Moulage, the use of make-up to enhance clinical simulation can strike fear into the hearts of novice nurse educators. When we hear the word moulage, we conjure up images of simulation specialists working frantically to create the realistic wound or patient condition using different make up color wheels, latex, hair pieces, putty and much more. Sometimes the decision is made to forgo the use of moulage on the manikin or standardized patient because creating effective, realistic moulage is too daunting of a task.
An infographic is a contemporary way of visually outlining information to convey a comprehensive message, using pictures with fewer words. In the last decade, the popularity of infographics has increased exponentially. Not only are infographics used to capture readers’ attention, they often make complicated information more understandable. Here's how to incorporate them into your teaching process.
Something magical happens when good simulation occurs! Watching students grow and learn using simulation-based learning to develop critical thinking skills, decision-making skills, and have those “light bulb moments” is one of the most rewarding parts of being a nurse educator.
Interprofessional education and collaboration has the ability transform nursing education and health care delivery in the U.S., but there aren’t many models to emulate. Here are the first steps nursing instructors can take to integrate IPE experiences into their curriculum.
What you need to know about debriefing in clinical simulation, and how it’s an essential component of simulation-based learning for nursing students.
Implementing these 11 active learning strategies in nursing education programs can help create an engaging classroom environment that promotes deeper learning and improved concept-retention for students.
The process of testing yourself and actively retrieving information helps increase your long-term retention of the concepts you have retrieved.
With clinical site shortages plaguing nursing schools, educators are looking for a way to bring clinicals to their nursing students; nursing simulations can bring sim to the classroom.
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