Action Research in Education: Methods & Examples


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Which of the following is the proper order of steps in action research?

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1. The goal of action research is to:

2. Which professional fields can use action research?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will check your understanding of the ways in which action research in education is employed at different levels. Topics you will need to know include steps and types of action research.

Quiz and Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • The order of steps in action research
  • The main goal of action research
  • The professional fields that can use action research
  • The three types of action research in education
  • The way in which action research is conducted

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will allow you to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information about the way in which action research is conducted in education
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the steps involved in action research and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the types of action research in education
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as collaborative and school-wide action research

Additional Learning

To learn more about this kind of research, review the accompanying lesson called Action Research in Education: Methods, Examples & Quiz. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define action research
  • Present the cycle of action research
  • List the methods by which one can conduct action research
  • Discuss the three types of action research used in education
  • Give examples of the step-by-step cycle involved in two types of action research