Developing A Blog As A Tool For Reflective Practice

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This is a presentation I gave at the 14th International Reflective Practice conference, Rotorua, New Zealand in September 2008.

This is a presentation I gave at the 14th International Reflective Practice conference, Rotorua, New Zealand in September 2008.

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  • 1. Developing a blog as a tool for reflective practice Sarah Stewart September 2008 http://sarah-stewart.blogspot.com Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand
  • 2.
    • Journaling
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/brightmeadow/281659324/ Critical thinking Cognitive learning Reflection Creative writing
  • 3.
    • A blog can be an online journal
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/lucayepa/441551991/
  • 4. Perez Hilton http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perez_hilton Samual Pepys http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Pepys
  • 5. Text Video Audio Images
  • 6. Examples of audio & video blogging
    • http://sarah-stewart.blogspot.com/2008/06/iccmsn-2008-highlights-and-learning.html
    • http://sarah-stewart.blogspot.com/2008/03/my-midwifery-philosophy-slidecast.html
  • 7. Links can be made to other blogs, websites and resources www.flickr.com/photos/30674396@N00/20451348
  • 8.
    • Comments can be made by readers
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/66357777@N00/388020 Discussion Information sharing Critique of ideas
  • 9. Further extends own thinking and learning http://www.flickr.com/photos/ben_pollard/2342924889/
  • 10. Privacy and security http://www.flickr.com/photos/24342172@N00/155845472
  • 11. Risks of public reflection http://www.flickr.com/photos/lincolnian/135278219/in/photostream/ Litigation Employment Mistakes Unprofessional Statutory Professional Standards Ownership
  • 12. Being open creates an opportunity for dialogue and gaining a different perspective on a situation or problem http://www.flickr.com/photos/thomasclaveirole/538706612/
  • 13. Different way of looking at things www.flickr.com/photos/27086465@N00/6313191
  • 14. Reader sees how the blogger has approached a situation and learns from that reflection http://www.flickr.com/photos/ihardlyflickr/1425337109/
  • 15. Reflection and deep learning http://www.flickr.com/photos/biwook/143489429/
  • 16. Mixed evidence http://www.flickr.com/photos/drachmann/327122302/
  • 17. My experience http://www.flickr.com/photos/12495774@N02/2756835648/
  • 18.
    • http://sarah-stewart.blogspot.com
    • http://sarahstewart-eportfolio.wikispaces.com/
  • 19. Themes
    • Relationships with students: personal vs professional
    • Online identity
    • Midwifery burnout
    • Direction of my future career
    • Making mistakes
    • Professional online behavior
  • 20. Example of reflective blog post and interactions with readers
    • http://sarah-stewart.blogspot.com/2008/08/second-blogging-workshop.html
  • 21. www.flickr.com/photos/30137364@N00/400197231 Challenging to people who are unfamiliar with reflective practice, and are uncomfortable with open, online reflection
  • 22.
    • The interactions I have with the readers of my blog help me process my ideas, and supports me when my reflections are painful and challenging
  • 23. References:
    • Michele Martin: Becoming a more reflective individual practitioner . The Bamboo Project. March 8, 2008. http://michelemartin.typepad.com/thebambooprojectblog//2008/03/incorporating-r.html Merrolee Penman: The use of blogging to support professional learning . Healthcare and Informatics Review Online. June 2008. http://hcro.enigma.co.nz/website/index.cfm?fuseaction=articledisplay&FeatureID=070608 Paul Trafford: Mobile blogs , personal reflections and learning environments . 2005. Ariadne. Issue 44. http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue44/trafford/intro.html