This is an action research proposal which seeks to address the failure of some students to solve and analyze Mathematics word problems due to poor reading comprehension.
Corwin: The Action Research Guidebook: A Four-Stage Process for Educators and School Teams: Second Edition: Richard Sagor: 9781412981286
In this webcast Dr. Susan Bruce talks about inquiry as the basis of action research and the types of action research that can be conducted.
Can project-based learning in Advanced Placement (AP) classes deepen student learning and increase AP test scores?
Action research is a key buzzword in century education, but what is action research? And how is it supposed to improve teaching practices?
This research project by the University of Washington in collaboration with The George Lucas Educational Foundation is studying the impact on student learning of a PBL approach to Advanced Placement courses.