Many researchers focus on classroom interaction to learn more about group dynamics, teaching behavior, and student engagement. One of the research methods used is behavioral observation.
The coding scheme or ethogram determines what data you collect and is, thus, an essential part of your behavioral study. Tips to set up a coding scheme (+free white paper with all 7 tips to set-up your coding scheme).
Children with autism can have trouble dealing with external distractions. Researcher Shireen Kanakri conducted a study to observe the impact of the acoustic environment on restrictive and repetitive behaviors.
The relationship between reaction time variability and observed attention in children with and without ADHD.
Internet and technology usage, including computers, tablets, and mobile phones, has increased exponentially in the past few years.
Knowledge is the key to developing a better understanding of autism. Researchers often observe and code behavior in combination with other research methods.