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sped 306 test 1
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tending to include all
The quality of information that occurs when independent observers, using the same methods, obtain similar results.
Does the explanation provide reliable answers about what people are likely to do under certain circumstances?
contingent presentation of stimulus increases the probability of behavior
contingent removal of a negative stimulus that increases the probability of a behavior. removed after behavior
behavior is no longer needing reinforcement
contingent presentation of stimulus that decreases the probability of behavior
demonstration of behavior
communicates change in behavior- clarifies goals of behavior change program
number of times a behavior is occurring
finding the proportion of a specified time period during which the behaviors occur
determine the length of time student performs the behavior
length of time it takes a student to start doing something
affect the behavior of both students being observed and the teacher- if student knows they are being observed they might act differently
tendency of observers to change the stringency with which they apply operational definitions- becomes less fresh in their mind.
number of different types of a response category being recorded- number of different students being observed, number of different behaviors
observers preconceived notions about a student based on their past experiences with them or on information from parents or previous teachers have the potential to bias their interpretation of what they are seeing
Teachers can easily check the accuracy through observing the behavior.
Components of a Behavioral Objective
1. Identify the learner
2. Identify the target behavior
3. Identify conditions of intervention
4. Identify criteria for acceptable performance
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