Bloom’s Taxonomy — From Knowledge to Practice

Identify. Recognize. Interpret. Distinguish. What do these words have in common? They are all “Bloom’s verbs” — the foundational building blocks of learning objectives, according to one of the most widely used pedagogic models, Bloom’s taxonomy. Bloom’s taxonomy is the backbone of most CME and residency programs’...
| January 11th, 2018| Learning| 2 Comments|

Understanding the NCCPA Blueprint for PANCE/PANRE

Before we begin our exploration of the NCCPA blueprint for PANCE/PANRE, it’s important to understand that no blueprint is exhaustive, and no one can know exactly which questions will appear on the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) or the Physician Assistant National Recertifying Exam (PANRE). Introduction...
| June 4th, 2015| PAs (Physician Assistants)| Comments Off on Understanding the NCCPA Blueprint for PANCE/PANRE|

Exploring Exam Blueprints – Family Medicine

Once you have met the application requirements, you must take the ABFM exam to become certified or recertified by the American Board of Family Medicine. The ABFM exam is designed to test your medical knowledge and problem-solving ability in the field of family medicine. As you prepare...
| February 26th, 2015| Family Medicine| Comments Off on Exploring Exam Blueprints – Family Medicine|