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Programmatic and Teaching Initiatives that Promote the Success and Prevent Attrition of English as a Second Language (ESL) Students in Nursing Programs

Presentation slides 2018 7 Pages

Nursing Science

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Objectives

- Provide an overview of ESL students in nursing programs as an educational issue that impacts the teaching environment.

- Discuss barriers to success among ESL students in nursing programs.

- Discuss the interventions that promote the success and prevent attrition of ESL students in nursing programs.

- Evaluate the outcomes of intervention programs.

Overview

- Nursing programs are rigorous and quite demanding, especially for ESL students since instructions are often given in English.

- Aspects such as language, academic expectations, and culture remain a major challenge for nurse educators.

- Boruff (2012) reaffirms that the issue of attrition among minority population, primarily ESL students have been a challenge to nurse educators for decades.

- Across the United States, many nursing institutions are admitting a high number of ESL learners (Sung, 2015).

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Pages
7
Year
2018
ISBN (eBook)
9783668654266
File size
829 KB
Language
English
Catalog Number
v388760
Institution / College
Egerton University
Grade
1
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programmatic teaching initiatives promote success prevent attrition english second language students nursing programs

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