learning log


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learning log

An ongoing chronicle maintained by junior doctors training in the UK, in which they list what they have learned and when. Learning logs include reflective and descriptive notes, which serve to document the trainees’ knowledge and skill exposures whilst training in a particular specialty.
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Consequently, it has become a must to develop a technique to provide both educators/researchers and learners with timely information and clear explanation about FL learners' learning log for improving the outcome of FL teaching and learning.
In the case of a degree program in Modern Languages and Translation at a university in central Spain, students are frequently asked to complete a learning log as part of their first year English classes but the experience of the instructors and professors has shown that there is some reluctance to doing the activity, with the consequence of a slight demotivation in language learning.
In addition, the structures also increase accountability for participation by having each student complete his or her own learning log that is a record of his or her thinking and ideas and a way for teachers to monitor progress and provide feedback.
Before reading, the teacher hands out a CSR learning log (see Klingner et al.
A detailed work history can be printed to show a student's progress throughout the year; a learning log can be used for review or can be put in a student's portfolio.
It's true that journals have been overused in some elementary classrooms where students are expected to keep a reading log, writing journal, math notebook, science notebook, and perhaps even a learning log.
These elements included the dialogic learning log, collaborative sessions, and presentation of the case study in a mock parent/teacher conference.
In addition, by analyzing the learning log, online assignments, online tests and after-class learning feedback for students, the company can analyze the learning pattern of students to obtain data for evaluating the learning efficacy in order to ensure the course absorption efficacy by the students, TutorABC said.
Once the pairs completed their rotation at the computer station, they returned to their desks and recorded three things they learned about their country--about its culture, people, history, or geography--in their learning log.
One factor in the success of the learning log is that writing allows students to organize ideas, develop new applications lot knowledge, and solve problems.
Have them reflect on whether their ideas have changed from their first learning log, and if so, why.
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