Category Archives: Learning Strategy

In Pursuit of Personalized Learning

      The complex needs of our 21st century learners are driving our education systems to a new focus on personalized learning.  Articles, videos and blogs with impressive examples of personalized learning are flooding the media.  Many examples involve … Continue reading

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16 Outcomes of Reflection

What is actually accomplished by reflecting on a document or artifact in a      portfolio? The conclusions below are based on  actual experiences that came from  12 reflective writings using the four dimensions of reflection.  Thinking back to an experience … Continue reading

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Three Reasons Why Our Graduates need an ePortfolio

Despite the challenges of time and finances needed to implement ePortfolios in schools, educational instutions are still making good progress with the effective use of ePortfolio products and processes.  This success can be credited to champion educators who are forging … Continue reading

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What does Reflection Accomplish?

The short narratives below tell stories of learning and highlight the type of learning that took place through the process of the reflection.  The accomplishments of each of the four dimensions of reflection –  thinking back, thinking forward, thinking inward … Continue reading

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Basic Student Reflection Questions

Basic Student Reflection Questions We all have different and unique ways to communicate ideas, concepts and memories. When we record them in a logical manner using words, sentences and pictures, our learning will becomce more clear in our minds.  We can … Continue reading

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Four Ways to Reflect

Four Dimensions of Reflective Learning I.  Thinking Back  Returning to a learning experience or recapturing a learning event some time after it has taken place may allow the learner to revisit the entire experience from a fresh and different perspective.  … Continue reading

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Portfolios for Career Transition: Step 4 – Presentation

Step 4 – Selection for Presentation The final step in deciding what to put into your Portfolio involves selecting items that will be appropriate for your audience.  Some questions to consider are: Who are the key people that will be … Continue reading

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