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Nursing Student Retention : Understanding the Process and Making a Difference - Marianne R. Jeffreys

Nursing Student Retention

Understanding the Process and Making a Difference

Hardcover Published: 5th September 2000
ISBN: 9780826134455
Number Of Pages: 320

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In the current nursing shortage, student retention is a priority concern for nurse educators, health care institutions, and the patients they serve. This book presents an organizing framework for understanding student retention, identifying at-risk students, and developing both diagnostic-prescriptive strategies to facilitate success and innovations in teaching and educational research. The author's conceptual model for student retention, "Nursing Undergraduate Retention and Success," is interwoven throughout, along with essential information for developing, implementing, and evaluating retention strategies. An entire chapter is devoted to how to set up a Student Resource Center. Most chapters conclude with "Educator-in-Action" vignettes, which help illustrate practical application of strategies discussed. Nurse educators at all levels will find this an important resource.

Part I: Understanding the Multidimensional Process of Student Retention / Overview of Student Retention / Student Profile Characteristics / Cultural Values and Beliefs, Self-Efficacy, and Motivation: Important Considerations / Academic Factors / Environmental Factors / Professional Integration and Socialization / Academic and Psychological Outcomes / The Outside Climate: Forecast, Impact, and Action / Dropout, Stop out, or Go On? Part II: Making a Difference: Promoting Retention and Success / Nursing Faculty Advisement and Helpfulness: A Culturally Congruent Approach / Expanding the Web of Inclusion through Professional Events and Memberships / Promoting Positive and Productive Peer Partnerships / Enrichment Program Design, Implementation, and Evaluation / The Nursing Student Resource Center: A Place for Linking Strategies Together / Future Directions: A Vision for Tomorrow / References / Appendix A: Student Perception Appraisal-1 (SPA-1) - Pretest / Appendix B:Student Perception Appraisal-2 (SPA-2)--Post-test / Appendix C: Enrichment Program Satisfaction Survey / Appendix D: Nursing Student Resource Center Satisfaction Survey / Appendix E: Student Withdrawal Questionnaire / Appendix F: Demographic Data Survey / Index

ISBN: 9780826134455
ISBN-10: 0826134459
Series: SPRINGER
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: 5th September 2000
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.47 x 16.46  x 2.16
Weight (kg): 0.56

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