Source: N Brown
Writing entries for a reflective journal is often a daunting aspect of teacher training, as we are not used to writing diaries. Here are some thoughts on how to get started with writing reflections.
Source: adapted from Tripp (1993)
This is a brief outline of what Tripp considers as critical incidents.
Source: adapted from Gibbs (1988)
This is a brief description of how the reflective cycle according to Gibbs works.
This is a brief description of how Brookfield's four lenses work in reflective practice.
Source: adapted from Kolb (1984)
This is a brief description of Kolb's reflective model.
Source: adapted from Rolfe et al. (2001)
This is a description of how Rolfe's model of reflection should be used in order to improve practice and learning.
When joining a University it is imperative to acquaint yourself with the usual habits and rules. Generally, however, you should always be on time and be polite.
Teaching and learning are complex due to the many factors that impact what happens in a classroom. Teachers need to constantly adapt and change their activities and plans accordingly. And in order to do just that in an efficient and effective way, teachers must be reflective.