The 2020 PN NCLEX Test Plan: Review and Integration Strategies

The 2020 PN NCLEX Test Plan: Review and Integration Strategies

Join us as we explore the updates and revisions to the 2020 PN NCLEX ® Test Plan. We will identify strategies to align curriculum and develop assessments congruent with the updated test plan as well as highlight resources available from the NCSBN ®.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss resources available from the NCSBN ® to guide preparation for the NCLEX ® exam.
  • Summarize revisions and updates to the 2020 PN NCLEX ® Test Plan.
  • Identify ways to align curriculum using data from the NCLEX ® practice analysis.


Deborah Cardi, MSN RN CNE

Debbie Cardi RN MSN CNE is a Regional ATI Post Grad Products Manager for the South, servicing online and live review products. Debbie has also worked for ATI as a Live Review Educator/NCLEX Specialist for 5 years before moving into her current manager role. Prior to coming to ATI, she held positions as full-time faculty and Program Manager for a PN school of nursing in CT. Her clinical background is in pediatrics at Westchester Medical Center in NY and PICU at Yale New Haven Children’s hospital in CT. Debbie currently resides with her family in CT.

Lawrette Axley, PhD, RN, CNE

Lawrette Axley, PhD, RN, CNE is the Director, Post Grad Solutions, Staff and Product Development 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 Live NCLEX ® Reviews, Capstone Content Review and Test-Taking Strategies Seminars. Dr. Axley has 27 years experience in nursing education and combines her expertise in leadership, classroom /online teaching, curriculum development and product development in her current position. She is a Certified Nurse Educator and recipient of numerous teaching awards. Lawrette was honored as a recipient of the 2019 ATI President’s Club award. Professional memberships include Sigma Theta Tau International and the American Nurses Association.