Learning Objectives

7-1 Describe the primary differences between a sample and a population.

7-2 Identify the different qualitative sampling strategies.

7-3 Identify the different quantitative sampling strategies.

7-4 Summarize the considerations for developing an interview, observation, and document collection protocol.

7-5 Paraphrase considerations for using student assessments, research instruments, surveys, and extant data.

7-6 Identify where and how to use technology tools to support the research process.