ERIC Number: ED169800
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Boards of Nursing--Open Curriculums. Papers presented at the ANA Conference for Members and Professional Employees of State Boards of Nursing and Members of the ANA Advisory Council (San Francisco, California, June 7, 1974).
American Nurses' Association, Kansas City, MO.
The effect of changing patterns of postsecondary education for nursing and the subsequent development of open curricula and external degree programs in nursing are examined in these conference papers. The following papers were presented: "Pressures on Higher Education Are Changing Post-Secondary Education," by Robert H. Kroepsch; "The Open Curriculum in Nursing," by Lucille E. Notter; "Schools Proposing Open Curriculums Have Expectations of Boards of Nursing," by Verle Waters; "Expectations of Boards of Nursing When Schools Propose Open Curriculums," by Rose P. McKay; "Evaluating Open Curriculum Programs," by Kathryn A. Hecht; "A Panel: The Regents External Degree Program," by Donald J. Nolan; "The New York Regents External Degree: Opportunity for Non-traditional Students in Nursing," by Carrie B. Lenburg; and "Registration of the External Degree Program in Nursing," by Eileen A. McQuaid. (SW)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Curriculum Design, Evaluation Criteria, External Degree Programs, Higher Education, Innovation, Nontraditional Students, Nursing, Opinions, Postsecondary Education, State Licensing Boards
American Nurses' Association, 2420 Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO 64108 (B-38-1500, $2.50 per copy, 20 percent discount for 10 or more)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Nurses' Association, Kansas City, MO.