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Objective: To introduce the process of journal writing to promote reflection and discuss the techniques and strategies to implement journal writing in an athletic training education curriculum. Background: Journal writing can facilitate reflection and allow students to express feelings regarding their educational experiences. The format of this writing can vary depending on the students' needs Cited by: Journals have a long history as a means of self-expression, and they can be used as learning tools in adult education. Types of journals include the reader response journal or literature log, the learning journal, the reflective journal, and the electronic journal. Journal writing offers several benefits for adult learners: journals are less threatening and closer to natural speech; they Cited by:

Feb 26,  · Abstract Journals promote reflection on experience. This chapter examines features of journal writing that aid reflective practice and circumstances inhibiting their use for this purpose. Using journal writing to enhance reflective practice - Boud - - New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education - Wiley Online LibraryCited by: Reflective Journal Writing as an Effective Technique in the Writing Process. “Journal writing and adult learning:” (Retrieved (). “Reflective journal writing as an Mohammed A A Farrah.

Journal writing promotes reflection on experience on three occasions: in anticipation of events, in the midst of action, and after events. Inhibitors of reflective journal writing include anticipation of the prospective audience and concerns about formal assessment in educational by: Running head: RESPONDER IN REFLECTIVE ADULT JOURNAL WRITING Hiemstra () describes a variety of journals used by students and instructors in adult education programs. Types of journals and diaries used in formal and informal settings include As journal writing moves toward critical reflection and the learner.

Boud, D. (). Using journal writing to enhance reflective practice. In English, L. M. and Gillen, M. A. (Eds.) Promoting Journal Writing in Adult Education. New Directions in Adult and Continuing Education No. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, Using journal writing to enhance reflective practice David Boud University of Technology, Sydney. Reflection is widely accepted as a learning tool and is con-sidered integral to professional practice. Journal writing is advocated in facilitating reflection, yet little is written about how to assess reflection in journals. The purpose of this study was to develop and test a method of assessing the elements of reflection in journals and to.

Reflection Journals What is a reflection journal? Journal writing has become a very popular educational tool – so much so that when one announces that students will be keeping a journal, a common groan often rises from the class.