Course Files -:- EDUC 480

Course Information

 

Calendar

Date

Topic

Reading

Due

Notes

January 18

Introduction to course

Sample activity

Nature of Inquiry

Research as a tool for
better teaching

Dana & Yendol-Silva,
Chapter 1

 

 

January 25

Resources for Research

Identifying your study

Dana & Yendol-Silva,
Chapter 2

“Passion” Exercise

 

February 1

Professional Travel

 

 

 

February 8

Library Resources

Research/refereed
journals

Dana & Yendol-Silva,
Chapters 3 + 4

Sample articles

 

Guest Presentation

February 15

Collecting your information

Interviews

Surveys

Analyzing your results

Dana & Yendol-Silva,
Chapters 5 + 6

 

 

February 22

Sharing your results

Dana & Yendol-Silva,
Chapters 6 + 7

Research Question

 

February 29

Ethics in research

Human Subjects

 

 

 

March 7

Writing Circles

Consultation with
instructor

 

IRB Documents (spot
check)

 

March 14

Spring Break

 

 

 

March 21

Writing Circles

Consultation with
instructor

 

IRB Documents

 

March 28

Writing Circles

Consultation with
instructor

 

Annotated Bibliography

 

April 4

Writing Circles

Consultation with
instructor

 

 

 

April 11

Writing Circles

Consultation with
instructor

 

First Draft

 

April 18

Consultation with
instructor

 

 

 

April 25

Consultation with
instructor

 

Presentations

Final draft of paper

 

May 2

Presentations

 

Presentations