Humanities Dept will be sharing on the use of Xtranormal to make History lessons more interesting, How could we do better?
Do we have any?
Peer Observation (Informal)
To ride on others' success stories
To improve on others' work.
Time, For preparation?, Time to write a really good research paper?, Sorry, what determines a really good research paper? I am curious to know!, With the pupils?, Definitely, need authentic data., Follow-up on findings, How does findings improve on work?, Were findings used, shared?, during ICT PT, Cluster sharing, Publish findings
Proper Research Skills?
Lack of expert's Guide?
Accountability to stakeholders, On time used for research, This is EVERYONE's concern. There is nothing against doing research - but how are teachers expected to juggle all that they are expected to do?, Parents?, How research benefits the pupils, Exam
Research in MSHS must be reflective. Too much active research make guinea pigs of our students. A more cautious approach to research is necessary.
Support Groups, Link Up with NIE lecturers, NIE link-up for mutual benefit or one-sided leeching?, New node
Assist teachers to do research
I agree. Where is the focus?
Content Analysis, Qualitative in nature, Unit of Analysis, Inter-rater reliability
For Sec 2 Science, How to ensure quality discussion?, Facilitators must set the ground rule, Students aware of marks awarded during assessment of their discussion
Knowledge Construction / Mis-construction
How can it be done in other subject areas?, Sharing of best practices during PT
Good to stimulate interest in students, Quality of trigger question must be high. Something that is provoking and interesting to the students
Cooperative Learning Approach
Staff Training required, On pedagogy?, On Technology?
Literature Research- What have been done by other?
Students need to be equipped with the relevant ICT skills
Research Activist - PLE
Are the research topics aligned to the school's strategic thrusts/goals?
Selection of relevant research topics
To develop new things for teaching and learning