Collaboration is a tool that improves thinking processes and the end work product.
What is the importance of collaboration in your future role as a nurse educator in your chosen practice environment? Who are potential stakeholders involved in your future interprofessional collaborations and define their roles?
Reflect deeply about your experiences thus far. Have you collaborated well with your preceptor and other important stakeholders? How has the collaboration helped/hindered your lesson planning?
Look to the evidence beyond the readings as you reflect on this DQ!!
Remember to write a detailed response, supported with the evidence to earn full credit. Remember the requirements for substantive responses to earn full credit. Include sources beyond the readings in all of your posts!
The assignment due week 10 focuses on collaboration. The instructions are as follows with my comments in red:
The effective nurse educator collaborates with partners and the community during the curriculum design process. The purpose of this assignment is to collaborate with your preceptor to refine and enhance your lesson plan.
You may have already delivered your lesson. If so, think back about the process you went through to develop it. Talk further with your preceptor to discuss the plan!
Meet with your preceptor to review your lesson plan. Discuss your lesson plan and possible barriers to successful implementation. Using the comments for refinement from your preceptor, reflect on your collaboration. In 200-350 words, provide a short answer to address the following.
A description of identified areas of reinforcement. Reinforcement: the action or process of reinforcing or strengthening. What areas need to be reinforced? Any additional information you would include? Any strategies that could be improved? Look to the evidence as you reflect!
A description of identified areas of refinement. Refinement: The improvement or clarification of something by the making of small changes. What would you focus on for your refinements? Look to the evidence as you reflect!
Explanation of changes made to the lesson plan with rationale. Describe the changes you will make. Be sure to support them with the evidence.
Explanation of the importance of interprofessional collaboration with involved stakeholders on your lesson plan changes for future implementation. How does collaboration fit within your planning process?
APA style is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
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