My Mirror

Pattern Name

MY MIRROR (Bauer & Baumgartner, 2012, p. 235)

Pattern Language

Schaufenster des Lernens. Eine Sammlung von Mustern für das Arbeiten mit E-Portfolios


This patterns supports the phases “4: Document and reflect learning process” and “5: Self-evaluation”

Active Role

The student has an active role in this pattern.


Students want to make their learning process visible to themselves and to others. Therefore, they document their learnings in learning journals/ developmental ePortfolios (Bauer & Baumgartner, 2012, p. 235-239).

Example for Technological Support

In an ePortfolio, like provided by Mahara, students can create pages to collect digital artefacts documenting the learning process.


Bauer, R., & Baumgartner, P. (2012). Schaufenster des Lernens. Eine Sammlung von Mustern zur Arbeit mit E-Portfolios. Münster: Waxmann Verlag.

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