COMING IN 2014!
The purpose of the STTI and Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for Excellence in Nursing
Education (CENE) is to advance global excellence in nursing education. Some of the CENE
programs in development are described below.
Faculty Knowledge/Skills Development Program
Utilizing a combination of online education courses, webinars, and face-to-face workshops, this program will provide content on curriculum; distance learning; technology; enhanced and innovative teaching strategies for theory and clinical courses; classroom management including disruptive students and cheating; and student related legal issues.
Faculty Professional Role Development Program
This program will focus on content to assist faculty achieve career goals that lead to promotion and/or tenure. A combination of online educational courses, webinars, and face-to-face workshops will focus on strengthening knowledge and skills in the areas of teaching, scholarship, and service. In addition, the program will identify strategies for the successful creation and completion of a professional portfolio to document the nurse educator’s accomplishments across their career.
Experienced Nurse Faculty Leadership Academy
This 12-month Academy will support and enable experienced faculty to be successful in their roles of teaching, scholarship, and service.
This mentored leadership program will use blended methodologies such as face-to-face workshops, online learning activities, online discussion forums, and the development of an individualized leadership progression plan and goals by each participant with guidance/approval from faculty. Participants will also collaborate on an educational project, and project results will be disseminated via presentations, publications, and abstract postings in the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository.
Emerging Educational Administrator Program
This program will target faculty aspiring to be administrators or those who are in their first administrative position. Delivered electronically and via an intensive face-to-face educational institute experience, it will include content focused on internal and external roles, strategic planning, budgeting, legal concerns, evaluating faculty, developing donors, accrediting and regulatory bodies, and political issues.
Nurse Educator Mentoring Program
Developed by experts in leadership and mentoring in education, these programs will offer innovative approaches to support mentors, mentees, and the mentoring relationship in nursing education.
Research Grant Opportunties
Allocation of funds is based on the quality of the proposed research, the future promise of the applicant, and the applicant's research budget.
For any questions or additional information contact CENE@stti.org.