During steps 1 and 7, consider:
Steps 3 – 5 are a feedback loop within the Action Research Model. Based on analysis of the research results (step 5), new research steps are developed (Step 3) and/ or research is new research is conducted (Step 4) and analyzed (Step 5).
Adapted from Evaluation of the Locally Initiated Research Partnership Program (pdf, 271 pages), by T. McEwen, September 2003, NCJ 204022: 34. Read an abstract about and access an NIJ Journal article about the Locally Initiated Research Partnership program.