ERIC Number: ED028772
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1967
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Criteria for Quality (Part II): Proceesings; Papers Presented at the National Conference for Associate Degree Programs in Nursing (4th , San Francisco, March 3-4, 1967).
National League for Nursing, New York, NY. Dept. of Associate Degree Programs.
Patricipants heard eighteen papers , fourteen of which are included here. On the topic of federal agencies and funding, the Nurse Training Act of 1964, the Nursing Student Loan Program, and the Vocational Education Act of 1963 were discussed, emphasizing nursing education in two-year post-secondary institutions. These presentations were followed by a panel on accreditation, which presented an overview, the viewpoints of the American Association of Junior Colleges and the American Nurses' Association on associate degree nursing programs, the viewpoint of the National League for Nursing on baccalaureate and other higher degree nursing programs, and a discussion of the values of accreditation in general to a community college. Topics of other papers included the identification of criteria to support change; innovations in nursing education; the use of closed-circuit television, single-loop films, and other teaching aids; and reviews of several current training programs for nursing faculty. (Part I of these proceedings is reported in the preceding document of the same title.) (MC)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Associate Degrees, Nursing, Paraprofessional Personnel, Postsecondary Education, Technical Education, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
National League for Nursing, Department of Associate Degree Programs, 10 Columbus Circle, New York, New York 10019 ($1.75)
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Authoring Institution: National League for Nursing, New York, NY. Dept. of Associate Degree Programs.