Write a 6 to 7-page professional development plan for your career as an MSN-prepared nurse. The professional development plan should include the following:
A brief introductory paragraph that clearly states the purpose of the paper.
A description of your specific area of focus in nursing education, the position that you wish to obtain, and the educator competencies that you will need as an MSN-prepared nurse.
A statement of your specific professional goals (a minimum of three) and discussion of their relationship to your nurse educator philosophy.
A brief description of any additional forces (social, economic, political, institutional) that may influence your nursing education role.
An analysis of how you will carry out scholarship activities as an MSN-prepared nurse and a specific plan for scholarship based on a model.
A discussion of specific ways (a minimum of two) that you will develop a leadership role in the area of focus you have chosen.
Specific plans for professional growth and any additional education, certifications, or training to be acquired.
A reflection in a concluding paragraph on your abilities to meet goals and achieve your professional development plan and ethical practice.
The paper should be double spaced in Microsoft Word.
Page length is 6 to 7 pages, not including a title page and a reference page.
Use APA-formatted subheadings to indicate major topic areas in the paper.
Use correct APA format, including a cover page, running head, page numbers, and correct citations and references.
Use 12-point Times New Roman or Arial Font.
Your paper should be free of grammar and spelling errors that distract from content.
Use a minimum of twelve references (nine from peer-reviewed sources, other than the textbook).
Citations and references are to be in correct APA format.