Action Research

At the heart of our approach to collaborative action research is a feedback loop, which takes a cyclical pass through the processes of planning, acting, observing and reflecting (with a view to informing the planning process of a subsequent pass through the cycle). In reality these processes are more organic and intertwined, but the general structure is shown in Figure 1 below.

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Figure 1 – Action research cycle. (from Foulger 2010)

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