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Research Methods


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  • California Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR)
    One out of eight students in the US is enrolled in a school in California. This resource puts California schools and... More
  • California Educational and Demographic Profiles
    These Educational and Demographic Profiles provide a graphic portrayal of factors related to the educational and... More
  • Assessing Student Engagement Rates
    The purposes of this overview are to (i) outline some key dimensions of student engagement based on an integrated review... More
  • Correlation exercise
    Correlation exercise (Simulation)
    This site presents an interactive correlation exercise designed for a research methods in psychology course. Students... More
  • Internet 2
    Internet 2 (Reference Material)
    Internet 2 is the next generation of research and development network. This site is the primary informational site for... More
  • The Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal
    The Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal is a fully-refereed journal with an editorial board of scholars in... More
  • CORE: Comprehensive Online Research Education
    CORE is an interactive information literacy tutorial. It was developed by a team of librarians and others at Purdue... More
  • American Psychological Association
    American Psychological Association (Reference Material)
    "Based in Washington, DC, the American Psychological Association (APA) is a scientific and professional organization... More
  • Some Simple Effective Psychological Experiments
    This site is a component of a course entitled "The Experimental Analysis of Behaviour". The author-identified purpose of... More
  • AllPsych Online - The Virtual Psychology Classroom
    A vast collection of information on various aspects of psychology, including online texts and articles. It is described... More
  • Resources for Methods in Evaluation and Social Research
    This site is a collection of links to free online books, manuals, and articles on how to do social research, including... More
  • PORT (Psychology Online Research Tutorial)
    The Psychology Online Research Tutorial (PORT) is comprised of a series of short modules to teach the basics of doing... More
  • Psychology Research on the NET
    "links to known experiments on the internet that are psychologically related. They are organized by general topic area... More
  • Characterization of quack theories
    A posting by permission by Russell Turpin of his very useful article on the Characterization of Quack Theories. Included... More
  • Pitfalls of Data Analysis
    ""There seems to be a pervasive notion that "you can prove anything with statistics." This is only true if you use them... More
  • Psychology With Style: A Hypertext Writing Guide
    This hypertext guide is an attempt to make the style of writing used in the field of psychology clear to you.
  • Principles and Methods in Educational Research
    This is part of a web based course on educational research methods from the University of Conneticut. This section... More
  • Psychological Tutorials and Demonstrations
    Author: John H. Krantz, Ph.D. From site: This is a page that will contain links to hypertext tutorials in psychology as... More
  • Plagiarism: How to avoid it
    goal of the Plagiarism Prevention for Students site is to reduce plagiarism resulting from ignorance or poor... More
  • Computer-Based Training for Researchers on Protecting Human Subjects
    This site links to computer-based training for researchers on protecting human subjects and information on topics... More
  • "No Significant Difference Phenomenon"
    The question is whether the use of certain technologies impacts the quality of teaching and learning. This site provides... More
  • Concept Map Software (CMAP) Version 3
    The IHMC Concept Mapping Software empowers users to construct, navigate, share, and criticize knowledge models... More
  • Child Development Institute
    Child Development Institute (Reference Material)
    The child development section of our site provides parents with information on physical, mental and emotional growth and... More
    The National Center of Policy Analysis (NCPA) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan public policy research organization,... More
  • Encouraging Mathematical Thinking, Discourse around a Rich Problem
    This videopaper by the Math Forum's Bridging Research and Practice Group (BRAP) of teacher practitioners and Math Forum... More
  • Guiding Principles for Mathematics and Science Education Research
    A June 21, 2000, NSF report on a workshop of science and math education researchers. The purpose of this report is to... More
  • ERIC/AE Test Locator
    ERIC/AE Test Locator (Reference Material)
    The Test Locator is a joint project of the ERIC Clearinghouse on Assessment and Evaluation, the Library and Reference... More
  • How People Learn, a National Academy Press book
    This book presents a contemporary account of the principles of learning. It provides an authoritative and comprehensive... More
  • Test Reviews Online
    Test Reviews Online (Reference Material)
    A comprehensive source of test review information from the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements. It claims to provide... More
  • A Brief Guide to Questionnaire Development
    Most people have responded to so many questionnaires in their lives that they have little concern when it becomes... More
  • NoodleTools
    NoodleTools (Drill and Practice)
    NoodleTools is a suite of interactive tools designed to aid students and professionals with their online research. From... More
  • Periodicals in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SOTL)
    A web site to assist faculty in locating periodicals that publish literature in the area of the Scholarship of Teaching... More
  • The Concord Consortium Video Paper Builder 3.0
    VideoPaper Builder 2 (VPB2) is a software application for use in creating VideoPapers. It is a free, easy-to-use... More
  • The Grantsmanship Center
    The Grantsmanship Center (Reference Material)
    The Grantsmanship Center offers a workshop with a structured format for proposal development that can be quite useful in... More
  • Research Randomizer
    Research Randomizer (Reference Material)
    This web site is designed to assist researchers and students who want an easy way to perform random sampling or assign... More
  • Conceptual Frameworks Learning Object
    The site guides a student through an introduction to conceptual frameworks, help in forming a research question, the... More
  • National Survey of Student Engagement
    The National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) provides an online edition of the NSSE 2005 Annual Location:... More
  • California Ed-data
    California Ed-data (Reference Material)
    One out of eight students in the US is enrolled in a school in California. This resource puts California schools and... More
  • Scientific Research in Education
    Scientific Research in Education (Reference Material)
    This book provides guiding principles for scientific inquiry as applied to education research.
