We are happy to announce the release of the first issue of Phoenix Scholar, a periodical for research and scholarship! This is a new practitioner journal, focusing on research and scholarship taking place at University of Phoenix. The purpose of this journal is to share University of Phoenix's research successes with practitioner communities. Phoenix Scholar bridges the gap between research and the application of research.
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Several University of Phoenix scholars just returned from the 2017 AECT International Convention "Leading Learning for Change" in Jacksonville, Florida.
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Featured Blog Posts
Understanding the IRB: An Interview with Assistant Dean of Research Protection, Dr. Laura Brewer
by Walker Ladd
“Whatever is my right as a man is also the right of another; and it becomes my duty to guarantee as well as to possess.”
Positive contribution of focus groups to mixed methods research: An example for discussion
by Ryan Rominger
Galliott and Graham (2016) used a sequential exploratory mixed method design to investigate career planning within adolescent populations in Australia. This post is an invitation to readers to explore the structure and use of the research method utilized by Galliott and Graham, and deepen the reader’s understanding of both mixed methods designs and the specific use of focus groups within such designs.
Postpartum Depression and the Working Woman
by Robyn Flint
When the workforce is comprised of at least 52% women (US Department of Labor, 2015) and 78% of those women are of childbearing age (US Department of Labor, 2016), one would wonder how motherhood in the workplace is managing.