University of Nebraska Medical Center

Clinical Teaching Resources

preceptor showing learners tools on computer

You are the professional in this environment, and students look to you for guidance.

As a community health professions educator, you are critical to the high-quality education that UNMC offers our learners. If you are ready to teach in the clinic but not sure where to start, here are a few of our favorite resources that provide quick, simple models designed to give you a mental blueprint of how to begin.

Toolkit Video Series

Being an Effective Preceptor 

Integrate these steps into your teaching and give students a great learning environment from the very beginning of your preceptorship. 


Find out about the powerful technique used in teaching, termed "sounding", and how its use will give students better clinical experiences.

Evaluating and Grading

Check out this video to get a better understanding of what goes into each process, providing you with a tried-and-true plan of action.