We all failed! - page 4

Today we got back the paper that counts for 30% of our grade in Fundamentals and everyone, myself included failed. As far as our instructor is concerned no one, not a single soul, did exactly as she... Read More

  1. by   muffie
    did someone say "psych consult" ?!?!
  2. by   UM Review RN
    Cripes, if she was a patient, I'd get a psych consult. She needs some serious meds.

    You did great, Falon. You'll make a great nurse.
  3. by   UM Review RN
    HAHAHAHA!! Muffie---Great minds, eh???
  4. by   Gromit
    Man what a horrible example of a teacher! But I agree, she is more likely to give you a fairer shake, and why waste a semester? Most instructors only teach one part of the RN program -I pray she is only teaching one part.
  5. by   llg
    I would take the "revise the paper" option. I took a doctoral level class where something similar happened. We all failed the paper (about a dozen PhD students!) and had to rewrite them. We had been furious that the expectations had not been followed consistently, but we rewrote them and the grades were OK in the end. In fact, I ended up learning an incredible amount from the professor and later asked her to write me a recommendation that won me an important research grant.

    It was the "class from H***" and we called it at the time, but I learned a lot and eventually reconciled my relationship with this professor.
  6. by   Gromit
    Perhaps, but this behavior is completely inappropriate behavior for a nursing class. Completely.

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