Action Research Resources

Action Research Literature:

Themes in Education (PDF)

Impact of Action Research (PDF)

Action Research: A Guide for the Teacher Researcher, Geoffrey E. Mills (3rd Edition)

Amazon link: http://www.amazon.com/Action-Research-Teacher-Researcher-Edition/dp/013172276X

Collaborative Action Research for Professional Learning Communities Richard Sagor.

Amazon link: http://www.amazon.com/Collaborative-Research-Professional-Learning-Communities/dp/1935249614/ref=la_B001IOH9XI_1_7?ie=UTF8&qid=1340132631&sr=1-7

Action Research Websites:

Northeastern California Teacher Education Collaborative Local Assessment System (NECTEC LAS)

Excellent resources, relevant questions to consider when designing and implementing each phase of the action research cycle. 

http://www.sutter.k12.ca.us/Departments/BTSA/nectec_las_e2.shtml

What is Action Research | Drawn to Science Education

Drawings and Other Sources of Data for Action Research

http://www.drawntoscience.org/educators/action-research/what-is-action-research.html

Teacher as Researcher

A brief article by Beverly Johnson discussing the purpose, and benefits of teacher-instigated classroom research.

http://www.vtaide.com/png/ERIC/Teacher-Researcher.htm 

Action Research Examples:

An example of a exemplary Action Research poster (PDF)