How to... Run action research: Do it yourselfDate: 01.08.2013
The How to... guides are currently unavailable.;Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be contacted as soon as they become available again.;One of a series of Research in Schools "How to" guides, designed to help practitioners run research projects in education;Is your motivation in education based on a desire to improve things? Have you a situation you want to resolve but don`t know where to start? Are you looking for results, but at the same time wanting to change practice?;Action research uses the investigation of a situation to get answers on how to improve things.;This simple, succinct, easy-to-read guide takes you through the four stages of using action research in an educational setting. Ideal for those who want a quick overview, it explains what is involved and warns of the the challenges involved in action research. It gives some suggestions of topics you could research as well as recommendations on how to share your results to best effect.;Written by NFER researchers this guide will ensure your action research is based on professional guidance.