White Papers

Authoritative Research on Learning

Wolters Kluwer continues to work closely with nurse educators to determine how best to develop products and solutions that are the most effective for teaching and learning. We also turn to academic researchers and nursing faculty for thought leadership, where they can share their experiences with you on topics that matter most.

These white papers examine topics in nursing education and are based on previously held webinars led by experienced leaders in the field. Click to download the white papers on any of the below topics, and check back often for new content.

Building Clinical Reasoning with a Concept-Based Curriculum

Terri Kyle, DNP, ARNP, CNE, University of West Florida |April 2017

Engaging Students in the Concept-Based Curriculum

Dr. Linda North • Dr. Lisa Shiver|Spring 2016

Moving Forward with Simulation: Your SCOR Matters!

Colette Foisy-Doll, MacEwan University • Kim Leighton, Adtalem Global Education |Spring 2017

Sim Beyond the Sim Lab

Elaine Tagliareni, EdD, RN, CNE, FAAN • Susan Forneris, PhD, RN, CNE, CHSE-A|Fall 2016

Clinical Redesign: Is Your Program Ready for Today's Needs?

Janet Tompkins McMahon, DNP, MSN, RN, ANEF | Fall 2016


Curriculum and Simulation: Are They Related?

Elaine Tagliareni, EdD, RN, CNE, FAAN • Susan Forneris | Fall 2016

vSim for Nursing Curriculum Integration Guide for Faculty

The National League for Nursing (NLN)

Making the Most of Simulation in Your Curriculum

Bette Mariani, PhD, RN, ANEF Villanova University


Teaching for Context:  A Story-based Approach for Nurse Educators

Amy Mandeville O’Meara, DrNP, WHNP, AGNP | April 2018


Using Technology to Enhance Student Learning: Getting the Bang for your Buck

Jone Tiffany, DNP, RN, CNE, CHSE ANEF|October 2017

Be Here Now: The Basis of Reflective Practice

Kathleen Quinn, Ed.D., Chief Healthcare Officer, Discovery Integrative Healthcare and Psychotherapy Centers |May 2017

Compassionate and Effective Leadership Practices

Teri Pipe, PhD, RN, Arizona State University Chief Well-Being Officer, Dean & Professor, College of Nursing & Health Innovation |April 13, 2017

Nuts and Bolts of Accreditation: Is Your Program Ready?

LaWanda Herron, Holmes Community College|Spring 2017

Preparing Practice Ready Nurses: How Can Relational Inquiry Help?

Gweneth Doane, University of Victoria, and Colleen Varcoe, University of British Columbia |Spring 2017

How to Get Your Students to Think Like a Nurse

Shannon Vorlick, APRN, MSN, RN, Trident Technical College |Spring 2017

Tips and Tricks for Online Teaching

Connie Houser, Central Carolina Technical College|Spring 2017

Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing Education: The Nuts and Bolts of Integration

Kathleen Williamson, Midwestern State University|Fall 2016

Enhancing Student Engagement in a Digital World

Lauren Kendall, DNP, RN|Spring 2017

Voices of Experience: Surviving and Thriving in a Resource Constrained Educational Environment

Dr. Faye Meloy • Dr. Rosalie Griffith • Dr. Jan Jones-Schenk|Fall 2016

How Everyday Civility© Impacts Nursing Education: Evidence-Based Practices

Elizabeth Holloway, PhD • Mitch Kusy, PhD|Fall 2016