Be sure to also review the college specific resources.
As a community health professions educator, you are critical to the high quality education that UNMC prides itself on. Continue your impact as an educator by becoming part of the Academy.
The Academy is here to offer support in augmenting and enhancing your teaching abilities. Take a look at the various tools and resources created to help you bolster your skillset as an educator.
Supervising Students in the Clinic
As a preceptor, you'll head up a team of students in a clinical setting. If you're looking for pointers in leading this kind of team, read Incorporating Students into Patient Care and Ask-Tell-Ask Feedback Model to help get you started.
Clinical Teaching Strategies
You are the professional in this environment, and students will be looking to you to lead and guide them. Check out this video and other resources to help provide your students with a great clinical experience.
Clinical Teaching Model
Ready to teach in the clinic but not sure where to start? Use these documents for quick, simple models designed to give you a mental blueprint of how to begin.
Dealing with Difficult Students
Not all of your clinical experiences will go without a hitch. Here are a couple resources that will help equip you with the skills needed to guide you through the occasional challenging experience.
Providing Clinical Feedback
Going hand in hand with evaluation and grading is providing effective feedback. In these resources, you'll find some tips on how to speak with students about their performance, abilities, and things to improve upon.
EMR Best Communication Practices
The advent of electronic medical records has changed how practitioners communicate with their patients. See these resources to understand tactics for integrating medical technology with patient-centered interaction.
Evaluation and Grading
One of the most difficult aspects for new educators to grasp is evaluation and grading. Check out this video and other resources to get a better understanding of what goes into each process, providing you with a tried-and-true plan of action.