Legally speaking: The TEACH ACT by Nancy Brent, RN, MS, JD
Today's educational opportunities for advanced degrees now provide online options. You might think the copyright law dos not apply to online classes offered by your academic institution. Nothing could be further from the truth.
The world of online education by Karen Schmidt, RN
Joyce M. Knestrick, RN, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, FAANP, director of distance education and associate professor of nursing at the Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies in Washington, D.C., helps to dispel online learning myths.
Nursing Programs 2014 by Peterson's Publishing
Nursing Programs 2014 profiles more than 3,500 undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral nursing programs at academic institutions in the U.S. and Canada, including two-page descriptions, photos and links to faculty information, according to Peterson’s website.
Distance Education in Nursing: Third Edition by Springer Publishing Company
This edition integrates new digital teaching strategies with distance education practices and incorporates extensive revisions, seven new chapters and a format that supports those who are planning, designing, implementing and evaluating distance curriculum in undergraduate and graduate nursing programs, according to the publisher’s website. It is also beneficial for healthcare organizations that provide online continuing education.
E-Learning Companion: A Student’s Guide to Online Success, Fourth Edition, 2014 by Cengage Learning
E-Learning Companion serves as a resource and quick-reference guide for any course that demands technology skills. In addition to helping students adapt previously mastered skills such as time-management, note-taking and critical thinking to the online environment, this book shows students how social networking, cloud file storage, wikis and blogs can be used appropriately and effectively in a college course, according to the publisher’s website.
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Managing your time: Work smarter, not harder by Rosalinda Alfaro-LeFevre, MSN, RN, ANEF
How should a nurse manage their time in a clinical setting? This course will answer that question by helping you to identify barriers, and then provide you with three strategies to implement in your daily routine.
Earning Degrees By Distance Education by Kenneth Brownson, RNC, EdD, PhD and Margi J. Schultz, RN, MSN, PhD, CNE, PLNC
Are you interested in obtaining academic credentials through distance learning? This course identifies four personal characteristics of a successful online learner