Reflections on PGviz18

Michelle Laurie

Funny enough, the group had talked about river of life and done a lot of reflection during our group ‘harvesting’ activities. I am inspired. Icon jam with the word feathers.

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Questions and reflective practice

Michelle Laurie

The question well (name of the resource) is about taking a moment to pause and reflect on the work you are doing. In addition to pointing out the usefulness of reflective practice, it also presents questions that can be applied in a variety of circumstances beyond visual work.

2017 130

Rosviz18 Reflection part 1

Michelle Laurie

Here is part 1 of her workshop reflection: “I’m always excited to see a new group of people take risks, be vulnerable and learn something new. In addition to lots of doing, we also spent time on reflection and learning.

2018 130

Rosviz18 reflection part 2

Michelle Laurie

See below for a second reflective guest blog from Lisa Theissen, social reporter at Rosviz18: “I’ve been mulling over our time together, and thinking about my own Harvest from the point of view of Social Reporter.

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Webinars, Reflections and Chat

Full Circle Associates

Webinars, Reflections and Chat Last November I participated in a webinar on designing and facilitating webinars hosted by GFAR. I had intended to do a deeper dive and reflection, but as I clean up old blog post drafts, some things must be let go! ??

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FSLT13 Reflections on teaching

Jenny Connected

So thinking about the questions for the first task on reflective writing …. See Stephen Brookfield’s work on becoming a critically reflective teacher for further information about reflective writing using an autobiographical lens).

Reflections on learning and reflection

Viv Mcwaters

Johnnie and I have just completed a week’s training on learning and reflection in Malawi, Africa, with 35 people from a humanitarian organisation. On reflection, it was probably quite a shock to the participants to be thrown in the deep end of our style of training.

Social media and reflection: marriage or divorce?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Reflection is needed in order to learn from the past. Hence it seems like social media is having opposite effect in organisation - that social media hinder reflection and deeper conversation. And a flight from conversation can limit our capacity to reflect. "We

Personal reflections on 2013

Michelle Laurie

As the New Year gets rolling, I took a few minutes to reflect on the last 12 months. Blogging for reflective practice is how I began blogging so here goes… A lot of changes took place in 2013, which have been transformational for me personally and professionally.

Reflecting on #socialartists and #change11

Nancy White

Between being on the road so much and the distributed nature of the conversations, my head was spinning by Friday and it has taken until today to slow down, reflect and write. My week facilitating #change11 , a very massive MOOC, flew by too fast for me to blink. (

Reflective Learning and the Glass Half Empty

Jenny Connected

To reflect on your overall experience to date as a teacher; what kinds of students have you taught, what have you discovered from the experience, and what have you most enjoyed in your teaching? Jenny Moon then describes the shifts that occur in deepening reflection.

Painting of Reflections in City Park New Orleans

Portals and KM

Here is a 16" x 20" plein air oil painting completed in City Park, New Orleans. Painting  Painting with oils is so much different, for me at least, than acrylics. I am still have a ways to go on the learning curve but I am having fun.

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Blogging as Reflective Practice on this Sunny Monday Morning

Michelle Laurie

Over the years, I have found it very useful to reflect on my work, reflect on my learning and share interesting things that I’ve come across with the blogosphere. It’s been helpful to reflect on my Monday morning, my experience and the future.

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Reflective learning and metacognition Frank O’Hara style

Jenny Connected

Anyone who has taught for any length of time will have at some stage encouraged students to reflect on their learning and will be familiar with the work of Donald Schön , Kolb , Gibbs, Brookfield , Mezirow , and others. Reflection is not a fast process but a gradual unfolding.

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Reflective Teachers

Nancy White

When I’m designing or coaching design of learning experiences, including “classes&# or workshops – any form – I like to include a reflective activity for whomever is teaching, facilitating or leading.

#SOCRMx End of Week 3 Reflections

Jenny Connected

However, on reflection I have decided that I probably won’t engage fully with the tasks. Nevertheless this process and reflection have been helpful – because I have realized, even more clearly than before, that in all my research I have worked backwards rather than forwards.

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London reflections

Viv Mcwaters

With a bit of time to myself, I went for a walk along the canal and sat for a while to just watch the world go by. I wrote a series of Haiku’s – each one stands alone, and together they provide a snapshot of my own frame of mind and some of the experiences I’m having. Water.

#PLENK2010 Reflective Learning

Jenny Connected

Reflective learning came up in the weekly round up Elluminate session today and Stephen asked Rita to expand on her understanding of reflective learning. Every year I work, as a tutor on an online distance learning reflective learning course ( a short course – only 4 weeks), run by Oxford Brookes University, which is based on the work of Jenny Moon and on which Jenny Moon is a tutor. Today Stephen asked Rita to explain what she meant by reflective learning.

Evaluating and reflecting on OldGlobeMOOC

Jenny Connected

To evaluate and reflect on the learning experience of myself and a colleague in the Old Globe MOOC, I have used the Footprints of Emergence framework developed by Roy Williams, Simone Gumtau and myself to explore the relationship between open and prescribed learning in open learning environments.

Reflective Learning and the Glass Half Empty

Jenny Connected

To reflect on your overall experience to date as a teacher; what kinds of students have you taught, what have you discovered from the experience, and what have you most enjoyed in your teaching? Jenny Moon then describes the shifts that occur in deepening reflection.

Finding Time to Reflect while on Vacation

Elsua

Never mind that wonderful opportunity as well to find plenty of time to pause and reflect wondering about things, in general, whether I have been enjoying work, my personal life, and so forth.

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Reflecting on my TAFE Workshop Approach

Nancy White

Reflect, reflect, reflect. At this point I asked if people were interested in a short presentation on the communities of practice perspective and some reflections on how it might be useful in designing, doing and evaluating teaching and learning online. (By Phew!

Exploring the Divided Brain – Final Reflections

Jenny Connected

Final reflections. In this state it seems even more important to listen, observe and reflect. 22 nd August 2016 pm – a 4 day course with Iain McGilchrist. Day 4 (pm).

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#fslt12 MOOC – first reflections

Jenny Connected

On reflection this is no more than you would expect. - And I was reminded once again about how hard it is to get assessment right, so that feedback is constructive and leads to further learning.

Networked scholars: reflections on light and dark

Jenny Connected

I have also been increasingly aware this year and particularly over the past few weeks of ‘the dark’ side of working openly online, to the extent that I am now reflecting on how much I want to work openly online. This is the last week of George Veletsianos’ open course – Networked Scholars.

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#SOCRMx Week 4: ‘half-way’ tasks and reflections

Jenny Connected

The first task for Week 4 was to consider one of the research methods we explored in Weeks 2 and 3 and answer the following questions in a reflective blog post. Make some notes about how the approach is described and used in each paper, linking to your reflections above.

2017 130

Reflections on Collaborative Research

Jenny Connected

Collaborative research can be very rewarding, but the opposite can also be true. An internet search quickly shows that others have also written about this. A 1998 paper (Guidelines for Research in Partnership with Developing Countries) written by the Swiss Commission for Research Partnership with Developing Countries, lists 11 principles of collaborative research as follows: Decide on the objectives together. Build up mutual trust. Share information; develop networks. Share responsibility.

In search for reflection formats that fit

Mathemagenic

Today, I suddenly realised that I’m starting to miss ‘the other side’ In a contrast with the last three days – busy in a good way – I think I’m starting to miss the ‘digital’, now for the simple reason that the flow in front of the computer allows relatively easy switching between being social and being solo, writing and reflecting. Me logging reflection

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Reflections from 2011 – And Health It Is!

Elsua

Around this time of the year, last year, I put together a blog entry over here under the suggestive heading of “ Three Wishes “, where I tried to reflect, once again, and like I have been doing for the last few years, on what I would want to accomplish in the New Year.

