Surveys are research tools that allow you to collection information from many people within your community. You can find lessons in this section about how to create your own surveys, how to test them, and how to administer them.

Survey Creation

Objectives

  • To begin to create survey questions for your project

Writing Questions

Objectives

  • To begin to create survey questions
  • To be able to identify types of bad or leading questions
  • To be able to fix types of bad or leading questions

Creating an Introduction

Objectives

  • To create a standard introduction to the survey
  • To practice the survey introduction
  • To receive feedback

Piloting the Survey

Objectives

  • To get feedback from a test group of students about the survey

Administering the Survey

Objectives

  • To administer the survey to all targeted constituencies

Gathering and Synthesizing Diverse Survey Data Inclusively

Objectives

  • To practice gathering data
  • To examine the many possibilities of answers when questioning research subjects
  • To think inclusively about research