The NLN North Star:

The NLN North Star: Purpose, Power, and Passion, is our guiding theme for the 2019 Summit. Our theme integrates how our exceptional past provides the foundation for our innovative present and our transformative future.
All abstracts must reflect the League’s core values – caring, integrity, diversity, and excellence. The NLN is especially interested in teaching innovations used in undergraduate and graduate programs.

Under each topic, abstracts should be geared to one of two audiences – emerging educators and more seasoned educators.


Descriptive, how –to sessions designed for educators who want to improve their teaching skills, integrate innovative methodologies, and/or investigate creative opportunities for clinical learning.

Beyond Basics

How-to sessions designed for educators who want to explore theoretical applications that advance the science and practice (or delivery) of nursing education.

Recommended submission categories include the following:
  • Teaching Excellence
  • Active Learning
  • Interprofessional Education
  • Simulation
  • Technology
  • Transition to Practice
  • Leadership
  • Global Initiatives
Registration Coming Soon