The Children’s Research Network held a practical workshop on 'Getting Data from Qualitative Interviewing' .This took place at our office in 9 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2 on Thursday, 21st June, 6-8pm.
This was the second workshop in the CRN Research Skills Summer School, aimed at practitioner researchers and research interested professionals, including early years educators, social workers, youth workers, teachers, international development practitioners, research consultants and early career academics.
The School consisted of a series of workshops held on Thursday evenings, including sessions on data collection methods; data analysis and training in different software packages; practitioner research; introduction to statistical analysis; ethics; and conducting literature searches and reviews. The full series is available here
Participants had the opportunity to work closely with Paula Mayock from Trinity College Dublin who has extensive experience of both quantitative and qualitative research methods.