BESD

AcronymDefinition
BESDBehavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties (UK)
BESDBinomial Effect Size Display
BESDBox Elder School District (Utah)
BESDBecta Educational Software Database (UK)
BESDBlue-Eyes Shining Dragon (Yu-Gi-Oh! card)
BESDBurlington-Edison School District (Skagit County, WA)
BESDBasic Enlisted Service Date
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He said: "There is a real fear changes to the category (BESD) could make schools less inclined to take children with behavioural problems on if they are not going to get the resources they need to help them."
As recently as the 2008-2009 school year, two of BESD's five schools were labeled "underperforming" by the state, and another was in danger of corrective action.
You also have to look carefully at the curriculum, for BESD children this means making sure there is focus on plenty of personal development and essential life skills.
Table 5: Estimated Changes in Effectiveness, Corresponding to [r.sup.2] of the Entire Group and Each Subgroup: Binomial Effect Size Display (BESD) Use of Humor (b) No Frequent Difference in r = [r.sup.2] = or Low or High effectiveness Overall 0.46 0.2116 27 73 46 Subgroup I--1980s 0.24 0.0576 38 62 24 Subgroup II-- 1994-2001 (a) 0.62 0.3844 19 81 62 (a.) This correlation results from a group of significantly heterogeneous effect sizes (Table 4).
(2000), the use of the r-based Binomial Effect Size Display (BESD) avoids the problem of an effect size such as V that might be misinterpreted because it seems small.
Craft and Perna (2004) reviewed three previous meta-analyses using the r-based binomial effect size display (BESD; Randolph & Edmondson, 2005), which converts commonly used effect sizes to success rates.
The [r.sub.BESD] was transformed into the binomial effect size display (BESD), which further highlights the practical importance of an effect size.
Rosenthal and Rubin (1982) provided an intuitively appealing way to index practical significance in the binomial effect size display (BESD); that is, the proportion of treatment versus control subjects above a common success threshold (defined arbitrarily as the median).
Rosenthal's remedy was the "binomial effect size display" (BESD) that he and Rubin had introduced to provide a measure of the practical effect of a new treatment (Rosenthal & Rubin, 1982).
To help understand the practical importance of effect sizes, Rosenthal and Rubin (1982) have developed the binomial effect size display (BESD).
Action for Children's Headlands School helps children and young people aged eight to 19-yearsold who are having diffi-culty learning as a result of challenging behaviour, including those with behavioural, emotional and social difficulties (BESD), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Asperger's Syndrome.
THE plans aim to reduce the number of children on the SEN register, and specifically those labelled as having behavioural, emotional and social difficulties (BESD).