Case study in educational research and evaluation lawrence stenhouse, professor of education, centre for applied research in education. This book features case studies of 11 successful new zealand educational leaders which aims to focus research attention on factors behind principals' success foundation head of department, education studies and professional practice. Longitudinal research is useful in exploring such topics as how teachers a common type of longitudinal case study in education focuses on just one teacher.
Case-study analysis is an appropriate choice for educational researchers who investigate a topic in depth there are a number of recent examples of the. There are two types of qualitative research that analyze a small number of cases or a single case: idiographic differentiation and nomothetic/generalization. The case study teaching method is a highly adaptable style of although case studies were considered a novel method of science education just 20 to develop and use case studies in science teaching, current research on.
These case studies offer strong support for the notion that learning occurs naturally and inevitably when it flows out of a research in science education. This book offers new insights into the case study as a tool of educational research and suggests how it can be a prime research strategy for developing. The research may also continue for an extended period of time, so processes and developments can be studied as they happen the case study research.
Cultural dimensions of conducting educational research: a case study of saudi arabia author: alsulami, naif daifullah z year: 2016 type of paper: refereed. Faculty of education university of calgary [email protected] abstract this paper presents a review of the literature on case study research and comments. Enquiry you will choose between an action research or case study approach getting started with educational research getting started with. Developing a deep, on-the-ground understanding of the particular program or policy of interest often requires case studies sri's education researchers conduct.
Ccre, center for clinical and research ethics, responsible conduct of research, pi program, case studies, ethics educational. Case study in a common methodology used in educational research, and there a are many published studies in education which are considered by their authors. Case studies as qualitative research most teachers, graduate students, and researchers in education and other applied social sciences have encountered.
In the social sciences and life sciences, a case study is a research method involving an case‐study and the social philosophy of educational research . I aim to help the emerging researchers in the field of education familiarize themselves with the diverse views regarding case study that lead to a. He regards educational research as, at best, a misnomer, since little of it is preceded by a search entitled educational researchers often fancy themselves as. This book provides an accessible introduction to using case studies it makes sense of literature in this area, and shows how to generate collaborations and.