RN Sentara College of Health Sciences This is the only Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) examination prep book that addresses each of the key topics outlined in the actual NLN test blueprint. The review manual serves as an indespensible resource for novice and expert nurse educators seeking to master the content needed for CNE Certification. Each chapter contains only the most important information needed for the test, breaking each topic down into its parts to facilitate quick access to core content. No other review manual offers comprehensive coverage of everything nurse educators need to know for the CNE exam, including guidelines for classroom management, practal teaching strategies, and much more. Why you need this book: Chapter content presents nurse educator core competencies as outlined in the NLN test blueprint Features practice questions in each chapter and an answer key in the back of the book with full explanations of correct answers Includes comprehensive practice test at the end of the book, also with explanations of correct answers Contains essential information on practical teaching strategies, developing lesson plans, culturally diverse students, student evaluation, and much more This guide contains the essential knowledge that all nurse educators need to pass the test and excel in teaching, thus serving as an invaluable resource for systematic review of content before taking the NLN CNE examination.

Scope of Practice

  • Filename: scope-of-practice.
  • ISBN: 1934758175
  • Release Date: 2012
  • Number of pages: 28
  • Author: National League for Nursing
  • Publisher: National League for Nursing Press



The Scope of Practice for Academic Nurse Educators 2012 Revision is the definitive text for academic nurse educators at all levels, especially those seeking the Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) credential.

Certified Nurse Educator CNE Review Manual Third Edition

  • Filename: certified-nurse-educator-cne-review-manual-third-edition.
  • ISBN: 9780826161666
  • Release Date: 2016-12-28
  • Number of pages: 480
  • Author: Ruth A. Wittmann-Price, PhD, RN, CNE, CHSE, ANEF
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



Second Edition was Third Place Winner of the AJN Book of the Year Award! Reviews for the Second Edition: “This is a treasure trove for those preparing for the CNE examination. For those adding certification to their goals, this book is a must have.”-Doody’s Medical Reviews "I truly believe that your book made it possible for me to successfully complete the CNE exam! It truly is the only book you need to pass the CNE exam - I'm living proof! Thanks so much! I learned a lot from your book and intend to keep it on my desk for future reference!"-Sue Carroll, MSN, RNSentara College of Health Sciences The third edition of this classic study guide for nurse educators taking the CNE exam continues to be the only concise review book to feature a systematic approach to exam preparation. Presented in both book and ebook format, it is updated throughout and includes a more in-depth focus on distance learning modes along with new content on global initiatives and interdisciplinary and interprofessional education. The majority of Q & As are revised to reflect a highter integrative and application focus, and 100 new questions have been added throughout the book for a total of 350 questions. Chapter references are updated to provide opportunity for further study. The third edition is also geared for use by nurse educators in Canada who intend to take the CNE exam. The CNE review, designed for use by both novice and expert nurse educators, incorporates all content areas designated by the National League for Nursing as essential knowledge in the field. It is formatted to closely reflect the test blueprint. Valuable features include case studies and critical thinking questions, Evidence-Based Teaching Practice boxes, Teaching Gems offering advice from practice experts, review questions at the end of each chapter, and a practice CNE exam with answers and rationales. New to the Third Edition: More in-depth focus on distance learning modes New content on global nitiatives Additional information on interdisciplinary and interprofessional educatio 100 additional review questions reflecting a higher integrative and application focus Designed for use by Canadian test-takers CNE App available as separate purchase with updated Q&As and rationales Key Features: Offers systematic approach to exam preparation Closely reflects the NLN test blueprint Highlights areas designated by NLN as essential knowledge Includes case studies, critical thinking questions, 350 practice questions with rationale, and practice test Provides Evidence-Based Teaching Practice Boxes and Teaching Gems from practice experts

Nurse Educator Competencies

  • Filename: nurse-educator-competencies.
  • ISBN: 1934758388
  • Release Date: 2007-11
  • Number of pages: 178
  • Author: Judith Halstead
  • Publisher: National League for Nursing



Nurse Educator Competencies: Creating An Evidence-Based Practice For Nurse Educators is a compelling critical synthesis of the research related to educator competencies. Drawing on literature in nursing and many other fields, the authors present an analysis of the work done to date regarding each competency (e.g., facilitate learning, use assessment and evaluation strategies), draws conclusions about what we do and do not know related to that area of practice, and proposes priorities for future research related to that competency. This book grew out of the intensive work of the NLN's Task Group on Nurse Educator Competencies and is an essential resource for every faculty member and an invaluable source of information and insight for students in master's or doctoral teacher preparation programs.

Creative Teaching Strategies for the Nurse Educator

  • Filename: creative-teaching-strategies-for-the-nurse-educator.
  • ISBN: 9780803646735
  • Release Date: 2015-03-18
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Author: Judith W Herrman
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis



Be more creative in any setting. Here are more than 130 practical, relevant, and easy-to-implement teaching strategies that will help you to be more creative in any classroom setting. Dr. Judith Herrman offers techniques gathered over many years from her own teaching experiences that are adaptable to personal teaching content, meet the needs of a variety of learning styles, and demonstrate innovation in nursing education.

