Kuram ve Uygulamada Egitim Bilimleri

Articles from Vol. 10, No. 3, Summer

An Early Natural Auditory-Oral Intervention Approach for Children with Hearing Loss: A Qualitative Study
AbstractThis study aims to examine the session goals and their realization during the session flow for a child with a hearing loss and his mother in an early intervention program. The study was designed as a case study. Video recordings of the intervention...
A Reliability and Validity Study of the Defining Issues Test: The Relationship of Age, Education, Gender and Parental Education with Moral Development
AbstractThe aim of the study is twofold: First and main aim was to develop a valid and reliable Turkish version of the DIT which is one of the most important instruments in the psychology and education research; second is to explore the relationships...
Fifth-Grade Turkish Elementary School Students' Listening and Reading Comprehension Levels with Regard to Text Types
AbstractThe aim of this study was to examine fifth grade elementary school students' listening and reading comprehension levels with regard to text types. This study was conducted on 180 fifth grade elementary school students in Sincan-Ankara in the...
Investigation of the Effectiveness of the Story-Map Method on Reading Comprehension Skills among Students with Mental Retardation
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of the story-map technique on reading comprehension skills among students with mild mental retardation. The research group consisted of 14 students with mild mental retardation. The...
Logistic Regression: Concept and Application
AbstractThe main focus of logistic regression analysis is classification of individuals in different groups. The aim of the present study is to explain basic concepts and processes of binary logistic regression analysis intended to determine the combination...
Mathematics Teachers' Covariational Reasoning Levels and Predictions about Students' Covariational Reasoning Abilities*
AbstractVarious studies suggest that covariational reasoning plays an important role on understanding the fundamental ideas of calculus and modeling dynamic functional events. The purpose of this study was to investigate a group of mathematics teachers'...
Media Literacy Education in Turkey: An Evaluation of Media Processes and Ethical Codes
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to evaluate school principals', teachers', parents', and students' opinions, arising from participation in a pilot program which used a media literacy curriculum in Turkey. The research population covers all seventh...
Predictiveness of Identity Status, Main Internet Use Purposes and Gender on University Students' the Problematic Internet Use
AbstractThis study aims at revealing the relationships between the problematic Internet use of university students and their identity status, main Internet use purposes, and gender. A total of 464 university students participated in the study, and the...
Secondary School Students' Metaphors about the Geography Concept
AbstractThis research has been conducted to reveal the secondary school students? perceptions in relation with metaphors about the ?geography? concept. A total of 110 students attending to secondary schools in Karabük city center joined the research...
Teaching Inclusion Preparation Skills to Children with Developmental Disabilities
AbstractThe general purpose of the present study was to examine the effectiveness of simultaneous prompting embedded in activities for teaching preparatory skills to children with developmental disabilities. Furthermore, determining the perspectives...
The Contribution of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to Geography Education and Secondary School Students' Attitudes Related to GIS
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to determine the place of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in teaching geography, the general level of secondary school students' attitudes towards Geography Information Systems and whether this changes according...
The Effectiveness of a Secondary Teacher Education Graduate Program According to Administrators, Faculty Members and Students
AbstractThe purpose of this case study is to examine the effectiveness of a Secondary Teacher Education Graduate Program. We collected qualitative data through interviews with two graduate school directors, five department heads, 58 faculty members and...
The Effects of a Premarital Relationship Enrichment Program on Relationship Satisfaction*
AbstractThe aim of this study is to investigate the effects of a premarital relationship enrichment program on relationship satisfaction among couples. The experimental and control groups were totally composed of 20 individuals. In order to test whether...
The Effects of Cooperative Learning and Learning Journals on Teacher Candidates' Self-Regulated Learning
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of cooperative learning and learning journals on teacher candidate students' self-regulated learning. Data of the research were collected by the Turkish version of the Motivated Strategies...
The Examination of Reliability According to Classical Test and Generalizability on a Job Performance Scale
AbstractIn this research, the classical test theory and generalizability theory analyses were carried out with the data obtained by a job performance scale for the years 2005 and 2006. The reliability coefficients obtained (estimated) from the classical...
The Views of the Teachers about the Mind Mapping Technique in the Elementary Life Science and Social Studies Lessons Based on the Constructivist Method
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to reveal the opinions of teachers on using the mind mapping technique in Life Science and Social Studies lessons. The participants of the study are 20 primary education teachers. In this study, a semi-structured...