Action Research for the Classroom™

Course Description

Examine your instructional practices and explore the benefits of action research. Showcase your findings in an action research report that includes best practices for improving your current practices.

Action research is a process of inquiry and reflection in which educators examine their personal instructional practice systematically, using the techniques of research. This online course addresses concepts associated with action research and the processes and procedures for conducting action research, culminating in the development of an action research plan.

Three (3) Credit Hours


  • Online: 7-week


  • Curriculum Design
  • Instructional Strategies
  • Teacher Leadership

Required Text

You and Your Action Research Project, Fourth Edition, by J. McNiff, et al., published by RoutledgeFalmer, 2016 Get the Book Here

Course Syllabi

Please download the course specific information and PLS Classes General Syllabi.

Course Offerings