Determining a research purpose is a crucial step in investigating changes you're considering making in your library. In this lesson, DiScala emphasizes the importance of identifying the purpose of any evidence that you plan to collect and aligning it with the goals and priorities of your school and district. Use the handout below to help you complete the reflection activity.
What questions or problems would you like to investigate in your library? What changes would you like to make in your program? Use the questions on pages 5-6 of the Planning Template to brainstorm possible areas to research.