Failed from clinical - page 2
I am in my third semester at nursing school in a BSN program. My clinical instructor failed me at the end of semester with no notice and without writing me up. At this nursing school, a student is... Read More
1Mar 18, '10 by BabyLadyYour college will have a grievance procedure in the handbook...ALL colleges do.
You will be required to file a formal complaint and appeal...it must be in writing, making phone calls and sending e-mails will not suffice.
You have to follow it if you want results, because you never know when there is documented evidence of this instructor doing so in the past.
They are required to give you a reason....and it must be concrete...not because the "instructor didn't feel you were up to par" isn't going to fly.
If you don't get the result you want initially, there is usually procedures for an appeal until it ultimately goes before the College Board of Directors...and once you have exhausted that, you can even go to court.
But you cannot do anything if you don't know what to do, and if you don't follow the procedure they will always claim that you didn't.