Action research

…get started with action research Unpacking a great action research project What does it look like in action?   Action Research Case Studies Every year, educators around Vermont undertake action

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Our Research Agenda

…is out there, and to prioritize what needs to be done. The result of this effort is a new research agenda, which can help both teachers doing action research and…

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#vted Reads: We Got This, with Kathleen Brinegar

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research I love the way that he approaches his teaching as a constant action research project. That everything that he does, he acknowledges he doesn’t know whether it’s going to…

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#vted Reads: Reaching and Teaching Students in Poverty

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…move from wishful thinking to direct action. Our students need us, and we all know they’re worth it. So let’s roll up our sleeves and figure it out. Let’s chat….

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About Our Learning Lab

…Each year, a different group of educators spends the year conducting action research on personalization while hosting a rotating cast of visitors. Each member of the Learning Lab signs up…

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Increasing student engagement in PLPs at Williston Central

…accepted this challenge and over the course of the year, conducted action research on what might actually work. The three of them presented the results of that research to a…

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Student-led conferences

…      And what do educators think of student-led conferences? Katie Bryant, Lamoille Union Middle School   Bryant’s action research project on gauging family opinions of student-led conferences Lamoille’s…

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What makes for good goal-setting in a PLP?

…can: Pursue goal by engaging in action steps Capture evidence of growth on blog or PLP Reflect on progress and refine action steps What makes for good goal-setting in a…

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Using digital tools to change student goal-setting and reflection

Measuring how students approach goal-setting in the 5th and 6th grades   Educators at Wallingford Elementary School and Shrewsbury Mountain School, in central Vermont, undertook an action research project measuring…

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