In this teach sample, I will briefly cover the joys and pitfalls of working with secondary data.  Secondary data is a wonderful way for students to understand the value of strong research questions, thoughtfully designed surveys, and the importance of conducting a pilot study before attempting the full dissertation.

Students should:

Review the power point slides

Watch the video

Attempt the analysis using data provided in class (syntax)

Consult the class handout for group work to check your answers