- Feelings Monsters
- Reflect in Teams with Students
- Reflect in OneNote with Students
- Reflect in Teams with Staff
- Reflect Do's and Don'ts
- Our Responsibilities
- Help Topics
If you decide to use this app with students, then please ensure it is used in conjunction with your establishment and local authority safeguarding procedures and protocols.
Reflect allows educators the ability to strengthen relationships with students and gain some potential insight into their well-being. Reflect, which will also integrate with Education Insights that enables educators to share questions designed to support social and emotional learning. These can be specific questions like, “How are you feeling about the material we covered today?” or more routine check-ins like, “how did this week feel for you?” Educators can customise poll settings for different topics and privacy preferences and then View Reflect data in Insights.
The polls, which can be added to a class team, allow educators to initiate or continue a dialogue with students, invite them to share their feelings, and offer the support students may need to be creative and confident learners.
Feelings Monsters #
When using Reflect to record their well-being, students can select from a variety of Feelings Monster emotions. By relating to the Feelings Monster’s emotions, students can indicate the right words to assist them to express themselves, so they feel heard and supported. Reflects can be set for students to view peer responses but not their names thus protecting individuals by ensuring their responses are kept private. This Accessible Template can help build social and emotional skills like self-awareness, empathy, and relationship skills.
Reflect in Teams with Students #
Help students recognise and navigate their emotions by providing regular opportunities to share and be heard. Reflect can help broaden learners’ emotional vocabulary and deepen empathy for their peers while also providing valuable feedback to educators for a healthy classroom community.
Find out how to get started using Reflect in Teams.
How to use Reflect in Microsoft Teams video #
Reflect in OneNote with Students #
Using the OneNote Class Notebook toolbar, educators can easily insert a Reflect for learning poll on the Class Notebook page. These can be used as quick and easy pre and post assessments, or to help inform the next lesson.
Find out how to get started using Reflect in OneNote with Students.
Reflect in Teams with Staff #
Reflect is available in Staff Teams and can support educators to recognise their own skills and opportunities for development. It can provide opportunities to reflect on how they are feeling, could support professional development and provide valuable feedback across a school community.
Find out how to get started using Reflect in Teams with Staff.
Reflect Do’s and Don’ts #
Our Responsibilities #
As Education Scotland, we should:
As a Local Authority, we need to:
As a School Leader, I need to:
As an Educator, I need to: