Two decades ago, Floyd Fowler, a preeminent survey researcher declared, “…The design and evaluation of survey questions is the most fertile current methodological area for improving survey research. Poor question design is pervasive, and improving questions design is one of the easiest, most cost-effective steps that can be taken to improve the quality of survey […]Click for more information on 'Designing Quality Survey Questions'
Power Analysis is increasingly required by funding agencies in evaluation proposals. The reason for this is important: under powered studies are at risk of producing inconclusive results and ceding publication attention to possibly unreliable findings. However, power analysis is typically not a major topic area in many graduate programs, which leads to a disconnect between […]Click for more information on 'Practical Power Analysis'