Action Research: Do It Yourself!

Goldys, Pat; Kruft, Clare; Subrizi, Patti
March 2007
Principal;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p60
The article reports on the success a principal achieved when she introduced Action Research into her elementary school. Action Research is a systematic inquiry conducted by educators to gather information about how their schools operate, how they teach, and how well the students are learning. The article details the implementation and results of this effort.


Related Articles

  • Malakoff Elementary School Honor Rolls.  // Malakoff News (TX);3/6/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 10, p8A 

    The article lists the honor rolls from 1st Grade to 5th Grade at Malakoff Elementary School including Paige Dalrymple from 1st Grade, Colton Booth from 2nd Grade, and Daja Barron from 3rd Grade.

  • Cross Roads Elementary Honor Rolls.  // Malakoff News (TX);10/15/2010, Vol. 101 Issue 41, p3A 

    The article lists the honor students of the Cross Roads Elementary School.

  • Elementary school in Rule releases Honor Roll.  // Twin Cities News (Munday, TX);1/15/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p6 

    The article reports on the release of honor rolls for the third six weeks grading period of school year 2009 at Rule Elementary School in Texas.

  • Portrait of a Benchmark School. Cawelti, Gordon // Educational Leadership;Feb2000, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p42 

    Highlights the success of the Carl C. Waitz Elementary School in Mission, Texas, in proving that poverty and low academic achievement are not linked. Background on the school; How the school judges its performance; Factors important for high achievement.

  • First sx weeks Honor Roll released by elementary school.  // Munday Courier (TX);10/17/2007, Vol. 34 Issue 46, p8 

    A list of honor students released by an elementary school in Munday, Texas in October 2007 is presented.

  • EAST BERNARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL HONOR ROLL.  // East Bernard Express (TX);11/28/2013, Vol. 70 Issue 48, pA5 

    The article lists the East Bernard Elementary School honor rolls for the second six weeks ending late November 2013, including Second Grade Distinguished Honor rolls Cannon Goudeau, Cadence Hammock and Emma McAnally.

  • From information to knowledge: charting and measuring changes in students' knowledge of a curriculum topic. Todd, Ross J. // Information Research;Jul2006, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p6 

    Introduction. This research sought to investigate how school students build on their existing knowledge of a curriculum topic and transform found information into personal knowledge, and how their knowledge of this topic changes. Method. The qualitative study involved 574 students from Grades 6...

  • A 1950 Census of Evaluation Practices. Shane, Harold G. // Educational Leadership;Nov1950, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p73 

    The article reports on a 1950 census of current practices being followed in elementary school evaluation in the U.S. During the past academic year, in which the "census" was taken, a group of educators in the United States and Hawaii received personal letters in which they were asked to send the...

  • I Know This To Be True…: Perceptions of Teachers in One Rural Elementary School Regarding Writing Scores. Brashears, Kathy // Rural Educator;Winter2006, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p19 

    This study is set in an elementary school located in a rural, Appalachian area and considers the reasons that teachers attribute to student success on state writing assessments as well as to what reasons they attribute their students' lack of success in moving beyond an average ranking. In...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics