Introduction to Educational Research. EDU 710 Steve Gibbs Touro University. Forget the word Proof. Replace it with evidence. Will the sun come up tomorrow? Will 1+1=2 the next time I add it up?. Basic vs Applied Research.
Introduction to Educational Research
My 2 Cents
My 2 Cents
Where we ended last session
For Thur Sept 25
Expectation theory – the Pygmalion effect - Limited expectations bring limited results, high expectations lead to exceptional results.Any classroom examples?
Deductive – Pygmalion has merit, let me try it on Johnny.
Inductive – Johnny gave me a problem and I gave him detention and he behaved. I will now give all misbehaving students detention.
The “Don’t go
Textbook Glossary online PDF
behavior is fluid
Research is the data collector
Reality is socially constructed
Problem solving strategies
Johnson, B, & Christensen, L. (2000). Educational Research: Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches. Needham Heights, MA: Pearson Education Company.
Isaac, S., & Michael, W. (1987). Handbook in Research and Evaluation.San Diego, CA: EdITS Publishers.