Sample Education Essays on Identifying a research topic

The purpose of this discussion in to begin brainstorming a topic for your action research project. Discussions with your classmates will help you to refine your ideas.

Describe an idea that you would like to consider researching. (Make sure that it is a topic that you are passionate about. Answer the following questions.
Why this topic important to me?
How would exploring this issue be beneficial to my students?
How will this study be useful/helpful to others (students, parents, administrations, other teachers)?
What are some obstacles that could stand in my way of completing this research (time, access, resources)?