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EDU 6560: Curriculum Development

Effective Academic Research


Take a look at some education publications.  Do you see any of these kinds of articles?

  • report of new research
    • quantitative research (data includes numbers, results quantifiable)
    • qualitative research (focus group, interviews, etc.)
  • literature review (review of previous research)
  • book review
  • lesson plan or unit

With your partner, looking at the publications you were given, indicate the kinds of articles you can identify (from the list above).  Let's see which kinds are easiest to identify or most common.  For each article you can identify, click below, then click "submit." 

Kinds of articles in education publications
Quantitative research: 1 votes (100%)
Qualitative research: 0 votes (0%)
Mixed methods: 0 votes (0%)
Literature review: 0 votes (0%)
Lesson/unit plan: 0 votes (0%)
Book review: 0 votes (0%)
Editorial/Commentary: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 1