Case Study

A researcher studies the experience of one particular student (or group of students) in depth. This kind of study usually requires multiple data sources to triangulate data.

This study requires IRB approval.

Faculty who could oversee this kind of project: 
Laura Kelly, Zac Casey, Laura Taylor

Research example:
The researcher studied how one parent and child read bilingual books together to understand the child’s biliteracy development.

Ma, J. (2008). “Reading the word and the world” – how mind and culture are mediated through the use of dual-language storybooks. Education 3-13, 36(3), 237–251.