Judith Runchkin Research Awards

MARYLAND ASCD JUDITH RUCHKIN RESEARCH AWARDS

Members of the Research Committee of the Maryland Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development take pleasure in announcing that applications for the 2016-2017 Maryland ASCD Judith Ruchkin Research Awards are now being accepted. The Committee invites not only graduate students in education, but also educators at all levels to participate. Research must have been conducted since January 2016.  Quantitative and qualitative research studies are considered in any of the following categories:

  • Action Research
  • Master’s Theses
  • Doctoral Dissertations
  • University Faculty Research
  • Educational Agency or Local School System Research
  • Seminar Papers

 

TO BE ELIGIBLE, SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING BY JULY 1, 2017:

  • A research abstract of not more than 600 words
  • A copy of the research study [to be returned to the researcher following selection]
  • A letter of endorsement from the research advisor, supervisor, or other appropriate person attesting to the research efforts
  • Contact information, including phone number, address, and email address

 

Evaluations of the research entries will be based on:

  • Quality of the research design and appropriateness to the research problem or question
  • Quality of the scholarly writing, including clarity of presentation of the purpose, findings, and conclusions
  • Significance and/or implications of the findings for the improvement of educational practices

Please address submissions of the research entries to:

Maryland ASCD Research Committee
233 Montpelier Court
Westminster, MD  21157

 

For further information, please contact Dr. Judith Flood, Maryland ASCD Awards Committee Chair, at . Awards will be presented at the Maryland ASCD Fall  Dinner/Conference.