Student reflection is an important part of academic success. Asking students to take the time to review the process they are going through to learn can help them make adjustments in that process. Reflection will help them identify when it is time to step it up and challenge themselves or confirm that they are where they need to be at that point in the class. Knowing how to reflect on one’s learning can be a pathway to better critical thinking.
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