Enhancing nursing as a career choice with fifth-grade students.

@article{Turner2011EnhancingNA,
  title={Enhancing nursing as a career choice with fifth-grade students.},
  author={Pamela Lynn Turner},
  journal={Nursing economic\$},
  year={2011},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={
          136-44, 153
        }
}
The purpose of this study was to explore the influence of a career education program on children's interest in nursing as a career choice, especially related to gender in fifth-grade students. A within-subjects design compared interest in nursing as a career of 70 fifth-grade students before and after participation in a 4-week career education program about nursing. There was a 61% (N = 70, p < 0.001) increase of students expressing they would consider nursing as a career after participating in… CONTINUE READING

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