Nursing Education

Nursing students taking notes for nursing exams

Onboarding Survey Results

By Ruth Eckenstein, RN, B.S., BSN, M.Ed, and MSN / January 5, 2024
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During a recent research project that centered in onboarding of new faculty, respondents of the open ended questions stated when asked how to improve the onboarding and orientation experience, the participants identified three major themes: providing a mentor, having a structured program, and having policies and procedures to follow. The…

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Nursing Critical Thinking - Case Studies and Test Matrix

Planning for the NCLEX Next Generation Test Question Formats – Part 3

By Ruth Eckenstein, RN, B.S., BSN, M.Ed, and MSN / July 15, 2021
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Matrix Grid and Extended Multiple Response Questions Want to better prepare for Matrix Grid and Extended Multiple Response formats NGN questions? Continue reading Intellistem Writer’s 3-part blog series on Next Generation NCLEX (NGN) questions. As mentioned in Part 1 and Part 2 of this series the Next Generation NCLEX (NGN)…

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Nursing instructor runs through some notes with a young student nurse

Planning for the new NCLEX Next Generation Test Question Formats – Part 1

By Ruth Eckenstein, RN, B.S., BSN, M.Ed, and MSN / March 26, 2021
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NCLEX Extended Drag and Drop Questions Intellistem Writer is here to guide you in writing stronger NCLEX Extended Drag and Drop questions on your next exam. The Next Generation NCLEX (NGN) questions use various case studies and scenarios in non-multiple choice questions to assess the nursing student’s ability to make…

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