Pre-contact Indigenous North America -- Post-contact, sovereignty, and health -- The roots of American Indian 'nursing' -- The Indian health system and nursing -- Beyond the IHS: Indigenous knowledge and traditional approaches to health and healing -- AI/AN elders : mapping cultural areas and regional variances in health -- Northeast woodlands -- Southeast woodlands -- Southwest -- Great Basin -- California Indians -- Pacific Northwest/Plateau -- Alaska -- Northern Great Plains -- Urban American Indians -- Indian health funding : time for change -- The future of nursing report and American Indian nursing education
...deliver practical guidelines for evidence-based curricular change and development, the fourth edition of this classic text highlights current research in nursing education as a springboard for graduate students and faculty in their quest for research projects, theses, dissertations, and scholarly activities. It also focuses on the specific sciences of nursing education and program evaluation as they pertain to nursing educators.
Each month is prefaced by an educational theme. The quotations are by, for, and about nurse educators. 365 daily motivational quotations, stories, poems, and inspirational thoughts for nurse educators to help them feel more appreciated in their difficult roles. No-date format makes this a perennial book (perpetual daybook) so readers can start their journey any day of the year.
Our learners, and how they learn -- Concepts and theories to support learning -- Backward design and elements of course design -- Writing behavioral objectives -- Teaching and assessments as one -- Case-based authentic teaching and assessment -- Writing engaging discussion questions -- Effective online testing with multiple-choice questions -- Grading and the rubric -- Presence in an online course -- Facilitation strategies and pearls -- Online interface design and course management -- Tips for converting a classroom-based course to online
Considered the'gold standard'for evaluation and testing in nursing education, this fifth edition of the classic text helps educators to assess the level of learning achieved in the classroom, in clinical settings, and online with expanded coverage of essential concepts in assessment, evaluation, and testing in a wider variety of learning environments. It presents new content on evaluation in online programs and testing and features a new chapter on using simulation for assessment and high-stakes evaluations. Also included is updated information on clinical evaluation and program evaluation along with current research featuring new examples and tools.
Moving from an "expert" to a "novice" role -- Making a difference -- Power of faculty : the tact of teaching -- Clinical evaluation of students : where does learning stop and evaluation begin? -- Mentors needed! -- Socratic pedagogy : teaching students to think like nurses -- Reflections of a clinical educator in a baccalaureate nursing program -- Reflections of a clinical educator in an associate degree nursing program -- Reflections of a clinical educator in a hospital setting -- Learning from shared narratives : pulling it all together.
"The right stuff" -- Knowing what you know and what you don't know -- Sustaining optimism and managing anger -- Orchestrating a career -- Naming what we do -- Telling others what to do/what you do -- It's all about communication -- Resource development -- Appreciating others -- Looking back to move forward -- The vision thing -- Choosing excellence -- Beyond the discipline specific
The only volume on higher education law written specifically for nursing faculty, this volume imparts the basic foundations of the legal, professional, and ethical issues that concern faculty on a daily basis. It clearly defines the legal rights of students, professors, and educational institutions along with the case laws supporting those rights. Each chapter contains a vivid legal scenario, related legal principles and theoretical foundations, and critical thinking questions.
This second edition of Mastering Precepting: A Nurse's Handbook for Success teaches preceptors both the science and art of education and empowers them to seek the support they need to be effective. For managers, it emphasizes the importance of providing nurse preceptors with positive and supportive experiences. This fully revised new edition covers: ? Roles, planning, goals, and motivation ? Specific learner populations ? Self-care and burnout precautions.