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teaching

 [tēch´ing]
the imparting of knowledge; see education (def. 1).
a nursing intervention in the nursing minimum data set; individual or group instruction designed (a) to provide information about disease processes, injuries, other health-related events, or health promotion practices, or (b) to facilitate development of skills for coping with special care requirements, limitations, or restrictions in health status.
disease process teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as assisting the patient to understand information related to a specific disease process.
group teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the development, implementation, and evaluation of a patient teaching program for a group of individuals experiencing the same health condition.
health teaching, guidance, and counseling in the omaha system, on the third level of the intervention scheme, an intervention defined as nursing activities that include giving information, anticipating client problems, encouraging client action and responsibility for self-care and coping, and assisting with decision-making and problem-solving; overlapping concepts that occur on a continuum with the variation due to the client's self-direction capabilities.
individual teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the planning, implementation, and evaluation of a teaching program designed to address a patient's particular needs.
teaching: infant nutrition in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as instruction on nutrition and feeding practices during the first year of life.
teaching: infant safety in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as instruction on safety during the first year of life.
preoperative teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as assisting a patient to understand and mentally prepare for surgery and the postoperative recovery period.
prescribed activity/exercise teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as preparing a patient to achieve and/or maintain a prescribed level of activity.
prescribed diet teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as preparing a patient to correctly follow a prescribed diet.
prescribed medication teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as preparing a patient to safely take prescribed medications and monitor for their side effects.
procedure/treatment teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as preparing a patient to understand and mentally prepare for a prescribed procedure or treatment.
psychomotor skill teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as preparing a patient to perform a psychomotor skill.
safe sex teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as providing instruction concerning sexual protection during sexual activity.
sexuality teaching in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as assisting individuals to understand physical and psychosocial dimensions of sexual growth and development.
teaching: toddler nutrition in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as instruction on nutrition and feeding practices during the second and third years of life.
teaching: toddler safety in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as instruction on safety during the second and third years of life.

teach·ing

(tēch'ing)
nursing Intentional act of providing information and instruction to learner(s) based on identified learning needs; to maintain or improve knowledge, skill, value, or attitude.
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Brown and Atkins (1988) divide small group teaching in three categories.
There exist many approaches to small group teaching and learning.
More than 100 MTNA members attended the forum, which emphasized the practical aspects of teaching and featured a combined group teaching day and pedagogy day.
The latest version of the system's group teaching software provides a new level of functionality by way of a more responsive graphical engine, recording and playback capabilities and a variety of enhancements such as a customizable toolbox design.
One such new program is the Recreational Music Making and Group Teaching Specialist Program.
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Session topics will include technology for group teaching, how to use technology to facilitate learning between lessons and using everyday technology resources.
While the focus of this book is on group teaching and pre-service/in-service music teacher education and music teacher educator support, it proves to be a very good source for any teacher that may work with students who have special needs.
Designed exclusively for education, ACTIVboard Collaborative Classroom System is the next generation of group learning environments for whole group teaching, interactive learning, and real-time assessment.
The dynamic and organization of group teaching is very different from that of private teaching.
The hallmark of the Round Table Group teaching approach is its incorporation of readings and lessons from the liberal arts and sciences.
At the core of the book is a wide-ranging overview of the considerations in making the transition to group teaching, including practical and logistical issues, understanding of cooperative learning theory, instructional considerations and a very detailed section aimed at teaching strategies that both newer and seasoned teachers will find helpful.