How to write a statement of the problem, Gabriela Triviño - Coggle Diagram
How to write a statement of the problem
Broad subject that the researcher whishes to address in the study
Stated in the tittle
Draws the reader into a study
Cause the reader to pay attention
Elicit emotional responses
Encourage to continue reading
Clear need for research
Purpose of the study
Educational issue or controversy that the researcher investigates
Practical research problem
Comes from issues found in schools or other educational settings
Research- based research problem
Based on a need for further research because a gap exists or in conflicting evidence in the literature
Presenting reasons for the importance of studying the issue
How to justify?
Arise from intense personal school experiences of experiences from our childhood or family situations.
Provide justification in studies:
With practical orientation
The researcher is the object of study
Experiences in workplace
Suggestions made by other researchers
Problems that require further study in the conclusion of the literature (journal articles)
Cite experts as justification
Deficiencies in knowledge
The past literature or practical experiences of the researcher does not address the research problem adequately.
Need to extend the research
Replicate a study
Explore a topic
Individuals and groups who will read and potentially benefit from the information provided in the research study.