Single case research in schools : practical guidelines for school-based professionals
Source:School-based practice in action series (2013)
Call Number:Cubb LB1028 .V36 2013
Keywords:Education--Research--Methodology, Single subject research
Contents: History and significance of single case research -- Foundations of SCR design and visual analysis -- SCR statistical analysis -- Aggregation of data for evidence-based practices -- Behaviors of interest and their reliable measurement -- Interobserver/rater reliability -- How to use SCR to evaluate practices in schools -- Considerations for decision making in schools.; Summary: Single Case Research in Schools addresses and examines the variety of cutting-edge issues in single case research (SCR) in educational settings. Featuring simple and practical techniques for aggregating data for evidence-based practices, the book delves into methods of selecting behaviors of interest and measuring them reliably. The latter part of Single Case Research in Schools is devoted to a step-by-step model of using SCR to evaluate practices in schools. This includes considerations such as measurement, date collection, length of phases, design consideratoins, calculating effect size and reliability of measures.