Experimental Studies
Microgenetic Studies
Descriptive Studies
Types of Education Research
study and describe the events that are occuring in the classroom
reports of descriptive studies can include survey results, classroom dialogue, interview responses
instead of only observing and describing, researches make change and observe the results- study the cause and effect
researches make a change and then study and record the effect
an example of an experiemental study is the single-subject experiment-used to determine the effects of a therapy, teaching methiod, or other intervnation
goal of micogenetic studies is to explain the underlying mechanisms of change
researches observe the entire period of change, make observations, exam moment by moment
study the cognitive process as a change is occuring