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Date: Friday, April 8, 2022, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET (check your timezone)
Presenters: Mark Franklin, Rich Feller and Lisa Bauman
Cost: FREE

Explore this new search tool, presented by Mark Franklin, Rich Feller and Lisa Bauman. In this demo, you’ll learn promising reflective practices to embed in your experiential learning programs, at any level or in any setting. (Note: for anyone who attended their Cannexus22 presentation, this session will provide additional information and insights.)

How can practitioners better integrate Reflective Practice into Experiential Learning to unlock Career Development value?

Learn about Wayfinder Search Site, a new free tool to access reflective practice resources from a CERIC-funded OneLifeTools project. The tool and a companion Guide and Literature Search helps you optimize how experiential learning can support career development through reflective practice in your programs. Program developers, educators, career specialists and anyone involved in experiential learning or WIL would benefit.

Preview by Mark Franklin:

Launch Event Recording:

The early reviews from the Cannexus pre-launch…

At Career Trek experiential learning and reflection are an integral part of our programming. This resource is going to be so useful. Thank you.

Allison Kirkland, Director of Programs, Career Trek Inc, MB

“The site you have created and all the resources are incredible. In teaching new CDPs to be reflective, your resources are a motherlode of material that will help them on their way to being reflective practitioners who can also help clients in the reflective process.”

Gillian Johnston, CCDP, Director CDPCBO & Professor, George Brown College, ON

“Whether designing for co-curricular or curricular experiential learning, CERIC’s new Wayfinder provides tools to link career development to reflective practice, to help learners make meaning of their experience, and better translate their learning to the workplace… I am thrilled about this new self-serve resource from CERIC and am already sharing with colleagues on- and off-campus how this can enhance learners’ development in their activities.”

Darlene Hnatchuk, Director, Career Planning Service (CaPS), McGill University, Montreal, QC

“Reflection is one of the practices in our career framework. This is such a wonderful resource for us…I will be using the language of pre-reflection! Love it!”

Witty Sandle, Manager, Centre for Career and Calling, Career and Vocational Counsellor, The King’s University, AB

“WOW, what a complete site! Cannot wait to explore further.”

Sophie Savage, Professional Development Advisor and Coach, Alliance des cadres de l’État, QC

Mark Franklin, OneLifeTools | University of Toronto | CareerCycles | Career Buzz
OneLifeTools co-founder and CareerCycles practice leader, Mark Franklin, is the award-winning co-author of Who You Are Matters!, teaches at the University of Toronto and consults on embedding reflective practice, gamification and technology-supported delivery into curriculum and programming.

Rich Feller, OneLifeTools | Colorado State University
Rich Feller is Professor of Counseling and Career Development at Colorado State University, past-president of the National Career Development Association, OneLifeTools co-founder, YouScience consultant and JCTC Coach Certification senior trainer.

Lisa Bauman, Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
Program Manager and Part-time Professor, Career Development. With over 10 years of tenure at Conestoga College, Lisa Bauman has worn many hats: Program Manager, Faculty, Career Coach, Peer Services and Curriculum Consultant. In 2015, she completed her MEd from the University of Calgary.