Spotlight On Reflective Practice Strategies

Reflective practice is a concept many Educators struggle with… to sum up reflective practice is

  • Exploring an issue in your work with children
  • Thinking about the situation
  • Drawing conclusions inform or improve practice

Educators can do this in many ways including: –

  • Educator’s reflective journals
  • Meetings and educators discussions
  • Mentoring and one-on-one discussions with other Educators.
  • Professional development – when was the last time you took time out to think & reflect on your work– PD allows you to do this.
  • Action research – is a great way to explore a topic and get feedback

Reflective practice is vital in understanding our work with children….