-Reflection-Journal

Reflection Journal

This week, through our readings and discussion, we explored the roles of mentoring and leadership in community work. Additionally, we have begun to explore the following course outcomes:

  • read and extract information and ideas from a variety of texts; – Critical thinking
  • identify the internal and external factors that affect the process of decision-making. – Critical thinking & Social, Ethical and Professional Responsibility

In your journal, reflect back on what you have learned so far through the course readings, assignments, and discussions (you are encouraged to reflect back on previous weeks as well). Answer each of the following questions following questions to guide your reflection:

  1. What, if anything, did you find surprising, particularly challenging, or interesting? (10pts)
  2. From what you know about this course so far, what connections can you make to previous learning experiences (lifelong learning skills), and how do you think this course will help you as you move forward in your college and professional life?(10pts)
  3. How do the course outcomes (listed above) for this week apply to your experience so far?(10pts)
  4. What specific ideas did you learn from the Starbucks book this week that you could use in your every life or future career? (10 pts)
  5. What questions do you still need answered?(10pts)

Grading Criteria Assignments

Maximum Points

Meets or exceeds established assignment criteria

20

Demonstrates an understanding of lesson concepts

10

Clearly presents well-reasoned ideas and concepts

15

Uses proper mechanics, punctuation, sentence structure, spelling and APA structure.

5

Total

50