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Author Griffin, Mary T. Quinn, author Author.

Title A Nuts-and-Bolts Approach to Teaching Nursing / Mary T. Quinn Griffin, Jeanne M. Novotny.

Publication Info. New York : Springer Publishing Company, [2012]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Fourth edition.
Description 1 online resource (x, 208 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Contents 1. Making Clinical Assignments -- 2. Supervising a Clinical Group -- 3. Designing a Learning Contract -- 4. Teaching Students to Work in Groups -- 5. Planning to Give a Lecture -- 6. Planning a Successful Seminar -- 7. Course Design, Implementation, and Evaluation -- 8. Textbook and Reading Assignment Selection -- 9. Designing and Grading a Major Assignment -- 10. Designing and Grading a Minor Assignment -- 11. Test Construction and Analysis -- 12. Using Technology to Facilitate Learning -- 13. Guiding Independent Study -- 14. Helping Students to Improve Their Writing Skills -- Index.
Summary "2011 AJN Book of the Year Winner in Nursing Education! Updated, revised, and expanded, this fourth edition of a 'survival manual' for new teachers offers the most current thinking in nursing education, from practical nursing, to baccalaureate and master's programs. It also serves as a comprehensive guide for novice educators in classroom and clinical teaching settings. Chapters offer helpful strategies for making clinical assignments, preparing lectures and seminars, all aspects of testing and grading, supervision, facilitating group study, selecting textbooks, guiding independent study, and helping students improve their writing skills. This fourth edition also features best practices and lessons learned from partnerships between university and clinical settings, and contains new strategies for conducting online teaching, including the use of technology. Specific indicators help educators identify appropriate lessons for different course levels. The guide additionally provides links to online resources in each chapter, including some with revised templates for checklists and rubrics. Key Features: Distills best practices and lessons learned from academic and clinical world partnerships; Serves as a quick refresher for the experienced educator reentering a classroom or clinical teaching assignment; Addresses new cross-disciplinary 'team' approach to assessment and intervention; Features links to online resources in each chapter, including revised templates for checklist and rubrics along with a digital adjunct for educator use; Authored by noted national and international experts in nursing education."--Publisher's description.
Note Online resource and print version record; title from PDF title page (EBSCOhost eBook Collection, viewed April 14, 2014).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language English.
Subject Nursing -- Study and teaching.
Education, Nursing.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Research & Theory.
Nursing -- Study and teaching. (OCoLC)fst01041833
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Novotny, Jeanne, author Author.
Other Form: Print version: Griffin, Mary T. Quinn. Nuts-and-bolts approach to teaching nursing. 4th ed. New York : Springer Pub., 2012 9780826141545 (DLC) 2011020514 (OCoLC)701014751
ISBN 9780826141552 (electronic bk.)
0826141552 (electronic bk.)
9780826141545 (hardcopy alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000055810134
DEBBG BV040887202
DEBBG BV044188448
DEBSZ 472755293
NZ1 14693388

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