Digging Deeper into Action Research A Teacher Inquirer's Field Guide

ISBN-10: 1452241953

ISBN-13: 9781452241951

Edition: 2013

Authors: Nancy Fichtman Dana

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Take your great idea to the next level with action researchNancy Fichtman Dana steps in as your action research coach and leads you on a journey through wonderings to real change in your classroom. With real-life vignettes, self-guided worksheets and even an included DVD, this companion will become your go-to guide each time you embark on a new inquiry toward growth and enrichment. Teachers, students and action research coaches alike will learn how to:Reframe initial wonderings into pointed inquiriesCreatively analyze both qualitative and quantitative dataDraw action research topics out of ordinary discussions with colleaguesShare findings with others to help them improve as well
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List price: $28.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Corwin Press
Publication date: 2/5/2013
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 120
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.50" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.858
Language: English

Nancy Fichtman Dana is currently Professor of Education in the School of Teaching and Learning at the University of Florida, Gainesville, and has been studying practitioner inquiry for the last twenty years.nbsp; During this time, she has developed and taught classes on practitioner research for undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students, coached the practitioner research of numerous educators from various districts across the nation, as well as published nine books and over 50 book chapters and articles in professional journals focused on teacher and principal professional development and practitioner inquiry.

List of Figures
Introduction to the Inspire to Inquire DVD
About the Author
How to Use the Inquiry Books
Why Do Teacher Research Anyway?
Teacher Research Defined
How to Define Your Research
Why It's Important: The 5 Es
Developing and Fine-Tuning Your Wondering
Wondering Defined
How to Define Your Wondering
The Wondering Litmus Test
Developing and Fine-Tuning Your Research Plan
Research Plan Defined
How to Define Your Research Plan
The Inquiry Plan Litmus Test
Analyzing Your Data
Data Analysis Defined
How to Avoid Data Analysis Paralysis
The Data Analysis Litmus Test
Presenting Your Research
Presentation Defined
How to Define Your Presentation
The Presentation Litmus Test
On Your Way: Teacher Research as a Way of Being in the World
Inquiry Stance Defined
How to Define Your Stance
Living the Life of an Inquirer
Inspire to Inquire DVD Contents
Introducing Inquiry
Inquiry as a Pathway to Understanding Teaching Strategies and Techniques
Inquiry as a Pathway to Equity
Inquiry as a Way of Being and Teaching
Inquiry and the Common Gore
The Power and Passion of Inquiry
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