Both Sides Now: Examining Transformative Learning and Professional Development of Educators
transformative learning, professional development, critical reflection
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The purpose of this mixed method research is to understand and support educators' continuing learning and growth better by using a lens of transformative learning to examine their experience and professional development practice and responsibility. Data from 58 participants and the course professor are analyzed to consider the occurrence of transformative learning and the related needs that emerged. This article also presents trends across the learning experiences and recommendations for practice and responsibility. Additionally, there are implications of the research for higher education professors, administrators, and developers reflecting on their concepts and planning of formal professional development.
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Citation / Publisher Attribution
Innovative Higher Education, v. 29, issue 2, p. 155-174
Scholar Commons Citation
King, Kathleen P., "Both Sides Now: Examining Transformative Learning and Professional Development of Educators" (2004). Leadership, Counseling, Adult, Career and Higher Education Faculty Publications. 188.