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Chat Assignments: Suggested Topics

Chat Room Discussions

Each time you visit the chat room or WebCT you may want to choose a separate question to discuss. Remember to keep track of your points.

Suggested topics

1) Grounded theory, ethnography and case studies.

2) Talk about your position on how to evaluate research - - or present it in a manner that promotes enhanced teaching. How does research inform practice?

3) Personal belief system with respect to development.

4) What did you learn from your observations? Was there are marked difference in the different types of observation? Did you find one age intriguing?

5) Discussion about assignments.

Two good links for teacher chats on research are


If you find a great place, be sure and share it with others in the course.

Try these two sites. I found them interesting and informative.

Grounded theory


You should now:

Go on to Web Activity 1: Research in Human Science
Go back to Elementary

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