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We Need New Ways to Measure Impact

During October SAGE MethodSpace focused on evaluation and other types of applied research. This post, originally published on LSE Impact, discusses the challenges associated with evaluating research in complex, controversial fields.

Categories: Evaluation, Impact, Research, Tools and Resources

Tags: Evaluation, Impact, LSE Impact, Research Evaluation, Research Impact, Social Good

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Collaborating on Research

Collaboration is a MethodSpace focus for December. We will look at the various types of collaboration that engage researchers and academic writers. When we start a collaborative research project, it is helpful to consider where our partners are coming from in regard to cultures, norms, and expectations. This post from the Research for Social Good series […]

Categories: Focus Series, Instruction, Other, Research, Teaching, Tools and Resources

Tags: Collaboration, Janet Salmons, Social Good

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What can we do about scientific misconduct?

Who can we trust in a world of alternative facts, trolls, and spam? We should be able to turn to scientific research for reliably trust-worthy perspectives, yet even peer- reviewed journal articles can contain incorrect or misleading findings. Academic misconduct– including falsifying data, selectively analyzing data, plagiarizing others’ work, or biased reporting– is a troubling problem […]

Categories: Focus Series, Instruction, Research, Research Ethics, Teaching, Tools and Resources

Tags: ACWRIMO18, Janet Salmons, Journals, Social Good

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Research for Social Good Means Addressing Scientific Misconduct

Research for Social Good was a MethodSpace focus for October. We explored this broad topic with guest posts, interviews, and links to articles or instructional resources. While many researchers are dedicated to conducting ethical research and socially-beneficial studies, we see an ongoing parade of retractions and scandals related to mishandling and misrepresentation of data. Two well-publicized cases from Harvard University and […]

Categories: Data Analysis, Data Collection, Dissemination, Focus Series, Instruction, Other, Research, Research Ethics, Teaching, Writing and Editing

Tags: ACWRIMO18, Janet Salmons, Social Good

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On Not Knowing as Insight for Research on Social Change

  Research for Social Good is a MethodSpace focus for October. We are delving into this broad topic with guest posts, interviews, and links to articles or instructional resources. This guest post is by sociologist Dr. Sevasti-Melissa Nolas. On Not Knowing as Insight for Research on Social Change I’ve been doing research for ‘social good’, as it were, for most […]

Categories: Focus Series, Instruction, Research, Teaching

Tags: Ethnography, Janet Salmons, Multimodal, Social Good

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Research for Social Good: Whose Voice?

Research for Social Good is a MethodSpace focus for October. We are delving into this broad topic with guest posts, interviews, and links to articles or instructional resources. Participation and voice relate to research for social good. In research terminology we discuss population and sample. Regardless of the research approach or data collection method, someone’s voice is being represented, […]

Categories: Focus Series, Instruction, Research Ethics

Tags: Inclusion, Janet Salmons, Social Good

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Research for Good: Mindfulness in Educational Leadership

Research for Social Good is a MethodSpace focus for October. We are delving into this broad topic with guest posts, interviews, and links to articles or instructional resources. This guest post is an interview with independent scholar and consultant Dr. Gina Gullo. Note the opportunity she is offering to join in her research on mindfulness in educational leadership.  JS […]

Categories: Focus Series, Instruction, Opportunities, Other, Research, Teaching

Tags: Janet Salmons, Mindfulness, Social Good

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Research for Social Good in an Inclusion Study

Research for Social Good is a MethodSpace focus for October. We are delving into this broad topic with guest posts, interviews, and links to articles or instructional resources. This guest post is by independent scholar, author, and consultant, Dr. Kristine D. Jones-Pasley. The Challenges and Opportunities of an Inclusion Study When I started my doctoral program, I knew that I […]

Categories: Focus Series, Instruction, Research, Teaching, Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: Books, Inclusion, Janet Salmons, Social Good

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Research for Good: Ethics & Leadership

Research for Social Good is a MethodSpace focus for October. We are delving into this broad topic with guest posts, interviews, and links to articles or instructional resources. This guest post is an interview with Dr. Donald Dunn, author of Designing Ethical Workplaces: The Moldable Model, part of the Principles of Responsible Management Education Collection.  JS This series of posts includes […]

Categories: Focus Series, Instruction, Other, Research, Research Ethics, Teaching, Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: ACWRIMO18, Books, Janet Salmons, Professional Books, Social Good

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Innovative & Inclusive Teaching to Prepare Future Researchers

Previous MethodSpace posts have explored the use of inquiry models and other methods that can help today’s students become tomorrow’s researchers. In October’s focus on Research for Social Good, we are looking at the importance of understanding diverse perspectives and conducting studies in ethical ways that respect participants. If you teach or are interested in […]

Categories: Focus Series, Instruction, Other, Teaching, Tools and Resources

Tags: Diversity, Janet Salmons, Open Access, Social Good, Teaching

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