These links are designed to provide information on the various stages of SoTL research projects.
1. Designing and Beginning
These links will help you with the creation of a new SoTL project.
2. Implementing and Managing
If you already have a SoTL research idea, these links can help you make your study happen. They explain the different methodologies that exist, provide information on how to collect and analyze evidence, and obtain grants and IRB approval.
3. Writing and Publishing
When your study is complete the information here can help you share it with others and get it published.
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