Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Halstead, Judith A.; Frank, Betsy
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 93
First Edition Winner of the Journal of Nursing Education’s Top Teaching Tools Award!
This award-winning text presents top-notch guidance and a host of practical tools for nursing clinicians transitioning into a faculty role. The second edition is updated to address the many significant innovations taking place in nursing education and how they affect the faculty role including expanding emphasis on interprofessional education, increasing use of interactive teaching strategies and technology enhanced learning, acquiring research funding in a competitive environment, and the growing importance of fostering faculty leadership and succession.
Enriching new chapter features include examples of tools, rubrics, and strategies to illustrate concept application; "Getting Started" callouts offering "first step" strategies/activities to help novice educators apply chapter concepts in their faculty role—also serving as ready-made faculty assignments. The second edition also includes real life case examples that guide novice educators in managing common challenges in academia. Extensive resources, strategies and tips along with guidance for self-assessment help new educators to adapt and even excel during the challenging first year in a faculty role.
Content New to the Second Edition:
Pathways to a Nursing Education Career: Transitioning from Practice to Academia