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Calling forth the best

January 20, 2018 by


One of the most dramatic changes that any nurse educator can make is to enact a philosophy of “calling forth the best.”  I first realized the significance of this concept when I read Nel Noddings’ book Philosophy of Education,* in which she explored caring as a moral foundation for education.  In Noddings’ view, all people (including […]

Change agents – or complicit? | NurseManifest Blog

May 19, 2011 by


Continuing the discussion that Carey started related to Academic Integrity (see the post just prior to this one), I posted on the NurseManifest Blog a piece that introduced Nel Noddings’ philosophy of “evil” and promised  follow-up posts that would provide some specific ideas. This promise is what led to the establishment of this Nurse Educator […]