Responding to COVID-19 Crisis

In responding to the current Covid-19 crisis, we would like to invite you sharing your thoughts and/or participating in a study as a researcher. We are focusing on timely topics related to Covid-19 crisis and its implications for institutions, educators, students, and parents at K-12 and higher education.  The topics may be included but not limited to:

  • Synchronous and asynchronous models
  • Best practices for quickly transitioning to online education in an emergency (K-12 and Higher Education)  
  • Issues, implications, and effective strategies for home schooling
  • Social distancing and its implications for conducting research
  • Working remotely from home 


You may participate in the following ways (one way or more):

  • Prepare a blog, (400-600 words) related to the above/current topics to be posted to the hub and possibly promoted beyond College of Doctoral Studies.
  • Prepare a white paper related to the above/current topics.
  • Develop a research related to the above/current topics.

The deadlines for blogs and papers:

  • The full version of Phoenix Scholar paper (1500-2000 words) by April 17 
  • The full version of blog (400- 600 words) by April 30, 2020.
  • The full version of white paper (3000-5000 words) by May 30, 2020.


Deadlines for research projects:

  • Submission of the proposed study title and abstract by April 20, 2020.
  • Proposal deadline: May 15
  • IRB approval: June 15
  • Data collection/analysis: Aug-Sept 15
  • Complete the project: Nov-Dec 15

Please post your blog to the research center by the following the instructions provided in this link:


The responses are available in the following links:



Research Projects 


Send your questions and submissions to any of the research center chairs for consideration.

Stay safe and healthy.