Recently I have been reflecting on reflection... At the moment I am tutoring both a How to Blog course and a couple of Online Tutoring courses. In both of the contexts covered by these online courses, although in very different ways, reflection is key.
In the case of a blog, being able to reflect effectively is key to writing thoughtful reflective blog posts on a variety of issues and topics, both those in which you are an expert, and those which you have just encountered. A reflective blog can be one way in which reflection on learning can take place. And for anyone, reflective writing is a skill that can be applied in a variety of contexts from writing business reports to project management, from teaching and learning to training or informal learning. Read more