1â€¢Developing research ideas, questions & hypotheses
â€“Causes of anxiety disorders
â€“Substance abuse behaviors
â€“Severe developmental delays as they relate to the healthy child
â€“Autistic children in public schools w/IEP and expected academic results (equality)
2-talk about funnel approach
â€¢Research is designed to solve a problem
â€¢Get closer to a solution
â€¢The top represents the farthest away from the problem / The bottom is closer to the problem
â€¢â€¢The principal problem is usually divided into smaller sub-problems.
â€¢Research is guided by a specific problem, question, or hypothesis.
3â€“The importance of the â€œeducated guessâ€.
â€“Unsupported hypotheses are replaced by new hypotheses.
â€“Multiple supported hypotheses yield theories.
â€“Hypotheses and theories are tentative.
â€¢Organized & systematic way of finding answers to questions
4-Developing a Hypothesis
Asking answerable questions
5 â€¢Methods dictate how the research question is addressed.
â€¢Methods define the nature of the data acquired.
â€¢Methods define the scope of data analysis and interpretation.
6â€¢Research Design and references