Kuram ve Uygulamada Egitim Bilimleri

Articles from Vol. 12, No. 2, Spring

Achievement Goal Orientations and Self Handicapping as Mediator and Moderator of the Relationship between Intrinsic Achievement Motivation and Negative Automatic Thoughts in Adolescence Students*
AbstractThe main purpose of this study was to examine the mediator and moderator role of self-handicapping anc achievement goal orientations variables on the relationship between negative automatic thoughts intrinsic achievement motivation in high school...
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Analysis of Questionnaires Applied in the Evaluation Process of Academicians in Higher Education Institutes*
AbstractThe aim of this study is to examine the questionnaires used to evaluate teaching performance in higher education institutes and called 'Instructor and Course Evaluation Questionnaires (ICEQ**]' in terms of guestionnaire oreparation technigues...
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Analyzing the Effect of Web-Based Instruction Applications to School Culture within Technology Integration
AbstractDetermining the reflections of technology integration applications that are to be performed in our schools is mportant to light the way of first steps of integration. In this research, the effect of a web-based instruction environment used by...
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A New Value Classification and Values to Be Acquired by Students Related to This Classification*
AbstractThe aim of this study is to access a new value classification and analyse the views of teacher and parents related to this classification. The general survey model was employed in this study. The population of this study is composed of school...
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An Examination of the Factors Affecting Prospective Teachers' Perceptions of Faculty Members Using Chaid Analysis
AbstractThis study aims to examine prospective teachers' perceptions of faculty members and the demographic variables affecting these perceptions. The population of the study consists of undergraduate students attending the Faculty of Education of Van...
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A Normative Investigation of Faculty Perceptions of Undergraduate Teaching*
AbstractThis study aims to investigate faculty perspectives on undergraduate teaching practices from a normative perspective. Maximum variation for purposeful sampling technique was employed to define the sample for the study. The diversity in the institutions...
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A Qualitative Analysis of School Concept on Primary School Students
Abstract3hi Ld drawing, known as language of thinking, is as an effective tool of expression as written language. The use of paper, composition, and colors are meaningful for professionals. In this research, it is intended to determine the primary school...
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A Qualitative Study on Change Management in Primary Schools Award Winning and Non-Award Winning Schools Case in Study of TQM
AbstractThe aim of this study was to determine the need of change in primary schools and to reveal out the principals experiences during the change process by taking the total quality management practices into consideration anc finally give suggestions...
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A Study on the Critical Perspectives of Graduate Students on E-Knowledge Sources
AbstractInternet and electronic databases today offer the opportunity to reach an unlimited amount of information in a short time. Owing to this advantage, the Internet has become an important provider of 'e-knowledge' and a basic tool in the process...
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A Study on the Development of the Tendency to Tolerance Scale and an Analysis of the Tendencies of Primary School Students to Tolerance through Certain Variables*
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to develop the Tendency to Tolerance Scale and to analyze the tendencies of primary school students to tolerance through certain variables. The population of the study was comprised of 899 students who studied at...
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Classical and Contemporary Approaches for Moral Development*
AbstractMost of the information in the moral development literature depends on Theories of Piaget and Kohlberg. The theoretical contribution by Gilligan and Turiel are not widely known and not much resource is available in Turkish. For this reason introducing...
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Cognitive Fictions of Classroom Teachers about the Values They Possess:: A Phenomenological Analysis*
AbstractThe purpose of the present study is to examine cognitive fictions of classroom teachers about the values they possess. The study was designed with a phenomenological pattern, which is a qualitative research pattern. It was conducted with 20 classroom...
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Comparison of Elementary Social Studies Curricula of Turkey and the United States on Values Education*
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to compare the social studies teaching curricula of Turkey and the United States in terms of values education. The study is a model case study that relies upon one of the qualitative research methods. The data come...
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Developing a Scale for Attitudes towards the Curriculum Development and Instruction Course*
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to develop a scale in order to measure prospective teachers' attitudes towards the Curriculum Development and Instruction course. The study group was composed of 286 prospective teachers. The process of developing...
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Effect of the Creative Drama-Based Assertiveness Program on the Assertiveness Skill of Psychological Counsellor Candidates
AbstractThe purpose of this quasi-experimental research is to study the effects of the creative drama-based assertiveness program ICDBAP] on the assertiveness skill of Psychological Counselling and Guidance IPCG] department students. The opinions of...
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Empathy for Interpersonal Peace:: Effects of Peace Education on Empathy Skills*
AbstractThe purpose of this research was to examine the effects of Peace Education Program on the sixth grade elementary students' empathy levels. The research was carried out using pretest - posttest control group quasi-experimental design. While Peace...
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Evaluating the Opinions of the Preschool Teachers on Computer Assisted Education
AbstractPreschool education is highly important for pediatric development. During this period which covers 0-6 age, a chile develops rapid physical, mental and social developments. Child's acguamtance with computer before school age s highly important....
