Linda Caputi EdD, MSN, RN, CNE, ANEF
Dr. Caputi is certified as a Certified Nurse Educator
(CNE) from the National League for Nursing. She has authored over
25 educational multimedia programs, nursing education books, produced
and developed videotapes, and published book chapters, journal
articles, and board games for nursing education. She is editor
of the second edition (2010) of Teaching Nursing: The Art and
Science (Volumes 1, 2, & 3), and coauthor of Teaching Nursing:
The Art and Science, It’s All About Student Success (Volume
4). She serves on the editoral staff for Nursing Education
, as the editor of the column Innovation
, a publication of the National League for Nursing.
Linda has presented her work nationally for over 15 years on many
nursing education topics. Her work has won six awards from Sigma
Theta Tau, two from American Journal of Nursing Company, and one
from The Association for Educational Communication and Technology.
Dr. Caputi was acknowledged for teaching excellence in the 1998,
2002, and 2005 editions of Who's Who Among America's Teachers
and the 2008 edition of Who’s Who in Nursing. Dr. Caputi
was named Educator of the Year for 2004 by the National Organization
of Associate Degree Nursing. She has recently served on the Board
of Governors for the National League for Nursing. She is a member
of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. She
was an invited member to the National League for Nursing’s
Think Tank on Transformation of Clinical Instruction.
She is Professor Emeritus at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn,
Illinois with over 25 years of teaching experience. She currently
teaches online Masters in Nursing Education courses. Dr. Caputi
is a consultant to undergraduate nursing programs in the areas
of curriculum, student success, NCLEX success, and effective teaching
strategies in the classroom, the nursing laboratory, and clinical.
She has developed curricula for Practical Nursing, Associate Degree
Nursing, Baccalaureate Nursing, and RN to BSN programs.