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From error detection to behaviour observation: first results from screen capture analysis

@article{Tort2009FromED,
  title={From error detection to behaviour observation: first results from screen capture analysis},
  author={Françoise Tort and François-Marie Blondel and Eric Bruillard},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2009},
  volume={abs/0908.1580}
}
This paper deals with errors in using spreadsheets and analysis of automatic recording of user interaction with spreadsheets. After a review of literature devoted to spreadsheet errors, we advocate the importance of going from error detection to interaction behaviour analysis. We explain how we analyze screen captures and give the main results we have obtained using this specific methodology with secondary school students (N=24). Transcription provides general characteristics: time, sequence of… 

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