The Action of Action Research: An Analysis of Action Research Projects Completed in the UNT/Denton ISD PDS

The Action of Action Research: An Analysis of Action Research Projects Completed in the UNT/Denton ISD PDS

Date: April 19, 2012
Creator: Potter, Codi & Tunks, Jeanne L.
Description: Presentation for the 2012 UNT Scholars Day discussing Action Research and the inquiry part of a Professional Development School (PDS) model that all UNT elementary education, pre-service teacher/student interns complete with mentor teachers during student teaching.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
The Action of Action Research: An Analysis of Action Research Projects Completed in the UNT/Denton ISD PDS

The Action of Action Research: An Analysis of Action Research Projects Completed in the UNT/Denton ISD PDS

Date: April 19, 2012
Creator: Potter, Codi & Tunks, Jeanne L.
Description: This paper discusses an analysis of action research projects completed in the UNT/Denton Independent School District (ISD). Action research is the inquiry part of a Professional Development School (PDS) model that all UNT elementary education, pre-service teacher/student interns complete with mentor teachers during student teaching.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Professional Development School helps Pre-Service Teachers Gain Confidence in the Classroom

Professional Development School helps Pre-Service Teachers Gain Confidence in the Classroom

Date: April 19, 2012
Creator: Jamadar, Anita & Tunks, Jeanne L.
Description: This presentation discusses research on an auto-ethnography of a pre-service teacher during the first semester of Professional Development School, documenting the change in confidence.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
The Role of the Principal in Implementing Change in the Professional Development School

The Role of the Principal in Implementing Change in the Professional Development School

Date: May 1996
Creator: Bowen, Gail Ann
Description: This qualitative research study investigated the role of the principal in implementing change in the professional development school (PDS). The study involved 7 elementary schools and 4 school-university collaboratives in the Texas network of 17 Centers for Professional Development and Technology (CPDTs). The research questions focused on the role, leadership, and management concerns of the PDS principal.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries