The 2019 RN Test Plan: Review and Integration Strategies

The 2019 RN Test Plan: Review and Integration Strategies

Every three years, the NCLEX Examination Committee reviews and approves updates to the RN Test Plan. This session will provide an overview of the 2019 RN test plan, identify any updates or revisions, and discuss strategies that educators can use to best prepare students for NCLEX success.

Session Objectives
Following this session, participants will be able to:

  • Summarize revisions and updates to the 2019 NCLEX RN Test Plan
  • Discuss resources available from the NCSBN to guide preparation for the NCLEX exam
  • Identify ways to align curriculum using data from the NCLEX practice analysis
  • Integrate strategies for developing assessment practices congruent with the NCLEX test plan
  • Relate practice analysis and tasks to curriculum with specific strategies.


Joy Weller

Joy Weller, MSNEd, RN, is the Manager of Post-Grad Solutions-Complete and Global accounts for ATI Nursing. She is part of a dynamic team that delivers high-quality NCLEX reviews for PN and RN graduates. She maintains an active role in teaching NCLEX review, Capstone Content Review, and Test-Taking Strategies Seminars. Weller has more than 18 years of experience in nursing education and combines her expertise in leadership, classroom/online teaching, curriculum development, and faculty mentorship in her current position. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International.