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The National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN)® measures the mastery of essential content for safe, entry-level nursing practice. The 2016 NCLEX-RN® Detailed Test Plan is a guide for NCLEX-RN® preparation. A lesson plan was developed as a resource for nursing educators that integrated content from the Detailed Test Plan into didactic instruction according to the revised Bloom's Taxonomy. Innovative technology is used in the classroom to create a simulated clinical environment and the paradigm introduce, recall, review reinforces content.



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An example of the utilization of the NCLEX test plan as a lesson plan in a didactic nursing course.

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Moxley, E. A., Maturin, L., & Rakstang, K. (2017). NCLEX-RN® Success: An integrative lesson plan. Teaching and Learning in Nursing, 12(2), 161-164.




Teaching and Learning in Nursing

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