The completion of the following tutorials is required by your professor. Be sure to download your Certificate of Completion and upload to the appropriate section on your course Canvas page:
Please contact Melissa Langridge if you have any questions or issues with access.
Additionally, watch the following videos to identify:
1) What is Action Research in Education?
2) The different types of data collection available in many of peer reviewed journal articles found in Ebscohost.
Today, just about anyone can find a wealth of information on just about any topic. The challenge comes in selecting appropriate and reliable sources. Just because a book, article, or website matches the search criteria and seems to be relevant, does not mean it is an appropriate or reliable source of information. Given that all sources are not created equal, learning to analyze and evaluate critically is an important part of the research process.
Although subtle differences are involved when evaluating different types of sources, there are basic questions to be considered with all.