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Evaluation of the Research in the Scope of the Proficiency of Teachers in Terms of Subject, Aim, Method, and Results
AbstractThe aim of this study was the evaluation of the researches that were conducted in our country on proficiency of the teachers in terms of subject, aim, method and results, and was to state the necessary points to be taken into consideration in...
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Examination of Social Studies Textbooks in Terms of Approaches of Values Education*
AbstractIn the program of primary education in Turkey, comprehensive modifications were made by the Ministry of Education and The Chairman of the Board of Education (TTKB) in 2004. In this new Social Study and Instruction program some values like assiduity,...
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Examining the Training Process of a New Teacher Educator in the Field of the Education of the Hearing Impaired
AbstractTraining of beginning teacher educators has become a popular topic in the literature. This study aimed to investigate the training procedures of a new teacher educator who would be working in the division of the hearing m pal red. The study was...
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Geography Teacher Candidates' Experiences of Field Study in Western Anatolia: A Qualitative Study
AbstractThe aim of this study is to establish expectations of 5th grade students from Marmara University's Department of Geography Teaching on geographical field study in Western Anatolia. For this reason, a field study trip was organized to Western...
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Interdisciplinary New University: A New Model for Faculties of Arts and Sciences in Turkey
AbstractThe concept of new university reduces the depth of disciplinary understanding at the undergraduate level. Instead, interdisciplinary understanding has been put forward, where room is provided for the broader development of student. Receiving...
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In the Context of Value Criteria, Special Education Class Students' Opinion and Attitude about Physically Handicapped People*
AbstractThe aim of this study is to determine the opinion and attitude of students, who study in special education class, have special needs about physically handicapped people in the context of value criteria. This research has been carried out with...
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Investigating Elementary School Students' Perceptions about Environment through Their Drawings
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to determine elementary school students' perceptions about environment through their drawings. The study was carried out during the spring semester of 2010-2011 academic year. A total of 429 elemen¬tary school students,...
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Investigating the Factors Affecting Resiliency in Mothers of Children with and without Intellectual Disability*
AbstractIn this study, the effect of quantity and quality of social support and problem-focused copmq style on mothers -esilience was examined by conductmq a structural equation modelinq. The sample of the research consistec of 257 mothers of children...
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Investigation of Fifth Grade Students' Mathematical Calibration Skills
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to develop a scale to measure fifth grade students' mathematical calibration skills 3esides, it aims to determine students' calibration skills through this scale. Results of the study revealed that fifth-grade students...
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Knowledge Level of Pre-Service Teachers in the Faculty of Education about Student Rights
AbstractAs regards this study, it was aimed to determine the knowledge level of pre-service teachers in YYU faculty of education about student rights. The population of the study consisted of 3538 undergraduates in 2010-2011 academic year of YYU. By...
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Mathematical Modeling Activities as a Useful Tool for Values Education*
AbstractValues education is crucial since it is one of the factors to reach success in education in broader sense and in mathematics education in particular sense. It is also important for educating next generations of societies. However, previous research...
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Organizational Values Needed for Diversity Management*
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to determine the organizational values that are needed to be shared for an effective staffdiversity management in schools by analysing the views of school managers. A phenomenological research design was employed...
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Preface
When values, as one of the main topics of philosophy, are defined as "a criterion determining what is right and wrong or what is good and bad", they refer to what people prioritize, accomplish and want to possess in their lives. Values vary according...
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Pre-Service Science and Technology Teachers' Efficacy Beliefs about Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) Usage and Material Design
AbstractIn this study, a scale entitled "Information and Communication Technologies Usage and Material Design Efficacy JCT_MDE]" is developed to investigate pre-service science and technology teachers' efficacy beliefs regarding CT usage and Material...
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Principals' Values in School Administration*
AbstractSchool administration is value driven area depending on the emotions, cultures, and human values as well as technique and structure. Over the long years, educational administration throughout the world have experienced the influence of logical...
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Qualifications of an Ideal Teacher According to Social Studies Preservice Teachers*
AbstractIn this study, the question of what kind of qualifications an ideal social studies teacher has tried to be investigated. For this purpose, freshman social studies preservice teachers' perceptions about the concept of "ideal teacher" were explored....
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Reasons for High School Students to Mistrust Most People: A Study in the Context of Values Education
AbstractThis studyaims to determine high school students' reasons for mistrust other people. In this qualitative study the data were collected through document analysis and semi-structured interviews. The study group was se-.ected by using the purposeful...
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Relations between Value-Based Leadership and Distributed Leadership:: A Casual Research on School Principles' Behaviors*
AbstractIn this study, the relations between value-based leadership and distributed leadership behaviors of school principals were defined on the basis of the views of the primary school teachers. A casual research was designed for this. 225 primary...
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School Management and Moral Literacy:: A Conceptual Analysis of the Model*
AbstractThe aim of this study is to analyze the moral literacy model developed by Tuana; discuss the superiorities and limitations, and constitute the theoretical conditions of a new model by utilizing previous researches and theories asserted about...
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Secondary School Burnout Scale (SSBS)
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to develop "Secondary School Burnout Scale." Study group included 728 students out of 14 schools in four cities in Turkey. Both Exploratory Factor Analysis and Confirmatory Factor Analysis were conducted on the data....
