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Call for Presenters

All of our speakers slots for our 2019 Annual Conference have been filled.

We do accept call for speaker abstracts all year-round. If you submit an abstract it will be kept on file and will be reviewed in January as we begin to plan for our 2020 Annual Conference.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Sue Hubbard, Director of Operations & Education at shubbard@TheNPA.org.

Helpful Hints in writing Objectives:

Identify the Level of Knowledge Necessary to Achieve Your Objective - Before you begin writing objectives, stop and think about what type of change you want your training to make. In other words, what do you want your participants to do differently when they return to work? The domains of learning can be categorized as attitude, skills, and knowledge.

Select an Action Verb - Now that you’ve identified what domain you intend to focus on for your objective, it’s time to start crafting your objective. To do that, it’ll help to have an action verb to describe the behavior at the appropriate level of learning. Here’s a list of action verbs, separated by domain. Avoid having more than one action verb for each level of learning, and make sure it’s a verb that can be measured. “Understand” is too vague, but “complete,” “identify,” “recognize,” "discuss," or "describe" are specific.

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Objectives must be measurable, participant directed, describe anticipated change in knowledge, skills and attitude. List at least 2 to 3 learning objectives.

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