Resources and Recommended Readings


Generating, Deepening, and Documenting Learning: The Power of Critical Reflection in Applied Learning (Journal of Applied Learning in Higher Education Vol. 1, Fall 2009 25-48) |Ash and Clayton

The Articulated Learning: An Approach to Guided Reflection and Assessment (Innovative Higher Education, v.29(2), December 2004, 137-154) | Ash and Clayton

Integrating Reflection and Assessment to Capture and Improve Student Learning (Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning, v.11(2), Spring 2005, 49-60) | Ash and Clayton

Combination of Interventions can Change Students’ Epistemological Beliefs (Physical Review. ST Physics Education Research, 2015) | Kalman, Sobhanzadeh, Thompson, Ibrahim, & Wang

Reflection in Service-Learning: Marking Meaning of Experience (Educational Horizons, v.77(4), 1999, 179-185) | Bringle and Hatcher

Reflection as a Key Component in Faculty Development (On the Horizon, v.13(3), 2005) | Ash and Clayton

Reflection: Linking Service and Learning – Linking Students and Communities (Journal of Social Issues, v.58(3), 2002, 517-534) | Eyler

A Strategy for Enhancing Reflection (NSEE Quarterly, Winter 1995, 13): Falk

Reflections: Bridging the Gap Between Service and Learning (Journal of College Teaching, v.45, 1997, 153-158) | Hatcher and Bringle

Designing Effective Reflection: What Matters to Service-Learning? (Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning, v.11(1), 2004, 38-46) | Hatcher, Bringle and Muthiah

Reflection: The Key to Social-Emotional Change Using Service-Learning (Beyond Behavior, v.10(3), 2001, 30-35 | McCarty and Hazelkorn

ABCs of Reflection: A Template for Students and Instructors to Implement Written Reflection in Service Learning (NSEE Quarterly, v.25(2), Winter 1999, 23-25) | Welch


Experiential Learning: Experience as the Source of Learning and Development (2nd Ed, 2015) | Kolb

A Practitioner’s Guide to Reflection in Service-Learning: Student Voices & Reflections (1996) | Eyler, Giles Jr. and Schmiede

Developing Reflective Judgement (1994) | King and Kitchener

Reflection in Learning and Professional Development (1999) | Moon

Reflection: The Key to Service Learning (1995) | Silcox

Fostering Critical Reflection in Adulthood: A Guide to Transformative and Emancipatory Learning (1990) | Mezirow

Critical Reflection: A Textbook for Critical Thinking (2005) | Murray and Kujundzic

Work Integrated Learning: A Guide to Effective Practice (2010) | Cooper, Orrell and Bowden


Reflection Tools for Faculty | Canadian Alliance for Community Service-Learning

A Practical Guide for Work-Integrated Learning: Effective Practices to Enhance the Educational Quality of Work Experiences Offered through Colleges and Universities | HEQCO

Academic Writing |

Community Service Learning (CSL) Program: Professor’s Handbook | Centre for Global and Community Engagement, University of Ottawa

Critical Reflection | University of Waterloo

Best Practices in Experiential Learning | The Learning & Teaching Office, Ryerson University

Presenting the Value of Experiential Learning at Institutions of Higher Education: The role of reporting, funding, and strategic communication | Whalen, McMaster University

Curriculum, Climate and Community: A Model For Experiential Learning in Higher Education | Penny, Frankel and Mothersill,%20Frankel,%20Mothersill_IATED_paper_2012.pdf

Reflective Pedagogy Practices & Reflection, Integration, and ePortfolio Pedagogy | Catalyst for Learning ePortfolio Resources and Research  &

Work-Integrated Learning in Ontario’s Postsecondary Sector | Academia Group Inc. for HEQCO

Patti Clayton |

Reflection: Linking Service and Learning – Linking Students and Communities |Elyer

Guide to Integrating Reflection into Field-Based Courses | Amulya

Facilitating Reflection: A Manual for Leaders and Educators | Reed and Koliba

Using Structured Reflection to Enhance Service-Learning | Rama and Battistoni

Reflection in Higher Education Service Learning | Connors and Seifer

The Freechild Project: Supporting Youth Who Change the World Since 2001

The Reflective Judgment Model: Implications for Service-Learning and Reflection | Wolcott and Lynch

Building Citizens: A Critical Reflection and Discussion Guide for Community Service Participants | Shea and Mattson

Reflection Activities: Service-Learning’s Not-So-Secret Weapon | Halcrow and Sloan

Service Reflection Toolkit | Northwest Service Academy

Course Design: The Importance of Critical Reflection | Virginia Commonwealth University