Evidence Based Teaching in Nursing

  • Filename: evidence-based-teaching-in-nursing.
  • ISBN: 9780763785758
  • Release Date: 2012
  • Number of pages: 305
  • Author: Sharon Cannon
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers



Designed to assist aspiring, novice, and experienced faculty members in obtaining a strong foundation for Evidence-Based Teaching (EBT), Evidence-Based Teaching in Nursing: A Foundation for Educators explores past, present, and future aspects for teaching nursing in a variety of settings. This text promotes and demonstrates practical approaches for classroom, clinical, and simulation learning experiences while incorporating technology, generational considerations, and evidence. What's more, it addresses the academic environment while considering a wide array of teaching and learning aspects. Evidence-Based Teaching in Nursing: A Foundation for Educators contains: * Key terms * Chapter objectives * Practical tips for nurse educators * Multiple choice questions with rationales and discussion questions

Innovations in Nursing Education

  • Filename: innovations-in-nursing-education.
  • ISBN: 1934758213
  • Release Date: 2014-08-01
  • Number of pages: 168
  • Author: Linda Caputi
  • Publisher:



Published by the National League for Nursing, this title encourages innovation and excellence in nursing education through alignment with the 2011 IOM Future of Nursing recommendations.

Evaluation and Testing in Nursing Education

  • Filename: evaluation-and-testing-in-nursing-education.
  • ISBN: 9780826195562
  • Release Date: 2013-02-11
  • Number of pages: 450
  • Author: Marilyn H. Oermann, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



Named a 2013 Doody's Essential Purchase! "This book should be required reading for all educators! It is necessary for educators to keep pace with the changing dynamics of learners and this book provides insights into how to achieve this goal."--Doody's Medical Reviews Praise for the Third Edition: ìWithout question, this book should be on every nurse educator's bookshelf.î --Nursing Education Perspectives The ìgold standardî for evaluation and testing in nursing education, this revision helps educators measure and evaluate the level of learning that their students have achieved and presents fundamental concepts of what constitutes reliable tools and rubrics for measuring studentsí classroom and clinical performance. It describes how to develop a test blueprint and to assemble, administer, write, and score all types of tests and test questions, and analyze tests and test performance for both classroom and clinical evaluation. It includes guidelines for preventing cheating, and for conducting productive posttest discussions. The book offers strategies for evaluating higher cognitive levels of learning and for evaluating written assignments with sample scoring rubrics. The book explores important social, ethical, and legal issues associated with testing and evaluation. The text meets NLN Certification Competency #3: Use Assessment & Evaluation Strategies (15% of CNE Test BluePrint). New to the Fourth edition: Expanded coverage of essential concepts in assessment, evaluation, and testing in nursing classroom and clinical education A new chapter on online testing, with and without an online teaching platform such as BlackBoard, standardized online testing packages, establishing valid online-based testing, and related issues Current research, references, and new examples Stronger focus on evaluating higher level cognitive functions Additional test preparation for NCLEX and other certification tests Development of test items that prepare students for licensure and certification exams, including discussion of innovative items being piloted for possible use on the NCLEX Expanded coverage on establishing rubrics for assessing written assignments New information on using simulation for ìHigh Stakes Testingî Online teaching guide that includes PowerPoint slides, sample core syllabus, and learner activities

Mastering Concept Based Teaching

  • Filename: mastering-concept-based-teaching.
  • ISBN: 9780323260671
  • Release Date: 2014-07-01
  • Number of pages: 184
  • Author: Jean Foret Giddens
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



Written specifically for nursing faculty from the leading experts in concept-based nursing curricula, Mastering Concept-Based Teaching gives you all the strategies and guidance you need to plan, develop, and deliver an effective concept-based curriculum. Renowned authors Dr. Jean Foret Giddens, Dr. Linda Caputi, and Dr. Beth Rodgers walk you through the background and benefits of using a concept-based learning approach, how to apply a research-based approach to teaching concepts, how to improve and evaluate student learning with concepts, and much more to ensure you are ready to successfully bring concepts into your nursing program. This insightful and indispensable guide to concept-based education: Provides an understanding of the nature of concepts, their function in the process of learning, and the importance of being consistent in the selection and implementation of concepts. Provides a general framework of general steps associated with the development of a concept-based curriculum. Illustrates ways to enhance the conceptual approach with balanced teaching strategies, an open environment, and engaging learning activities. Explains the importance of analyzing evaluation data to determine the effectiveness of a new curriculum on meeting program learning outcomes. If you are looking to make the move towards concept-based education in nursing, you can’t afford to be without this innovative educational resource.

