Pre-Nursing

Resources for pre-nursing students who are:

  • researching nursing school options
  • applying to nursing school
  • studying for nursing entrance exams
  • taking nursing pre-requisite classes
  • wanting to be a great nurse someday!
Math is a major part of nursing entrance exams like HESI A2 and TEAs. If you struggle with math, learn some suggestions for how to overcome your math anxiety.

Don’t Let Math Stand in Your Way of Becoming a Nurse

(This is a guest post from Wyzant.com, a reputable website for connecting students with tutors, both in-person AND on line. When I’m not available to offer tutoring, this is the website where I refer nursing students!) “I’m just not a math person.” “I’ve never been good at math.” “I. Hate. Math.” Sound familiar? You’re not …

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Nursing Prerequisites for Bachelors Degree RN

Although the required prerequisites might vary slightly from school to school for a Bachelors Degree RN (BSN) program, generally they’re pretty similar.  If you already know what school you want to attend, make sure to compare this list to your school’s requirements to make sure you’re on track.  But if you’re not sure what school …

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Nursing Prerequisites for Associates Degree RN

Although the required prerequisites might vary slightly from school to school for an Associates Degree RN (ASN) program, generally they’re pretty similar.  If you already know what school you want to attend, make sure to compare this list to your school’s requirements to make sure you’re on track.  But if you’re not sure what school …

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Does Your Learning Style Matter?

Does your Learning Style matter?  Short answer:  Yes!  Longer answer:   Yes, but… But there are other things that matter, too.  A lot of students already know that learning style makes a difference in how well they learn information.  They might even have a pretty good idea about what their own learning style is (Auditory?  Visual?  …

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Memorize Erikson’s Stages of Developments in Less than 20 Minutes

If you’re like me, you probably have trouble remembering all of Erikson’s Eight Stages of Development.  But if you want to do well in your pediatric nursing class or on pediatric NCLEX style questions, you just need to know it.  That’s why I was so excited today when I found this great video! It will …

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