There is a mix of ages, races & socioeconomic backgrounds. Some work & have families. Students become close with students in their class because they spend 6 to 18 mos. with these same people 3-4 days a week. However, the ultimate goal for everyone is to graduate & get licensed.
Network Is Amazing – They have plenty of lab tops for the student use for school purposes. They allow you to print, search, and have a student chat to comunicate with the teachers and students.
There were opportunities to incorportate prior nursing experience with creativity to deliver theory based curriculum in a fun structured manner. The most enjoyable part of the job is watching the students grasp the concepts
I taught clinical along with class room work in total body assessment and math for nursing and general nursing care such as pt. contact, appearance, approach and attitude ( general nursing ethics). I have also taught ICU skills and nursing care to students as I spent a long time in critical care with the VA Hospitals and Army Medical Corp before I retired.
The Institute provided all course with educated staff to instruct there students. Well organized institute with proper equipment and placement during skills.