Clinical Teaching Strategies in Nursing Third Edition

  • Filename: clinical-teaching-strategies-in-nursing-third-edition.
  • ISBN: 0826105823
  • Release Date: 2010-03-28
  • Number of pages: 456
  • Author: Kathleen Gaberson, PhD, RN, CNOR, CNE, ANEF
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



Named a 2013 Doody's Essential Purchase! "I recommend this book as an introduction to new educators involved in clinical teaching."--Journal for Nurses in Staff Development This textbook presents a comprehensive framework for planning, guiding, and evaluating learning activities for undergraduate and graduate nursing students in clinical settings. The book presents clinical teaching strategies that are effective and practical in a rapidly changing health care environment. It describes a range of teaching strategies useful for courses in which the teacher is on-site with students, in courses using preceptors, in simulation laboratories, and in distance education environments. This book represents the cutting edge of educational strategies, examining innovative uses of virtual reality, game-based learning, and nontraditional sites for clinical teaching. Also discussed are culturally inclusive strategies, methods incorporating current technologies, and strategies for teaching students with disabilities. Key Topics: Choosing clinical learning assignments Self-directed learning activities Case method, case study, and grand rounds Clinical Nurse Educator Examination Detailed Test Blueprint core competencies Evaluation strategies and grading for written assignments Ethical and legal issues in clinical teaching Recognizing that clinical settings require different approaches to teaching, the contributors present all the tools necessary to help educators meet the challenges of this complex learning environment.

Teaching Technologies in Nursing the Health Professions

  • Filename: teaching-technologies-in-nursing-the-health-professions.
  • ISBN: 0826118488
  • Release Date: 2010-04-20
  • Number of pages: 280
  • Author: Dr. Wanda Bonnel, PhD, RN
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



"This is an excellent resource, highly recommended for new and seasoned educators at every level." --Nursing Education Perspectives Health information technology is now the top priority for improving nursing and health care by informing clinical care, interconnecting clinicians, personalizing care, and improving population health at large. This book presents a broad range of cutting-edge teaching technologies and a detailed overview of teaching and learning pedagogical concepts that are relevant across a variety of teaching environments. Helpful to both new and seasoned educators, these "must-know" strategies allow faculty to keep pace with the rapidly changing digital world. The book helps to guide faculty in making thoughtful, informed decisions on how and where to integrate technology into learning environments. A major feature of this book is the Integrated Learning Triangle for Teaching with Technologies, a faculty tool to help determine if and how specific technologies can promote student learning. Other important chapter pedagogy includes best teaching practices, teaching and learning self-assessment tools, useful tips for faculty such as "making teaching easier," and reflective questions and activities for the reader. Key Topics: Using cutting-edge technologies as tools for "active learning," such as automated response systems, clickers, podcasts, blogs, wikis, web-based modules, and more Expanding faculty and student technology skills and information literacy-a critical competency in all nursing programs Using the Internet and digital videos to help bridge the classroom with the clinical setting Reflecting on how technology impacts current communication systems Incorporating simulation into students' clinical learning experiences Promoting self-directed, lifelong learning through health information technology

Teaching in Nursing

  • Filename: teaching-in-nursing.
  • ISBN: 9780323290548
  • Release Date: 2015-12-01
  • Number of pages: 576
  • Author: Diane M. Billings
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



Set yourself up for success as a nurse educator with the award-winning Teaching in Nursing: A Guide for Faculty, 5th Edition. Recommended by the NLN for comprehensive CNE prep, this insightful text is the only one of its kind to cover all three components of teaching: instruction, curriculum, and evaluation. As it walks through the day-to-day challenges of teaching, readers will benefit from its expert guidance on key issues, such as curriculum and test development, diverse learning styles, the redesign of healthcare systems, and advancements in technology and information. This new edition contains all the helpful narrative that earned this title an AJN Book of the Year award, along with updated information on technology-empowered learning, the flipped classroom, interprofessional collaborative practice, and much more. Coverage of concept-based curricula includes strategies on how to approach and implement concept-based lessons. Extensive information on online education discusses the use of webinars and other practical guidance for effective online instruction. Evidence-based teaching boxes cover issues, such as: how to do evidence-based teaching; applications of evidence-based teaching; implications for faculty development, administration, and the institution; and how to use the open-ended application questions at the end of each chapter for faculty-guided discussion. Strategies to promote critical thinking and active learning are incorporated throughout the text, highlighting various evaluation techniques, lesson planning insights, and tips for developing examinations. Updated research and references address forward-thinking approaches to education and trends for the future. Guidance on teaching in diverse settings addresses topics such as the models of clinical teaching, teaching in interdisciplinary settings, how to evaluate students in the clinical setting, and how to adapt teaching for community-based practice. Strong focus on practical content - including extensive coverage of curriculum development - equips future educators to handle the daily challenges and opportunities of teaching. NEW! Chapter on Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice focuses on the collaboration of care across patient care providers, emphasizing clear communication and shared patient outcomes. NEW! Renamed unit on Curriculum as a Process better reflects the latest QSEN competencies and other leading national standards. NEW! Renamed unit on Technology-Empowered Learning covers the use of technology for learning - including non-traditional course formats, active learning, flipped classrooms, and more.

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