Using Web And Paper Questionnaires For Data Based Decision Making

Author: Susan J. Thomas
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9780761938835
Size: 36.46 MB
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Offering suggestions for successfully using both Web-based and paper-based questionnaires, this practical handbook provides authoritative guidance for planning a survey project, and communicating the results to a variety of audiences.

From Questions To Actions

Author: Victoria Bernhardt
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317923219
Size: 63.55 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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How do the best administrators find out how to improve their schools? They actively engage the people who work and study there. In From Questions to Actions: Using Questionnaire Data for Continuous School Improvement, data experts Victoria L. Bernhardt and Bradley J. Geise explain how to collect and analyze data with an eye toward positive change. In addition to gaining an overview of the questionnaire process, you'll learn to: - Start with Your Survey's Purpose - Create Questionnaires That Get Valuable Answers - Properly Analyze Data - Share Results in a Dynamic Way - Use meaningful data to understand the needs of teachers and students, then implement targeted improvement plans. Let Bernhardt and Geise lead the way!

Designing And Conducting Research In Education

Author: Clifford J. Drew
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412960746
Size: 70.18 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The research process in this book begins with identification of the research question and proceeds through each step including planning data collection, actual collection and analysis of the data, and writing the report. This text proceeds through multiple methodologies including experimental and non-experimental, quantitative and qualitative. At every step the emphasis is on planning and executing the study. Key features: o Simulations and feedback that may be used in class sessions for both individual and small group participation o Pedagogy to help students plan and conduct a research project in an actual classroom o Examples that demonstrate and explain what constitutes good and poor research questions o Case studies and ′real life′ examples related to education o A Student Web site that provides students with the opportunity to interact with contemporary articles. This book provides an introduction to research that emphasizes the fundamental concepts of planning and design. It is designed to be a core text for the very first course on research methods.


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Medinfo 2001

Author: Vimla L. Patel
Publisher: IOS Press
ISBN: 9781586031947
Size: 30.56 MB
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Bringing together scientific papers by top medical informatics researchers from around the world, this collection provides a broad overview of medical informatics for researchers and students in health related areas as well as for those in computer science, cognitive science and biomedical informatics. This book will also be of interest to clincians, nurses and other healthcare professionals, as well as to health educators and administrators.

Marketing Research

Author: Bruce Wrenn
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780789027467
Size: 71.45 MB
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Teach your students the most effective research strategies—including Internet surveys! Over the last few years changes in the marketing research process have been dramatic and far-reaching with the emergence of the Internet and other technologies. Marketing Research: Text and Cases, Second Edition, the completely updated edition of the classic Haworth textbook not only takes students step-by-step through cutting-edge design, conducting, and interpreting of market research, but is now updated to include Internet surveying. The topic of marketing research is comprehensively examined, including strategic and tactical decisions, choosing the proper research design, and successfully presenting results. The book provides clear explanations of complex issues and includes helpful charts, graphs, figures, sample questionnaires, and case studies which make important points easier to grasp. The practice cases (including an SPSS 11.0 data disk) offer engaging real-world problems that test the student’s research and analysis skills. Marketing Research: Text and Cases, Second Edition includes the updated and improved instructor’s manual, test bank, and PowerPoint slides. A brand-new section details procedures on how to successfully perform and effectively use Internet surveys, and includes a list of online survey providers, bulk email providers, and sample emails to use with online surveys. Stressing a practical, “hands on” project approach to learning, this guide not only prepares students for real-world experiences, but allows practitioners who are preparing market analysis reports needing background material to guide them through the process. Marketing Research: Text and Cases, Second Edition offers all the course-planning extras you need, including: thorough instructor’s manual sample syllabus research project tips, assignments, and forms test bank with true-false and multiple choice questions also available: 20-30 PowerPoint slides per chapter Marketing Research: Text and Cases, Second Edition gives instructors the tools they need for thorough course planning and is an ideal textbook for introductory marketing research courses and for practitioners looking for a guidebook.

The Science Of Web Surveys

Author: Roger Tourangeau
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199747040
Size: 30.63 MB
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In this volume, the authors provide a comprehensive summary of the literature on this method of data collection that is rapidly growing in popularity. The book includes new syntheses of the authors' work and other important research on Web surveys, including a meta-analysis of studies that compare reports on sensitive topics in Web surveys with reports collected in other modes of data collection.