Who is NCHSE?

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VISION
NCHSE collaboratively defines and advances the framework of health science education.

MISSION
The mission of NCHSE is to provide leadership and professional development for Health Science Education through collaboration among education, healthcare industry, policy makers and professional organizations.

OUR CORE VALUES

  • Networking and Collaboration
  • Career Development
  • Health Science Framework
  • Standards for Quality
  • Education for Future Healthcare Professionals
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We're back in the saddle again!  Welcome to the 2014-2015 school year and on that note, a quick update regarding the National Health Science Assessment:
The National Consortium for Health Science Education (NCHSE) is proud to announce that Precision Exams delivered a total of 22,178 assessment exams of which 2,697 were Pre-Assessment, 1,877 Post exams; 17,604 single exams (no pre/post exam arrangement) which equals a total of 19,481 post/single exams.  Over twenty-five (25) states and 562 schools participated in the National Health Science Assessment.  As the school year gets underway, this update serves as a reminder to register early this year for the National Health Science Assessment.
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National Health Science Assessment Highlighted in Techniques

The Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) publishes Techniques, an award-winning magazine, eight times a year, that brings all members news about legislation affecting career and technical education, in-depth features on issues and programs, profiles of educators and other newsmakers, notices of new products, ACTE events and more. In two recent editions, Techniques featured two articles about the National Health Science Assessment, the premier end-of-program assessment offered by the National Consortium for Health Science Education. 


Student Success, Step by Step - The National Health Science Assessment measures student mastery of basic skills and knowledge that workers in all aspects of the health industry need to know. This article offers a step-by-step strategy recommended for achieving student success. (September 2013)

 


Using Tests to Improve Student Achievement -  At the Bay-Arenac ISD Career Center, teacher Amy Dore is using an innovative method to ensure students in her Health Technology/Medical Science class are prepared to pass the National Health Science Assessment. (February 2014)





 
DON'T MISS the FREE colorful healthcare career pathway posters and the FREE activities for Elementary students - available here.

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Today's Class
Rod Boyes
http://www.todaysclass.com

The Today's Class Health Science program is an interactive eLearning resource that provides instructional material ranging from basic anatomical information to complex interactions between organs and accessory structures. Teachers control student access to courses, monitor quizzes and final exams. All material and data are maintained on Today's Class servers-all that is required is Internet access.

Program enhancements are provided periodically at no extra cost. Our new Health Science Assessments pull from a pool of over 500 questions that can be used to measure student progress or provide practice for certification tests. Our latest feature, Lecture Builder Pro, enables instructors to build presentations/lectures from over 1,000 animations and images. Future plans for the next 24 months include providing additional modules covering a variety of medical specialties.
Students today are more connected than ever, and our web-based program taps into this by being both captivating and accessible. Navigating a Today's Class course is as easy as navigating a web page and the material is delivered in digestible sections. Large, detailed images and animations are presented alongside course content, keeping students engaged and ultimately helping to improve high-stakes test scores.

Today's Class also provides eLearning programs for Automotive Technology and Cosmetology. Free trials are available.


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