Develop a clear research question:
For example, a research question might look like this:
What are effective practices in parenting?
How does play impact brain development at an early age?
How has Asia reformed their educational system and what can Americans learn from it?
Divide the your research question into concepts:
1. educational reform
Topic: Parenting for Success
Research Question: How does personal freedom influence personal success?
Thesis: (Claim) Good Parenting should emphasize personal freedom and move away from custom and conformity OR
Good parenting should be based on custom and conformity to societal views and move away from theories such as personal freedom, which have shown to be damaging to childhood behaviors.