You are here

Resources to help you teach online

See our resources page for information, support and best practices.

Due to the current restrictions in place, our inspection copy policy has changed. Please refer to our updated inspection copy policy for details.

Educational Research Methods

Educational Research Methods

March 2015 | SAGE Publications, Inc
Take a Demo of SAGE Educational Research Methods online!  

SAGE Educational Research Methods, powered by Acrobatiq, transforms how students learn and instructors teach by bringing together authoritative content from a global leader in research methods publishing with technology, data, and learning science from Acrobatiq, a learning optimization company from Carnegie Mellon University.  

Students: Still need to purchase an Access Code? Just select the "Buy Item Now" button on this page to purchase your individual access code.  

To request a demo, simply click on the link below:

SAGE Educational Research Methods, powered by Acrobatiq, is an online course that brings together authoritative Research Methods content with technology, data, and learning science from Acrobatiq, a learning optimization company from Carnegie Mellon University.   

Based on the book Educational Research by authors R. Burke Johnson and Larry Christensen, the course includes a Learning Dashboard that will help you quickly assess students' learning and progress and adapt instruction and intervention to maximize student success.  

Students receive auto-graded practice with targeted feedback through "Did I Get This?" and "Learn By Doing” activities. Synthesis and application activities help students apply new knowledge to real-world concepts. Summative assessments ensure successful knowledge acquisition.  

For more information, visit

Contact Customer Service at 1-800-818-7243 or contact your sales representative to request your Instructor Demo packet using ISBN 9781483381237. Your students will purchase the Student Registration Slim Pack using ISBN 9781483380773.  

About Acrobatiq – A Carnegie Mellon Company
Acrobatiq is born out of Carnegie Mellon University’s long history of excellence in cognitive science, human-computer interaction, and software engineering. Acrobatiq, with the backing of Carnegie Mellon, focuses on evidence-based course design and strong collaborations with university researchers – which are fundamental to developing learner-centric products and services that are aligned with the needs of higher education. To learn more about the OLI, visit the Open Learning Initiative research site.
Unit 1: Course Introduction and Learning Strategies
Unit 2: Introduction to Educational Research
Unit 3: Three Major Research Approaches and Action Research
Unit 4: Planning a Research Study
Unit 5: Research Ethics
Unit 6: Standardized Measurement and Assessment
Unit 7: Data Collection
Unit 8: Techniques and Principles of Sampling
Unit 9: Validity of Research Results
Unit 10: Research Methods and Design
Unit 11: Data Analysis
Unit 12: Evaluating Research Studies
Unit 13: Writing a Research Report
Unit 14: Acknowledgments and References

Sample Materials & Chapters

ERM Efficacy Study

For instructors

This book is not available as an inspection copy. For more information contact your local sales representative.

Select a Purchasing Option

Slim Pack
ISBN: 9781483380773