In a 1500 word, APA essay, discuss how you plan to develop each of the eight nurse educator competencies mentioned in Utley in your practice as a nurse educator. Identify which of these you already possess as strengths and which you may need to concentrate on developing further. Describe ways you can overcome any barriers or challenges.
Utley, R. (2012). Theory and research for academic nurse educators: Application to practice. Boston: Jones & Bartlett. Chapter 1.