Kuram ve Uygulamada Egitim Bilimleri

Articles from Vol. 10, No. 4, Autumn

An Analysis of Some Variables Affecting the Internet Dependency Level of Turkish Adolescents by Using Decision Tree Methods
AbstractInternet dependency is going to expand into social life in wide area whereas it has been accepted as a pathological and psychological disease. Knowing the basic effects of internet dependency is an inevitable approach to use the internet technology...
An Application of Project-Based Learning in an Urban Project Topic in the Visual Arts Course in 8th Classes of Primary Education
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to measure the effect of project-based learning that is used in visual arts course on students' academic success and permanence. The research was applied to students of Hasan Ali Yücel Primary School in the city of...
An Investigation on the Level of Conscious Consumerism of Primary School Students in Terms of Various Variables
AbstractThe purpose of this is study is to analyze the level of conscious consumerism of primary school students. For that purpose, a 19-item scale consisting of three sub-dimensions was developed. In order to test conduct validity and reliability, the...
Attitudes of Employees of Provincial Directorates of National Education and School Administrators towards Strategic Planning
AbstractThe aim of the study is to determine the attitudes of employees of Provincial Directorates of National Education and school administrators towards strategic planning. The research was designed as a survey model study. The population of the research...
Entry and Transition to Academic Leadership: Experiences of Women Leaders from Turkey and the U.S
AbstractAcademics who aspire to become academic leaders experience a number of changes as they move into administration. New academic leaders find themselves immersed in a transition that demands personal development and creates new learning settings....
Examining Pre-School Education Teacher Candidates' Content Knowledge and Pedagogical Content Knowledge
AbstractOne of the requirements of the twenty-first century is raising a child who is an explorer and who can solve problems rather than being able to memorize facts. One of the indispensible foundations of exploring and problem-solving is having scientific...
Opinions of the General Education Teachers on the Adaptations for Students with Special Needs in General Education Classrooms
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to explore the opinions of general education teachers with regard to the instructional adaptations that need to be made for inclusion and to evaluate them against several variables. The study group consists of 126...
Personality and Coping among Turkish College Students: A Canonical Correlation Analysis
AbstractThe discussion about whether coping strategies are determined by stable characteristics of the individual, such as personality or they are determined by situation-specific variables, such as cognitive appraisals regarding stressful situation...
Relationship between Primary School Teachers' Perceived Social Support and Organizational Trust Level
AbstractPerceived social support and organizational trust have gained importance in organizational life along with the human relationship among organizations. While social support concept has been accepted as the support obtained from individual's surroundings,...
The Attitudes of Teachers towards 2005 Academic Year Primary Education Program
AbstractThis study is considered to be significant in objectively analyzing the negative-positive effects of the program during the process of learning, teacher's acquaintance to the new program in a closer way and acquiring a positive perspective of...
The Effects of an Emotional Education Program on the Emotional Skills of Six-Year-Old Children Attending Preschool*
AbstractThe aim of this study is to examine the effects of an Emotional Education Program, which is based on the PATHS (Promoting Alternative Thinking Strategy) developed by Domitrovich, Greenberg, Cortes and Kusche, on six year old children's emotional...
The Effects of Brain-Based Learning on the Academic Achievement of Students with Different Learning Styles
AbstractThe purpose of the present study is to investigate the effects of Brain-based learning (BBL) on the academic achievement of students with different learning styles. The study group consists of students from the department of Social Sciences Teacher...
The Evaluation of High School Geography 9 and High School Geography 11 Text Books with Some Formulas of Readability
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to evaluate readability of 9th and 11th grade geography text-books currently used in schools. As known, one of the most fundamental features in a text-book is the readability of the text by students. In addition,...
The Examination of the Educational Effects of Some Writing Activities in the Light of Student Opinions
AbstractThe aim of this research is to discover and compare the effects of writing prompt and expository writing from an educational perspective in the light of student opinions. The study was conducted according to qualitative research approach and...
The Impact of the Issue of Demarcation on Pre-Service Teachers' Beliefs on the Nature of Science
AbstractThe arguments about the dimensions of nature of science and the strategies for teaching it are still controversial. In this research, as part of these arguments, a context based on the issue of demarcation of science from pseudoscience was offered...
The Sampling Issues in Quantitative Research
AbstractA concern for generalization dominates quantitative research. For generalizability and repeatability, identification of sample size is essential. The present study investigates 90 qualitative master's theses submitted for the Primary and Secondary...
Validity and Reliability Analysis for the Teacher Determination for Democratic Behavior Scale
AbstractThe main aim of this study is to develop a scale to assess the extent to which teachers display democratic behaviors they are supposed to display in in-classroom teaching practices and the level of their determination in displaying such behaviors....