Reflective Essay: Reflect on the theories, concepts, and strategies presented in this course. With these thoughts in mind, respond to the following:
‘ Review the Course Rubric to reflect on your accomplishments and your current level of mastery of each of the weekly topics covered thus far in this course. Select two of these topics and provide a written reflection on your personal growth in these areas.
‘ Keeping in mind that after completing this course you will continue on your journey toward personal mastery of the habits of mind, a journey to which there is no end, use the Course Rubric to perform a self-assessment of the level of learning you have achieved for each line item of the rubric. Then, based on your self-assessment, describe which areas present the greatest challenge with respect to your personal mastery and/or your ability to impact student learning. What steps do you plan to take to improve in these areas? Provide examples to support your comments.
‘ How has your awareness of the habits of mind affected your thinking with regard to your personal and professional life? How might this new way of thinking impact your interactions with students, colleagues, and other members of the school community?