  • PO
    PO (Learning Object Repository)
    PO is an entry word to Peace Language. Initially coined by Edward de Bono, the word moves us from the Yes No paradigm... More
  • Teacher Quality and Student Achievement: A Review of State Policy Evidence
    Using data from a 50-state survey of policies, state case study analyses, the 1993-94 Schools and Staffing Surveys... More
  • National Research Center on English Learning & Achievement
    CELA is a research resource website for teachers of English, as first or second language. Its target audience includes,... More
  • Online Evaluation Resource Library: Teacher Education
    This site provides a collection of NSF teacher education projects that aim to increase the quality and quantity of math... More
  • Rice Virtual Lab in Statistics
    Rice Virtual Lab in Statistics (Open (Access) Textbook)
    Resources to assist students in understanding of statistics. Topics covered include Analysis of Variance, Boxplot,... More
  • Explorations in Learning and Instruction: The Theory Into Practice Debate
    Database of summaries of 50 major theories of learning and instruction ranging from John Anderson's ACT* Theory to... More
  • American Educational Research Association Electronic (AERA) Electronic Journals in the Field of Education
    An extensive list of easily accessible online journals dealing with education.
  • Education Presentations Archive
    The Education Presentations Archive is a collection of renowned educators who have spoken at Brigham Young University.... More
  • Confidence Intervals for Effect Sizes in Social Science or Education Research
    Author: Bruce Thompson An improved quantitative science would emphasize the use of confidence intervals (CIs), and... More
  • Effect Size Calculators
    Effect Size Calculators (Presentation)
    Effect Size Calculators (Lecture/Presentation) Author: Lee A. Becker This tools shows you how to calculate the value of... More
  • News from the Wisconsin Center for Education Research
    Author: Paul Baker Digests of research into teaching and learning, education policy, professional development, early... More
  • Doing educational research and evaluation using the Practitioner Research and Evaluation Skills (PREST)
    The Practitioner Research and Evaluation Skills Training (PREST) series is published by COL in collaboration with the... More
  • Field-tested Learning Assessment Guide (FLAG)
    The Classroom Assessment Techniques -- CATs (Angelo and Cross, 1993) within the FLAG are succinct, self-contained,... More
  • Sense About Science: Promoting an evidence-based approach to scientific issues
    Scientific evidence should be central in debates about science, medicine and technology. It is vital for clear public... More
  • News from the Wisconsin Center for Education Research
    Digests of research into teaching and learning, education policy, professional development, early child care, and... More
  • News from the Wisconsin Center for Education Research
    Digests of research into teaching and learning, education policy, professional development, early child care, and... More
  • National Center for Education Statistics
    The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the primary federal... More
  • Statistics Online Computational Resource (SOCR)
    This site contains an elaborate collection of online, interactive and dynamic tutorials, demonstrations and tools for... More
  • The US Dept of Education's Digital Divide Homepage
    This site provides reports, news, and statistics on the "digital divide" in American education. It also contains... More
  • The U.S. Department of Education's Office of Educational Technology (OET) Homepage
    This website provides information to assist the education community with meeting the national goals for educational... More
  • Harvard-Smithsonian Digital Video Library (HSDVL)
    Although still somewhat incomplete, the Harvard-Smithsonian Digital Video Library is now available for preview and user... More