Knowing and using discipline-specific terms is one key to success and translates to efficient, effective research and scholarship.
Some databases, such as PsycINFO also include a Thesaurus feature. The Thesaurus is a great way to identify the particular terms used by the database for your concept.
Watch this tutorial for some helpful tips:
The ERIC database will provide you with research in the field of Education.
ERIC also has a thesaurus of search terms to help you describe and limit your subject area.
This short tutorial will show you how to use this helpful tool: