Curriculum Analysis

A researcher conducts a critical analysis of curriculum materials (such as textbooks or other curriculum resources).

This study does not require IRB approval.

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

Research example:
The researcher analyzed a group of children’s picture books to understand how they portrayed science and scientists.

Kelly, L. B. (2018). Interest convergence and hegemony in dual language: Bilingual education, but for whom and why? Language Policy, 17(1), 1–21.