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2020 NCLEX Conference Updates

During the NCSBN's virtual 2020 NCLEX Conference, important updates regarding the current NCLEX as well as Next Generation NCLEX (NGN) were discussed. Please read on to learn more about the updates, as well as Kaplan’s plans to support our nursing programs through the change.

Faculty Workshops

Next Generation NCLEX Item Writing Workshop

Take a deep dive into how you can best prepare NGN-style items.

Clinical Judgment on Next Generation NCLEX

Hear from one of our expert Nurse Consultants about what this shift towards clinical judgment means for you and your students.

NCSBN Clinical Judgment Measurement Model and the Kaplan Decision Tree

Discover the NCSBN Clinical Judgment Measurement Model for NGN, and how your students will demonstrate competent clinical judgment on test day.

i-Human Patients Virtual Simulation and Next Generation NCLEX

Cased-based learning will be an important part of NGN. Learn how virtual simulation can help through virtual client encounters.

Introduction to Next Generation NCLEX

Our VP of Nursing,  Dr. Susan Sanders, explains why NCSBN started the NGN project, and explores the types of questions being piloted through the NGN project.

Additional Resources

White Paper: Next Generation NCLEX and Virtual Simulation
One Pager: Clinical Judgment Measurement Model and the Kaplan Decision Tree
White Paper: Creating Next Generation NCLEX® Test Items to Ensure the Success of the Nursing Workforce
eBook: Next Generation NCLEX® (NGN): What You Need to Know


Nurse educators—schedule a consultation with us to discuss how Kaplan will effectively prepare your students for Next Generation NCLEX.

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