Nursing Educators Blog

Articles published in 2021

Catching up with the Kaplan Experts: Shannon Meijer DNP, RN, Faculty Nurse Consultant

by Shannon Meijer DNP, RN, Nurse Educator Consultant | December 8, 2021

We’re catching up with Shannon Meijer DNP, RN, Kaplan Faculty Nurse Consultant, to learn more about her thoughts on the present state and future potential of undergraduate nursing education.

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White Paper: Examining the Values of Implementing Virtual Simulation (VS) into Graduate Nursing Curricula

by Hallie Bensinger, DNP, APN, FNP | November 10, 2021

Download the white paper to take a deep dive into the many ways in which virtual simulation, such as i-Human Patients by Kaplan, can help students in their transition to becoming nurse practitioners.

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Catching up with the Kaplan Experts: Tonya Taylor, MSN, RN, MBA, Kaplan Nurse Consultant

by Tonya Taylor, MSN, RN, MBA, Nurse Consultant | November 8, 2021

We’re catching up with Catching Up With Tonya Taylor, MSN, RN, MBA, Kaplan Nurse Consultant, to learn more about her thoughts on the present state and future potential of undergraduate nursing education.

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Educators for Educators Series: The Benefits of Remediation

by Karen Haidemenos, MSN, RN | October 28, 2021

In this Educators for Educators video, nursing educators will learn more about what remediation is, techniques to identify at-risk students, and strategies for helping those students succeed through remediation.

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Telehealth and the Future of Grad Nursing

by Hallie Bensinger, DNP, APN, FNP | October 21, 2021

While the prevalence of telehealth may wane with the pandemic, graduate nursing students will still need to be prepared for and trained in telehealth best practices. So, how can we as educators provide our students with the skills and experience they will need to succeed? 

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Eight Simple Steps to Writing an NGN Case Study

by Christi Doherty, DNP, MSN, RNC-OB, CNE, CHSE, CDP, Director, Nursing Research | October 19, 2021

Giving students a head start on thinking through the case study is valuable for their clinical judgment development and success in the future―on the Next Generation NCLEX as well as their careers as nurses.

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Catching Up with Karen Lilyquist, PhD, APRN, CNP, PMHNP-BC, NCLEX Instructor, Case Writer for i-Human Patients by Kaplan

by Karen Lilyquist, PhD, APRN, CNP, PMHNP-BC, NCLEX Instructor, Case Writer for i-Human Patients by Kaplan | October 4, 2021

We’re catching up with Catching Up With Karen Lilyquist, PhD, APRN, CNP, PMHNP-BC, NCLEX Instructor, Case Writer for i-Human Patients by Kaplan, to learn more about her thoughts on the present state and future potential of undergraduate nursing  education.

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Supporting the Next Generation of Nurses with Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

by Christi Doherty, DNP, MSN, RNC-OB, CNE, CHSE, CDP, Director, Nursing Research | September 22, 2021

Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging initiatives are a journey, not a destination. Nursing educators need to develop the habit of continual self-reflection to understand personal strengths, weaknesses, and opportunities for improvement.

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