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EDU 1012: Education Inquiry: Class session

Resources for Inquiry 1 students

Looking at journals

Scavenger hunt

In pairs, find these things in one of the periodicals you have

1)  An author's credentials that include affiliation with a university outside the U.S.

2)  A book review

3)  Look at the references at the end of an article.  Use the Journal Titles A-Z list and search for each article until you find one that is available full-text through CU.  Print out the first page.

4)  Find information in the front or back of a journal that indicates it is peer-reviewed

5)  An article with an idea that is new to you and interesting.

6)  In an article reporting on original research, find the methodology section.

Bonus

A) An article reporting a research study using quantitative methods

B) An article reporting a research study using qualitative methods