Novice Educator Track

Monday, July 19, 2021ObjectivesTime
Registration11:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Pre-Conference ATI Product Training (Optional)Join us a day early to get more from your ATI solutions as we take a deep dive into ATI product navigation, usage and reporting as well as integration tips and tools. This session features live training and support from ATI's product trainers and integration nurse educators.1:00 – 4:00 PM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021ObjectivesTime
BreakfastA hot breakfast is provided.7:30 – 8:30 AM
Opening Remarks8:30 – 8:45 AM
KeynoteJoin Dr. Cynthia Clark in her keynote to open Nurse Educator Essentials 2020.8:45 – 9:45 AM
BreakCoffee, water, soft drinks and tea are provided.9:45 – 10:00 AM
NCLEX Next GenJoin ATI Chief Nursing Officer, Sheryl Sommer, PhD, RN, CNE as we talk the impacts of Next Gen NCLEX on how you teach in 2020.10:00 – 11:00 AM
LunchA hot lunch is provided.11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Learning the Ropes of Curriculum DevelopmentObjectives:
• Discuss current influences on curriculum revision.
• Identify the steps for effective curriculum development/revision.
• Review the student learning outcomes for a current or standard curriculum.
12:00 – 1:30 PM
BreakCoffee, water, soft drinks and tea are provided.1:30 – 1:45
Program Evaluation and Accreditation: What’s in it for Me? Objectives:
• Discuss the importance of Program Evaluation.
• Identify the relationship between program data and quality outcomes.
• Differentiate between program approval and program accreditation.
• Discuss the steps to the accreditation process
1:45 – 3:15 PM
Q&A With ATI Product Training Specialists (Optional)Meet with ATI Product Training Specialists to discuss various ATI product usage, integration, troubleshooting and more.3:15 – 4:15 PM
Eat + Greet DinnersSmall groups of 8-10 educators sign up to dine together for networking with peers. Sign-ups for dinner groups will open in July 2020.5:00 – 8:00 PM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021ObjectivesTime
BreakfastA hot breakfast is provided.7:30 – 8:30 AM
Let’s Be Active and Learn in ClassObjectives:
• Examine the role and competencies of a scholarly teacher based on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL).
• Explore learner-centered strategies designed to engage a variety of learning styles.
• Identify opportunities to create learning opportunities to promote clinical judgment.
• Examine classroom assessment techniques.
• Identify barriers to implementing active learning strategies and ways to 
8:30 – 10:00 AM
BreakCoffee, water, soft drinks and tea are provided.10:00 – 10:15 AM
Let’s Be Active and Learn in ClinicalObjectives:
• Explore a variety of learning activities for the clinical setting.
• Identify opportunities to create learning opportunities in the clinical setting that support deep learning.
• Describe principles of debriefing for reflective learning.
• Review evidence-based debriefing techniques.
10:15 – 11:45 AM
LunchA hot lunch is provided.11:45 AM – 12:30 PM
Lesson Planning: Let’s Start at the Very BeginningObjectives:
• Discuss the importance of lesson planning.
• Describe the components of lesson planning.
• Develop learning objectives for class or lab/clinical.
12:30 – 2:00 PM
BreakCoffee, water, soft drinks and tea are provided.2:00 – 2:15 PM
The Brave New World of Simulation: Understanding the BasicsObjectives:
• Discuss the importance of clinical competence
• Identify ways in which simulation can be integrated into the nursing curriculum
• Define common simulation terminology and methodologies
2:15 – 3:45 PM
Thursday, July 22, 2021ObjectivesTime
BreakfastA hot breakfast is provided.7:30 – 8:30 AM
Item Writing: A Bird’s Eye ViewObjectives:
• Identify components necessary in the construction of NCLEX®- style test items.
• Develop skill in relation to writing NCLEX® -style items.
• Describe common item writing errors.
• Practice using the item writing decision tree to revise test items.
8:30 – 10:00 AM
BreakCoffee, water, soft drinks and tea are provided.10:00 – 10:15 AM
Plenary SessionJoin Dr. Patty Knecht in our plenary session as we close out our 2020 Nurse Educator Essentials conference.10:15 – 11:15 AM
Closing Remarks11:15 – 11:30 AM
Box Lunch11:30 – 12:00 PM
Post-Conference ATI Product Training (Optional)12:00 PM – 3:30 PM