Secondary data analysis

Sometimes, researchers use data collected by others to conduct what is known as "secondary data analysis".¬† This week, Tugba Boz, who is a PhD candidate in the Department of Educational Theory and Practice at the University of Georgia discusses Secondary Data Analysis. Her research interests focus on coding and robotics instruction in elementary classrooms, teacher … Continue reading Secondary data analysis

Guidance for doing archival research

Archival collections are typically considered the preserve of historians. Yet, qualitative researchers can make use of archival collections to supplement ongoing research, explore methodological issues, or conduct a secondary analysis of archived data sets. But how might one go about entering the archives? ¬†This question is addressed by the book: The Archive Project: Archival Research … Continue reading Guidance for doing archival research