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Reflections on Collaborative Research

Jenny Connected

Collaborative research can be very rewarding, but the opposite can also be true. An internet search quickly shows that others have also written about this. A 1998 paper (Guidelines for Research in Partnership with Developing Countries) written by the Swiss Commission for Research Partnership with Developing Countries, lists 11 principles of collaborative research as follows: Decide on the objectives together. Build up mutual trust. Share information; develop networks. Share responsibility.

The Harvest: After Event Reflections

Nancy White

I posted a few days ago about reflective teacher practices. Reflection is a form of harvest. Via Nadia Manning-Thomas of the CGIAR ICT-KM program shared two after event reflections on their blog, one on a particular activity design and debrief of a social media workshop.

Painting of Street Reflections, Marigny, New Orleans

Portals and KM

This painting shows the reflections in the street after a rain at the intersection of Chartres and Spain in the  Marigny section of New Orleans.

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Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Elsua

That’s why I’m including this entry as part of the “Reflections from 2011″ series. How did things go eventually for yours truly as I keep reflecting on everything I have been involved, or exposed to or immersed in?

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#Change11- Half way point reflections

Jenny Connected

But how much of Change MOOC have I consumed and what are my tentative and first reflections at this point. Initial reflections. I am all the time reflecting on what it means to learn and participate in MOOCs and why I find this way of learning so intriguing. Well it’s time to take stock a bit – not the ideal time – with Xmas looming and everything that entails and needs thinking about – mostly food. Every year I cannot believe how much food is consumed.

Quick Reflections on a 13-Year-Old Blog

Full Circle Associates

I asked on Twitter yesterday what I should blog about in response and here were the suggestions: Eugene Eric Kim: Write a sentence noting the occasion followed … Continue reading Quick Reflections on a 13-Year-Old Blog. reflection Uncategorized blogaversaryLast Friday my calendar reminded me that this, my second attempt at blogging, has been in the works for 13 years. I went solo in 1997. Time does fly.

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There's a bot for that! Chatbots to stimulate learning and reflection

Joitske Hulsebosch

Personally I am thinking there is huge potential for the following categories: Reflective or coach bots. Bots can support reflection very well. The interesting thing is that sometimes reflection works better with a bot who doesn't judge you.

2017 130

Reflections on the FH Joanneum (Graz) E Learning Conference, 2014

Jenny Connected

Below is my footprint, drawn using Mike’s software, which reflects my experience of the Graz conference. As mentioned above, this footprint reflects the fact that I was one of the keynote speakers. These are only some of my reflections on the very rich experience of the Graz conference.

2014 161

Reflections from 2011 – Is Employee Engagement Still a Myth?

Elsua

Some ideas about a tool for community reflection

Learning Alliances

But the KM4Dev community has grown large so that sometimes the “thinking together” that was its hallmark 5 or 10 years ago is difficult with the existing set of tools; this is not a reflection on present membership, leadership or community culture.

2013 170

Reflecting on my 2015 #365Photo Project

Full Circle Associates

As the month of January quickly slips into the rear view mirror, I realize it is now or never to reflect on my 2015 #365photo project. Reflections The process itself was wonderful. The reflections shared with Eugene and Alan Levine were wonderful moments of learning.

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Reflections from 2011 on The World of Social Media

Elsua

While everyone else out there on the Internet Blogosphere gets busy blogging away their predictions for 2012 around the world of Social (And whatever other word you would want to insert right after !),

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Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence

Elsua

After having put together last couple of blog posts about some of my reflections from the year we are about to end around The Social Web and Technology in general, I guess it’s now a good time to share with the world the third one from the series.

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Vodafone’s Future:Now Roadshow in Wellington – Some Reflections

Michael Sampson - Currents

Some reflections: 1. Over the past couple of days I was in Wellington to participate in Vodafone’s Future:Now Roadshow.

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