Coactivity: Philology, Educology / Santalka: Filologija, Edukologija, Vol 17, No 4 (2009)

Students’ Learning through Reflective Journaling

Alvyda Liuolienė
Regina Metiūnienė


The aim of the article is to get acquainted with the types of journals used in education to help students to learn. The paper presents some ways of fostering student’s learning through reflective journaling. It also describes the key aspects of a new method ARRIVE cycle in connection with teachers preparation to use reflective journals in a classroom. The article also presents self-assessment in reflective journaling and students’ need to self-evaluate their learning process. Reflective journaling as central to students’ self-evaluation is described as a means of fostering metacognition.


Article in: English

Article published: 2011-04-01

Keyword(s): reflective journaling; reflection; self-assessment

DOI: 10.3846/1822-430X.2009.17.4.32-37

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