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Quantitative Methods in Action Research

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Abstract

As adults, our lives are filled with interesting problems to solve. Some are small—what to serve at a dinner party or what present to give a daughter on her fifth birthday. Others are larger and require more systematic investigation—what car to purchase with limited funds or where to live when moving to a new region. Some of our most perplexing problems face us at work—how to improve the morale of a work group or how to rev up eighth graders’ excitement about algebra. All of these problems have something in common; at the end of reflection, investigation, and decision making, we take action.

Keywords

Behavioral Problem Action Research Project Action Researcher Professional Learning Community Extant Data 
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