THE SIGNIFICANCE OF A STUDY
Is academic research really important? Who will benefit from the studies made?
Why some teachers avoid getting involve in research or making studies? The purpose of research is to give information, finding solution, resolving conflicts, making analysis and comparison. In the field of studies, a research is a tool for building knowledge and for facilitating learning, it goes beyond certain studies that could resolve problems and thus become useful in developing strategies in the field of education.
Making research is challenging, yet it is attainable and can be a great help in finding solutions to some extent problems that are bearable in the teaching process.
Both teachers and students will benefit from academic research, it will clarify confusion on certain problems, appropriate understanding of a subject and become more knowledgeable on the subject.
Teachers are being encouraged to do a research to combat problems or to address issues that will improve academic performance or behavioral issues.
The author is Teacher III at Pampanga High School