Students as Researchers: Creating Classrooms that Matter

Front Cover
Psychology Press, 1998 - Education - 253 pages
This book focuses directly on student empowerment through meaningful research. It fills a specific gap in educational literature by making explicit the relationship between teaching method, classroom practice, and the production of knowledge. Drawing on the best of theoretical innovations over the last decade Students as Researchers places them in a living accessible context. With a sound basis in theory, the book is also extremely practical and accessible for students, giving scenarios and examples that can be used to reveal the workings and benefits of research.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Critical Visions
2
Young Students as Researchers
20
Nurturing Critical Dispositions in the Classroom
33
Interpretive Inquiry as Student Research
49
Resistance Identity
64
Mentoring Authorship in the Elementary School
77
The Importance of Childrens Realities
94
Using Dramaturgy in Educational Research
113
Researching
149
A Descriptive
167
Students
212
Making Meaning and Analyzing Experience Student
228
List of Contributors
247
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information