Sources of Bias in Teacher Ratings of Adolescents with ADHD

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  title={Sources of Bias in Teacher Ratings of Adolescents with ADHD},
  author={Brandon K Schultz},
  year={2012}
}
Best practice assessment of childhood ADHD includes behavior ratings from multiple sources across multiple environments. However, adolescents in secondary schools interact with several teachers each day, and research has shown that teacher perceptions of the same child can be highly inconsistent. As a result, rating scale data can be equivocal, depending on which teachers are selected. The intent of the present study was two-fold: 1) to assess the consistency between teacher behavior ratings of… CONTINUE READING

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