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Simplified Action Research

Time limit: 365 days

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Course Overview

Read through the information below carefully before enrolling. For further information, please consult the FAQ linked at the top of this page.

Course Description

Welcome to our streamlined course on Action Research, designed specifically for educators, administrators, and PLC teams eager to refine their investigative skills within their professional practice. This course demystifies action research, distinguishing it from traditional research with a focus on pragmatic, step-by-step guidance, and real-world application. As you progress through the course, you'll encounter interactive examples at each stage of the action research cycle, from framing your initial inquiry to implementing change. Practical exercises allow immediate application of your newfound skills, ensuring that learning translates directly into your educational environment. Join us for a focused exploration into action research, and empower yourself to effect evidence-based change in your teaching and collaborative endeavors.

Course Goals

  • I can differentiate action research from other research methods.
  • I can implement the steps of action research.

Estimated Time: 4-6 Hours (Half Day)

This self-paced course typically requires 4-6 hours to complete, though the actual time may vary based on individual factors.

Access and Credentials

Click on "enroll now" to begin enrolling in the Course listing. After registering, click on “Canvas” at the top of the page to access your course in Canvas.

Free for Members

This course is a TIE Member course. It is free for educators from TIE Member schools with a code. If you do not know your code, please use the link at the top of this page to reach out and request it. 

Bulk Enrollment

Administrators, PLC leaders, and others can enroll their whole team; there's an option for bulk enrollment in the Catalog for registering multiple members. You first need to reserve and purchase multiple enrollments. After that, you can invite individuals to your purchased seats.

Credentials: 5 CECH

After completing this course, you can obtain 5 CECH (continuing education contact hours) for South Dakota. CECH/CEUs are free of charge and can be obtained instantly upon completing all requirements.