In 2011 at the National League for Nurses (NLN) Summit a Simulation-based ‘Debra L. Spunt Lecture’ session was recorded between Sharon Decker, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, ANEF, Janet L. Grady, DrPH, RN, FAAN, ANEF, Pamela Jeffries, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF and Suzan Kardong-Edgren, PhD, RN, ANEF, which was entitled “Leadership in Simulation: Looking Back, Looking Forward”. Theory-Practice [...]
Math teacher Emre Firat recently posted an interesting article on his blog “The Shift in Education” called Critical Thinking Vs. Memorizing. In the article Emre makes the argument that “we shouldn’t try to assess new skills with old methods” – which fits perfectly in line with the teaching methodology inherent in technology based simulation.
Emre asks us “Which one is more [...]