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 September 1st 2015 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
This book 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 useful advice and takes the reader through the various stages of a project, including: Starting your action...
Published June 1st 2004 by Routledge
Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition
Since the first edition of this established text was published in 1988, action research has gained ground as a popular method amongst educational researchers, and in particular for practising teachers doing higher-level courses. In this new edition Jean McNiff provides updates on methodological...
Published January 22nd 2002 by Routledge
This book gives practical guidance on doing an action research project as part of an award-bearing course. Packed with useful advice, it takes the practitioner-researcher through the various stages of a project, from action planning to writing the report. It deals comprehensively with gathering and...
Published January 4th 2002 by Routledge
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