Research Methods in Education Products

  • Documentation and Inquiry in the Early Childhood Classroom

    Research Stories from Urban Centers and Schools

    By Linda R. Kroll, Daniel R. Meier

    Documentation and Inquiry in the Early Childhood Classroom explores teacher inquiry, reflection, and research and the documentation of these processes within a variety of school sites and models. Compiling underrepresented inquiry stories from practicing teachers and administrators in early…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06 

  • Autoethnography in Early Childhood Education and Care

    Narrating the Heart of Practice

    By Elizabeth Henderson

    Autoethnography in Early Childhood Education and Care both embraces and explores autoethnography as a methodology in early childhood settings, subsequently broadening discourses within education research through a series of troubling narratives. It breaks new ground for researchers seeking to use…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28 

  • The Datafication of Primary and Early Years Education

    Playing with numbers

    By Alice Bradbury, Guy Roberts-Holmes

    The Datafication of Primary and Early Years Education explores and critically analyses the growing dominance of data in schools and early childhood education settings. Recognising the shift in practice and priorities towards the production and analysis of attainment data that is compared locally,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26 
    Foundations and Futures of Education

  • Multilevel Analysis

    Techniques and Applications, Third Edition

    By Joop J. Hox, Mirjam Moerbeek, Rens van de Schoot

    Applauded for its clarity, this accessible introduction helps readers apply multilevel techniques to their research. The book also includes advanced extensions, making it useful as both an introduction for students and as a reference for researchers. Basic models and examples are discussed in…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19 
    Quantitative Methodology Series

  • Research Methods: The Basics

    2nd edition

    By Nicholas Walliman

    Research Methods: The Basics is an accessible, user-friendly introduction to the different aspects of research theory, methods and practice. This second edition provides an expanded resource suitable for students and practitioners in a wide range of disciplines including the natural sciences,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19 
    The Basics

  • Promoting Equity in Schools

    Collaboration, inquiry and ethical leadership

    By Jess Harris, Suzanne Carrington, Mel Ainscow

    Around the world, countries are searching for ways of making their schools more effective for all children and young people. This book offers a new way of thinking about how to address this challenge. It sees improvement as requiring a collective effort that involves contributions from all members…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06 

  • The PISA Effect on Global Educational Governance

    Edited by Louis Volante

    The Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) is an international achievement measure that assesses 15-year-old student performance in the areas of reading, mathematics, and science literacy in over 70 countries and economies triennially. By presenting an in-depth examination of PISA’s…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

  • Undergraduate Research for Student Engagement and Learning

    By Joseph L. Murray

    There is growing interest in undergraduate research, given its benefits to students, faculty members, and the institution. For higher education scholars, faculty, and administrators, this book logically synthesizes the literature to demonstrate its impact on facilitation of learning and engagement…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29 

  • Preschool Teachers’ Lives and Work

    Stories and Studies from the Field

    By Robert V. Bullough, Kendra M. Hall-Kenyon

    Preschool Teachers’ Lives and Work focuses on preschool teachers as people, what they do, and how they are affected by what they do. Highly politicized and hotly debated, preschool today is increasingly focused on comparatively narrow views of school readiness and academic outcomes which are…

    Paperback – 2017-08-25 

  • Designing Experiments and Analyzing Data

    A Model Comparison Perspective, Third Edition

    By Scott E. Maxwell, Harold D. Delaney, Ken Kelley

    Designing Experiments and Analyzing Data: A Model Comparison Perspective (3rd edition) offers an integrative conceptual framework for understanding experimental design and data analysis. Maxwell, Delaney, and Kelley first apply fundamental principles to simple experimental designs followed by an…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15 

  • Action Research Communities

    Professional Learning, Empowerment, and Improvement Through Collaborative Action Research

    By Craig A. Mertler

    Action Research Communities presents a new perspective on two current and proven educational practices: classroom-/school-based action research and professional learning communities. Implementation of one or the other of these practices often results in a variety of possible benefits for the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15 

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