How Can I Promote Deep Learning through Critical Reflection?

How Can I Promote Deep Learning through Critical Reflection?

Overview

From time to time, we look out across a classroom or lecture hall and wonder, “Is any of this sinking in?”

You all know that mere passive absorption of information is a poor way of learning.

Students should be receiving information, reflecting on it, questioning it, testing it, applying it … really understanding it. Learning deeply, in other words.

Which pedagogical practices will promote that sort of learning?

One is critical reflection, and you can hear about it in this insight-filled Magna 20-Minute Mentor, How Can I Promote Deep Learning through Critical Reflection?

Learning Goals

When you’ve completed viewing, you’ll be able to use the presented teaching strategies to:

  • Help students develop a deep and nuanced understanding of complex issues
  • Engage them in considering multiple perspectives
  • Strengthen their critical-thinking ability

Topics Covered

Without deep learning, your students can come away from courses with misunderstandings and oversimplified views of complex issues.

In How Can I Promote Deep Learning through Critical Reflection?, you will learn:

  • The process of critical reflection and its impact on learning
  • How to design critical reflection exercises that achieve desired learning outcomes
  • Examples of how critical reflection works in courses in various disciplines
  • Modes of reflection, including oral and written communication, activities, and media
  • How you can assess and grade students on critical reflection

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Purchase How Can I Promote Deep Learning through Critical Reflection today and learn how the process of critical reflection is a reliable way to deepen the learning experience.

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