Share Paper: Weathering Technology Integration in a School of Nursing: What’s the Forecast?

  1. Krista Lussier, Thompson Rivers University, Canada
Tuesday, June 26 3:30-3:50 PM Noord

Abstract: Technology has forever-changed society and is a ubiquitous constant since its inception (Tacy, Northam, & Wiech, 2016). There has been an increase in the use of technology in some areas of higher education and for some faculty members, technology inspires how teaching and learning is envisioned. Technology can influence teaching and has the potential to challenge students to exhibit skill such as critical thinking, collaboration, and lifelong learning (Forneris & Tiffany, 2017). As technology is embraced in all aspects of society, there is growth in innovative technologies for health care education (Fiedler, Giddens & North, 2014) and an increase of ...