Qualitative Case Study Method (Final Report / Video Format (Method…
Qualitative Case Study Method
Constructivist Grounded Theory
What type of student are you pulling and why? Describe them.
Gifted Student Definition
Gifted Mentorship Student
Atlanta Public Schools
10th/ 11th/ 12th grade
Steps to Case Study
Definition. A case study studies a particular individual, program or event in depth; findings may not be generalizable.
Method. Extensive data is collected on individual(s), program(s), or event(s).
 organization of details about case,  categorization of data,  interpretation of single instances,  identification of patterns, and  synthesis and generalizations.
 Rationale for studying case,  detailed description of facts related to the case,  description of data that was collected,  discussion of patterns found, and  connection to the larger scheme of things.
Final Report / Video Format
Introduction (also: Rationale, Context, Justification, History)
Research Purpose and Questions (Objectives)
Participants (Who? How [sampling]?)
Instruments (Data Collection)
Wiebe, E. N., et al. Computer Science Attitude Survey - for students that plan to major in computer science.
Data Analysis Deductive approach to data analysis.