Two Part Assignment
Complete Parts 1 and 2 below. If possible place both parts of the assignment in one Word document.
Part 1: Comparison Paper
Write a minimum 700 to 900 word paper comparing the similarities and differences between action research and traditional (qualitative and quantitative) research.
Complete the following in your paper:
Â· Define both action research and traditional research.
Â· Explain the role of ethics in both action research and traditional research.
Â· Detail the process of both action research and traditional research.
Â· Identify the 4 types of action research and provide one example of each. Note: Read the post by the instructor in the Course Resources section on the 4 types of action research.
Â· Describe the appropriate uses for both action research and traditional research.
Â· Explain the purpose of action research and how it supports educational change.
Cite at least 3 journal articles in your paper.
Part 2: Timeline
Create a personal timeline to assist you with completing your Action Research Proposal and other class assignments (team and individual).
Begin with the “end in mind” by first marking the due date for your ARP PowerPoint presentation on your timeline. Also, include days you will set aside to work on the assignment.
Plan backward from that date, marking all the other due dates for class assignments on your timeline.
*Include days you will set aside to plan and work on your individual sections of the ARP, individual assignments, and team assignments, etc.
*Also, include days that you will set aside for reading the text, posting discussion responses, etc.
Create your timeline in any format that will help you stay on track, such as calendar format, list form, linear graphic organizer, or other. Your timeline must include more than the due dates for assignments. Do not use Prezi or provide any other links for the instructor to view the assignment.
Include an APA formatted title page. Include page numbers on all assignments.