How to Get Out of NCLEX Hell

Does your nursing school curriculum include critical-thinking skills training?

NCLEX evaluates your ability to use clinical judgement because most entry-level nursing tasks require critical judgment and decision-making skills.

Do you know how to clearly identify what NCLEX style questions are asking? Are you able to use problem-solving skills to get to the correct answer step by step? Are you able to make an educated decision comfortably or do you get stuck second-guessing yourself?

There’s a big difference between getting stuck at near passing and testing above the passing standard and it is determined by your ability to use higher-order thinking.

NCLEX questions are designed using Bloom’s Taxonomy for the cognitive domain. Do you know how to read NCLEX questions this way? (see page 4 of the nscbn test plan – 2019 RN) (PN test plan page 4 also)

If critical-thinking skills were not taught across your nursing school curriculum, you’re at risk for repeating NCLEX.

The good news is, you can catch up in 12 weeks. Here’s how.

 

 

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