Key Features

    • The only nursing resource to cover teaching, curriculum, and evaluation of students -- the three essential components of nursing education.
    • Contributing authors are nationally recognized scholars in their fields of expertise.
    • Models of teaching are used to demonstrate clinical teaching, teaching in interdisciplinary setting, how to evaluate students in the clinical setting, and how to adapt teaching for community-based practice.
    • Teaching strategies promote critical thinking and active learning, including evaluation techniques, lesson planning, and constructing examinations.
    • Evidence-based teaching boxes explain how to practice and apply evidence-based teaching, with implications for faculty development, administration, and the institution.
    • End-of-chapter summaries let you draw conclusions based on the chapter content.
    • Open-ended application questions at the end of each chapter are ideal for faculty-guided discussion and online education.
    • Up-to-date research looks ahead to the needs of the future.

    Table of Contents

    UNIT 1: FACULTY AND STUDENTS

    1. Teaching in Nursing: The Faculty Role

    2. The Diverse Learning Needs of Students

    3. The Academic Performance of Students: Legal and Ethical Issues

    4. Teaching Students with Disabilities

    UNIT 2: CURRICULUM

    5. Curriculum Development: An Overview

    6. Forces and Issues Influencing Curriculum Development

    7. Philosophical Foundations of the Curriculum

    8. Curriculum Designs

    9. Developing Curriculum: Frameworks, Outcomes, and Competencies

    10. Developing Learner-Centered Courses  NEW!

    11. Selecting Learning Experiences to Achieve Curriculum Outcomes

    12. Service Learning: Developing Values, Cultural Competence, and Social Responsibilities

    UNIT 3: TEACHING AND LEARNING

    13. From Teaching to Learning: Theoretical Foundations

    14. Managing Student Incivility and Misconduct in the Learning Environment

    15. Strategies to Promote Critical Thinking and Active Learning

    16. Improving Teaching and Learning: Classroom Assessment Techniques

    17. Multicultural Education in Nursing

    18. Teaching in the Clinical Setting

    UNIT 4: TEACHING, LEARNING, AND INFORMATION RESOURCES

    19. The Learning Resource Center

    20. Clinical Simulations: An Experiential, Student-Centered Pedagogical Approach

    21. Creating Interactive Learning Environments Using Media and Digital Media

    22. Teaching and Learning at a Distance

    23. Teaching and Learning in Online Learning Communities

    UNIT 5: EVALUATION

    24. The Evaluation Process: An Overview

    25. Strategies for Assessing/Evaluating Learning

    26. Developing and Using Classroom Tests

    27. Clinical Performance Evaluation

    28. Educational Program Evaluation

    29. Accreditation of Nursing

    Details

    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2012
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781455746392
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323260589