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So You Want to Do Research in Schools?

Presented Friday, March 22, 2013 

This panel provided insight into the procedures, policies, parameters, and best practices of designing and implementing education research in K-12 schools. Each panelist brought a different perspective to the procedures for getting research approved in Franklin County schools – university, college, district and the school level.

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Michael Lee Barnes, Research Specialist
Office of Performance and Strategic Initiatives
Research and Evaluation Division, Columbus City Schools
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Joni Barnard, Education Resource Specialist
Office of Responsible Research Practice, Ohio State
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Peter DeWitt, Assistant Principal
Metro High School
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Jack Conrath, Director
Superintendents Licensure Program
EHE Department of Educational Studies, Ohio State
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David Estrop, Superintendent
Springfield City Schools
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Additional Resources

IRB Open Office Hours

Every Wednesday, 215-A PAES Building, 1-3pm. ORRP staff hold office hours to help both researchers, including graduate and undergraduate students who are preparing Behavioral and Social Sciences Institutional Review Board submissions and exemption requests. Sessions are intended to help faculty and graduate students navigate IRB forms, policies, and review procedures. No appointment is necessary. Please contact Joni Barnard at 614-688-3405 or for questions or more information.