{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Struggle Is Real: Investigating the Challenge of Assigning a Failing Clinical Grade

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about a study examining the issues and implications of clinical nurse faculty (CNF) assigning a failing grade.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe the issues and findings in the literature concerning the difficulty of assigning a failing grade in nursing education.
  2. Illustrate the results of this study about the CNF struggle in assigning a failing grade in clinical practicum and its implication for changes in practice.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: NEP0518
Published: May/Jun 2018
Expires: 3/3/2023
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Jeannie Couper, PhD, RN-BC, CNE
Categories: Education
Specialties: Education