Making research public is a key aspect of ensuring the quality of educational research, and Values and Virtues in Higher Education demonstrates the processes involved in doing and theorising such research. Explaining clearly why this explication is important, the book provides strong theoretical...
To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge
Packed full of useful advice to take the reader through the various stages of an action research project, this book provides practical guidance on starting your action research project, monitoring and documenting the action, techniques for dealing with the data, making claims to knowledge,...
To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge
Students carrying out action research must learn how to be successful writers as well as researchers, and it is the disconnection between the two that Writing up Your Action Research Project will help readers to address and overcome. Through detailed and practical advice supported by real-life case...
To Be Published January 6th 2016 by Routledge
Principles and practice, 3rd Edition
Since its first publication, Action Research: Principles and Practice has become a key text in its field. This new updated edition clearly describes and explains the practices of action research and its underlying values, and introduces important new ideas, including: all professionals should be...
Published February 21st 2013 by Routledge
What are the most effective ways of planning and doing action research projects? You and Your Action Research Project gives practical guidance on doing an action research project. Written for practitioners across professions who are studying on award-bearing courses, this book is packed full of...
Published July 21st 2009 by Routledge
A Practical Guide
Assuming no prior knowledge of research methods and techniques, this book is the perfect companion for teachers at all levels undergoing professional development who need to enhance their formal reflection skills. Providing a detailed explanation of what action research is and its importance in...
Published June 29th 2005 by David Fulton Publishers
The current orthodoxy is that 'knowledge' is the most powerful resource for organisational success. So how can managers develop the appropriate knowledge base to make their organisations grow? The answer lies in action research. Action research is increasingly perceived and used as a powerful...
Published December 7th 2000 by Routledge
The issue of pastoral care and how a teacher effectively provides it is currently a topic of great debate in the media. With teachers increasingly bearing the brunt of their pupils' difficult personal lives, they feel under pressure to do the 'right thing' and to do it in an informed and...
Published February 25th 1999 by Routledge
An Action Research Approach
In this fascinating and very personal book, Jean McNiff, author of the successful Action Research: Principles and Practice, argues that educational knowledge is created by individual teachers as they attempt to express their own values in their professional lives. Working with case studies of...
Published January 14th 1993 by Routledge