CNE Certificates were mailed out 8/6/2021.  If you did not receive yours email - Debra-- 

Last year we had to cancel our 6th Annual La League Nursing Conference was canceled due to the covid-19 pandemic. 

This year we are back. 

Friday, July 23 a virtual conference -  Item Writing: A Step-by-Step Approach to Next Generation NCLEX® Success! with Loretta Manning, MSN, RN, GNP.

Loretta is the CEO and Co-Founder of I CAN Publishing®, Inc. an organization that specializes in services and resources to assist students and faculty in achieving successful educational outcomes. She is also the Co-Executive Director of Leading Learning, LLC an organization that provides consultation to nursing faculty in the areas of curriculum development, item writing, teaching strategies, critical thinking, and clinical teaching.

Target Audience: RN and LPN Nursing Faculty 

Registration Fee: $80 


8:30    Welcome/Announcements

8:45    Content 90 minutes:        

  • NGN Update!

  • How do we get started?

  • Explore the impact of novice, multigenerational learners   and neuroscience on concept mastery, clinical decision

making and judgment.

10:15 Break

10:30 Content 90 minutes:

  • Innovative strategies demonstrating an 18-year “PROVEN” “SAFETY” Model for success to help students transfer newly learned information to long-term memory for concept mastery.

  • Pathophysiology, systems, standards, and concepts will be linked to a “Less is Best” approach for classroom and clinical teaching.

12:00 Lunch

12:30 Content        90 minutes 

  • Integrate the current Test Plans with writing both traditional and NGN test items.

  • Practice an easy "Step-by-Step Approach" for revising test questions to better evaluate clinical decision-making. 

2:00  Break 

2:15    Content       90 minutes

  • Discuss and practice an easy "Step-by-Step Approach" to transition traditional questions into the Next Generation NCLEX(R) format.

3:45    Evaluation

Registration will be through EventBrite on this site.  Registration must be through this site.  



This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by Louisiana State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Activity number: LSNA-100746908-2021