ERIC Number: EJ594744
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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What Works? Researching Language and Literacy Learning.
Masters, Geoff N.
English in Australia, n124 p76-79 Apr 1999
Claims many changes in education are based on political agendas and popular educational philosophies rather than solid research findings. Suggests reform would benefit from the kind of practitioner/researcher relationship that operates in other fields such as agriculture and medicine. Provides guidelines for effective research. (NH)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Objectives, Educational Research, Foreign Countries, Learning Processes, Political Influences, Politics of Education, Research Design
Australian Association for the Teaching of English, P.O. Box 3203, Norwood, South Australia 5067, Australia; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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