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Educational Research
This paper explores the merits of action research in education.
# 97936 | 707 words | 2 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Sep 04, 2007 in Education (General) , Research Designs (General)

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The paper discusses how action research involves the systematic investigation of a specific problem by those most closely concerned with it, such as parents and/or teachers. The paper lists the steps necessary for action research conducted by parents and teachers. The paper identifies specifics and areas for teachers and parents to work with in order to be successful. The paper points out that although the research is opinion-based, this only increases the validity if the research. The paper maintains that educational leaders who use action research achieve excellence in their roles and thus ensure quality education in their school district.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Burchell, H. (2000, August). Facilitation action research for curriculum development in higher education. Innovations in Education and Training International, 37(3), 263-269.
  • Cheney, D. (1998). Using action research as a collaborative process. Preventing School Failure. 42: 88-93.

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