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Brydon-Miller, Mary; Hicks-Hawkins, Rebecca; Johnson, Michele; Jones, Victoria M.; Wade, Carrie; Woolridge, EricaR. – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2023
The unique affordances of Action Research, including flexibility, playfulness, accessibility, and a focus on practical problem solving provided crucial strategies for generating knowledge and developing solutions to the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic. The move to online research settings, in particular, required action researchers to…
Descriptors: Affordances, Action Research, COVID-19, Pandemics
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Maya Daniel – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2023
This article chronicles the experience of an action researcher who was conducting a study in a post-secondary setting when COVID-19 swept across the globe and interrupted the research. The researcher set out to understand the aspects that promote and increase student investment in the classroom, and what she could do to positively impact student…
Descriptors: Researchers, Action Research, Experience, COVID-19
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Carol Rees; Hannah Allen; Morgan Whitehouse; Naowarat (Ann) Cheeptham; Michelle Harrison; Elizabeth DeVries; Grady Sjokvist; Christine Miller – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2023
This paper is a report on a year-long action research project with a Community of Inquiry where a group of teachers from across primary, secondary, and tertiary contexts were developing and implementing student-centered, curiosity-driven, inquiry-based science projects to bridge face-to-face and online learning contexts and support their students'…
Descriptors: Teacher Collaboration, Inquiry, Science Instruction, Student Projects
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Caroline Conlon; Holly Ann Catalfamo – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2023
Postsecondary institutions across the world have rapidly adapted to the need for online teaching and learning modalities as a result of the global pandemic that began in early 2020. A new dynamic has emerged with technology being the platform of the new virtual classroom, providing significant opportunities to explore internationalization. This…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Partnerships in Education, Cooperative Programs, Intercollegiate Cooperation
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Xiufang Li; Judy Burnside-Lawry – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2023
Crowdsourcing is a digital method used in business and academia to engage public participation in the provision of services, ideas, or information. This original case study focuses on examining process-based challenges of combining knowledge and skills of diverse crowdsourcing stakeholders in a network for shared learning. Participatory action…
Descriptors: Participatory Research, Action Research, Research Needs, Users (Information)
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Omar Esau – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2023
In this article, I critically reflect and describe how our Chess Development Project (CDP), initiated by pre-service teachers at a university in South Africa, helped create a safer, non-violent, and more supportive school environment. This participatory action research (PAR) project highlights the idea that higher education institutions should not…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Preservice Teachers, Games, Educational Environment
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Binod Prasad Pant; Sigrid Gjøtterud; Bal Chandra Luitel; Birgitte Bjønness – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2023
This paper examines different layers of participation while conducting Participatory Action Research (PAR). In the journey of three years of fieldwork with teachers, many realizations were made about becoming co-researchers and engaging in a collaborative knowledge-building process for developing an engaged pedagogical approach. The paper had two…
Descriptors: Participatory Research, Action Research, Teacher Collaboration, Faculty Development
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Hanna Akalu – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2023
This article explores the ethical and practical complexities of conducting participatory action research (PAR) as a doctoral student and shares findings from a doctoral study co-developed with Muslim women living in Britain to promote social change. Through the development of a visual methods (Photovoice) project, 16 Muslim women collaborated to…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Participatory Research, Action Research, Doctoral Students
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McGregor, Adam; Decarie, Christina; Whitehead, Wendy; Aylesworth-Spink, Shelley – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2022
At an Ontario College of Applied Arts and Technology experiencing a rapid internationalization of its student population, three faculty members in the School of Business embarked on an action research project to learn how to better facilitate the success of international students. The research team examined grades from international and domestic…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Foreign Countries, Academic Achievement, Educational Environment
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Ho Younghusband, Christine; Koehn, Deborah – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2022
In 2018 a teacher education program at a small research university implemented three initiatives to improve the practicum experience for teacher candidates. This program evaluation focusses on one of three initiatives, specifically, peer-oriented triads during practicum. The faculty members used the Spiral of Inquiry (Kaser & Halbert, 2017) as…
Descriptors: Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers, Peer Evaluation, Practicums
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Reilly, Rosemary C. – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2022
Cohorts are student groups who begin and complete a course of study together over time. Though cohorts have been linked to positive outcomes, researchers note that many students report negative experiences, including scapegoating, irreconcilable conflicts, and strained relationships resulting in unlearning. This paper describes using arts-based…
Descriptors: Grouping (Instructional Purposes), Intervention, Higher Education, Action Research
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O'Neil, Peggy; Kteily-Hawa, Roula; Le Ber, Marlene Janzen – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2022
As scholars work to decolonize educational research, new methodologies are needed. In this paper, we present our conceptual premises for a new paradigm, social portraiture, which combines participatory action research (Freire, 1982) and portraiture (Lawrence-Lightfoot & Hoffmann, 1997), and extends to include archival records and social art.…
Descriptors: Decolonization, Educational Research, Art, Participatory Research
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Gorecki, Laryssa; Doyle-Jones, Carol – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2021
The value of weaving Indigenous perspectives into the mainstream curricula of Ontario teacher education programs is gaining prominence (Bell & Brant, 2015; Nardozi, Restoule, Broad, Steele, & James, 2014; Tanaka, 2016). Since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada's Calls to Action (2015), efforts are being made across Ontario…
Descriptors: Indigenous Knowledge, Teaching Methods, Teacher Education Programs, Culturally Relevant Education
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Ray, Lana – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2021
Action Research (AR) has been widely utilized in Indigenous contexts because of its emphasis on social transformation and synergies with Indigenous research approaches. Yet, while AR is seen as an attractive option for working in Indigenous research contexts, additional efforts are needed to ensure that AR adequately interrogates collaborations…
Descriptors: Action Research, Quality Assurance, Indigenous Knowledge, Participatory Research
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Hill, Cher; Bailey, Rick; Power, Cheryl; McKenzie, Nicole – Canadian Journal of Action Research, 2021
This paper describes a unique collaborative action research project that brings together members of the [q virgule suscrite] [i-acute] [c-acute] [schwa][y-acute] (Katzie) First Nation, post-secondary and K-12 communities, as well as foresters and environmentalists, to restore creeks that have been compromised by land use impacts, forest removal,…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Canada Natives, School Community Programs, Conservation (Environment)
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