Ethical Considerations of Educational research

Ethical Considerations of  Educational research Introduction   •       The term ethics is derived from the Greek word ethos, meaning custom or convention.  •       Moral principles that govern a person’s behaviour or the conducting of an activity –  Oxford Dictionary (2014) •       The branch of philosophy that dealswith morality. Ethics is concerned with distinguishing between goodand […]

Continue Reading

PURPOSES OF EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH

PURPOSES OF EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH Education– The process of aiding learning or acquision of knowledge, skills, values, beliefs& habits. Research– search for truth, reason & discovering to new knowledge. Educational research– The scientific field of study that examines education & learning processes and the human attributes, interactions, organizations and institutions that shape educational outcomes. Educational research […]

Continue Reading

Processes of Educational Research

 Processes of Educational Research Meaning of Educational Research: Educational Research as nothing but cleansing of educational Research is nothing but cleansing of educational process. Many experts think Educational Research as under- According to Mouly, “Educational Research is the systematic application of scientific method for solving for solving educational problem.” Travers thinks, “Educational Research is the […]

Continue Reading

Characteristics of Educational Research

Characteristics of Educational Research Characteristics of Educational Research: 1. Begins with a question in the mind of researcher. It is directed towards the solution of a problem in the field of education and to determine the relations between problems and phenomena of the nature of problem encountered. 2. Requires a plan. It emphasizes the development […]

Continue Reading

Meaning and Definitions of Research

 Meaning and Definitions of Research    Introduction : In this modern world of innovation and betterment of knowledge and construction of articulated information, Research become one of the pathway of knowledge development. Scientific construction of knowledge and process of searching for newly arising quarries is the seed of Research. The term “Research” derived from Latin […]

Continue Reading

Characteristics of Research

Characteristics of Research  Introduction                                     Research is an original and systematic investigation undertaken to increase existing knowledge and understanding of the unknown to establish facts and principles. Some people consider research as a way of discovery of new knowledge. It comprises the creation of ideas and the generation of new knowledge that leads the […]

Continue Reading

Steps of Scientific Inquiry or Method

 Steps of Scientific Inquiry or Method What is scientific inquiry or method? The scientific inquiry or method is defined as a method of research in which a problem is identified, relevant data is gathered, a hypothesis is formulated from this data, and the hypothesis is empirically tested. STEPS OF SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY OR METHOD There are various major steps included […]

Continue Reading

Assumptions of the Scientific Method or Inquiry

Assumptions of the Scientific Method or Inquiry Scientific Method of Research:   A method usually means the logical process or a systematic procedure used in discovering or demonstrating the truth. From a broader view, the scien­tific method also represents a particular attitude and a perspective to look at the world in order to obtain verifiable […]

Continue Reading

Sources of acquiring knowledge

Sources of acquiring knowledge Sources of acquiring knowledge : Knowledge can be used to mean a variety of things, such as familiarity with people, places, persons, skills, and competences of performing various tasks, beliefs, faiths and everyday experiences (Truncellito, 2007). One way of understanding the concept of knowledge is to look at the different ways in […]

Continue Reading

What is Scientific Method or inquiry ? Components Of Scientific Method or inquiry

What is Scientific Method or inquiry ? Components Of Scientific Method or inquiry   ∆ What is Research ?  this is very important question before discussion the scientific method. Research is search for knowledge in a systematic and scientific way or Method. In research  different types of methods use for acquiring knowledge and one of […]

Continue Reading