DeepBreath's Nursing Blog

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Joined Feb 21, '14. Posts: 67 (42% Liked) Likes: 117

The Irony of Nursing

I don't know if it is just me but I feel like nursing is really oppressive and unsupportive. I think this all starts in nursing school. Everyone becomes for them self and no one is willing to help you out, even people who you call friends. The faculty at the school could not care less about your success/ progress and do not support you. All they care about is NCLEX passing scores and how much tuition they are receiving. Heck, at mine all my professors care about are their PHDs rather than... Read More →

To Those Educators That Care

So reading around in allnurses made me feel a lot better. I am in my third semester of nursing school and from day one have felt not many of my professors care about my learning experience. Education nowadays is not what it used to be: it's become a money making machine for the universities. I am digressing now. That topic can be ranted upon for hours. What I want to write is a THANK YOU. A thank you to all those professors who ask them self "How can I improve my teaching capabilities" or... Read More →

Nursing Program Student to Pre-Nursing Student

This goes out to all the students who are pursuing a Bachelor's degree in nursing. Believe people when they say: IT IS GOING TO BE TOUGH. Because it will be. Now I know there are different perspectives but before I had entered the nursing program I was a 3.9 GPA student who had even worked two part time jobs before beginning. I thought with all of that under my belt, how bad could it be. Whoa, was I wrong. Nursing school literally knocked me on my knees the first semester. Read More →