Importance of Research in School Society

In: Other Topics

Submitted By sadibajwa
Words 651
Pages 3
The importance of research for education
The Importance of Conducting Research in Educational Setting
Human beings conduct research every day. They do so in many different ways and in many different settings. One important area is education. Conducting research in an educational setting should be an important aspect of every educator’s professional life.
Best and Kahn (1993) describe research as
“The systematic and objective analysis and recording of controlled observations that may lead to the development of generalizations, principles, or theories, resulting in prediction and possibly ultimate control of events” Education in a research setting is done to improve school practices and at the same time to improve those individuals who strive to improve those practices (Best & Kahn, 1993).

The importance of impartial research to improve education standards and the quality of teaching.
I think research is an important component of education studies and teacher development
Research is not always a concept that practitioners, managers and policy makers respect. Too often it is seen as an academic activity conducted by others – to the profession, not with the profession. But I believe it should be respected. In fact I’d say education professionals are always learning, finding out things, analyzing information, adapting their behavior according to information received, looking to improve and adapting to modern demands. All of this constitutes research - whether professionals want to call it that or not.
Let’s briefly imagine the world of education without research:
* On what would the learning and teaching experience be based without…...