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Study of Prospective Teachers' Conceptualization of Value Preferences*
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to determine whether there were any changes in the conceptualization of prospective teachers' values preferences during their university studies. The research group was composed of 208 prospective teachers who were...
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Teachers' Opinions on the Use of Social Studies Classrooms in Social Studies Education
AbstractFor students, the need to fully understand the geographical and historical layout of their societies has grown remarkably in today's dwindling world. Social Studies is one of the programs aiming to meet this need. Innovations in technology have...
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The Attitude of the Students towards the Value of "Paying Attention to Being Healthy" in 4th Grade Elementary Social Sciences Course*
AbstractThis study was aimed to define the teaching of the value of "Paying Attention to Being Healthy" in 4th grade elementary Social Sciences course and to determine the students' attitude towards this value. To reach this goal, activities to teach...
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The Effectiveness of the Conceptual Change Approach, Explicit Reflective Approach, and Course Book by the Ministry of Education on the Views of the Nature of Science and Conceptual Change in Light Unit*
AbstractThe aim of this study was to analyze the effectiveness of the conceptual change approach, explicit reflective ap-oroach, and the course book by the Ministry of Education on the views toward the nature of science and conceptual change in the Light...
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The Effect of Conflict Theory Based Decision-Making Skill Training Psycho-Educational Group Experience on Decision Making Styles of Adolescents*
AbstractIn this study, the effect of conflict theory based decision making skill training group applications on decisior making styles of adolescents was investigated. A total of 36 students, including 18 students in experimental group and 18 students...
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The Effect of Hidden Curriculum on Character Education Process of Primary School Students*
AbstractCharacter education is defined as a planned and systematical approach in terms of self- respect, responsibility and honesty etc. for being a good citizen. The elements of hidden curriculum possessed in schools are values, beliefs, attitudes,...
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The Instructional Model for Using History of Science
AbstractThis paper discusses the levels of The Instructional Model for Using History of Science IUH0S] to explain the -elationship between the history of science and science teaching. The UHOS model proposes four levels: Conceptual Level, Epistemological...
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The Investigation of Relationship among Relational-Interdependent Self-Construal, Cyberbullying, and Psychological Disharmony in Adolescents: An Investigation of Structural Equation Modelling
AbstractThe aim of this study is to investigate the effect of relational-interdependent self-construal on cyberbullying anc the effect of cyberbullying on psychological disharmony. Participants were 258 high school students. In this study the Relational-Interdependent...
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The Practice of Prospective Science Teachers regarding the Planning of Education Based Trips: Evaluation of Six Different Field Trips
AbstractThe aim of this study is to explain how planning educational trips out of school environments for training pur-ooses should be as well as to determine the opinions and the practices of prospective science teachers. The study that lasted for two...
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The Prediction of Empathetic Tendency and Characteristic Trait of Collaboration on Humane Values in Secondary Education Students and the Examining to Those Characteristics*
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to investigate the relationships among the empathic tendency, collaboration character trait, human values of student high school and whether high school students' empathic tendency, character trait of collaboration,...
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The Relationship between Internet and Computer Game Addiction Level and Shyness among High School Students
AbstractThis study is conducted to determine the relationship between the internet and computer games addiction level and the shyness among high school students. The participants of the study consist of 365 students attending nigh schools in Giresun...
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The Relationship between Personal Values and Attitude towards Teaching Profession*
AbstractThis study aimed to determine to what extent the personal values of class teacher candidates predict their attitude towards teaching. The universe of the research is teacher candidates from the Kazim Karabekir Faculty of Education, Ankara University...
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The Relationship between Secondary School Pre-Service Mathematics Teachers' Skills in Problem Solving Dimensions and Their Learning Style Characteristics
AbstractThe present study examined the potential relationship between 1st and 5th year secondary school pre-service mathematics teachers' skills in understanding, method, modelling, verification, and extension dimensions of oroblem solving and their...
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The Relationship of Values in Elementary School 4th Grade Social Studies Textbook with the Attainments and Their Level of Being Included in Student Workbooks*
AbstractIn this study, the relationship of values in elementary school 4th grade Social Studies textbook with the attainments and their level of being included in student workbook are tried to be determined. Case study, which is a qualitative research...
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The Started Newly and Retired Primary School Teachers' Opinions Related to Occupational Values and Analyzing the Chance of These Values*
AbstractAim of this research is to present what the occuptational values are and changes in these values according to the opinions of the teachers who retired in the last five years and who have started the job in the last five years. This study was...
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Turkish Adaptation of Test of Pretended Play*
AbstractThe objective of present research is to conduct validity and reliability analysis of the verbal section of Test of Pretended Play that will measure pretended play behaviors of pre-school age children (3-6 years of age]. Test of Pretended Play...
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Value Preferences Predicting Narcissistic Personality Traits in Young Adults*
AbstractThis study aimed at showing how the value preferences of young adults could predict the narcissistic characteristics of young adults according to structural equation modeling. 133 female (59.6%) and 90 male (40.4%), total 223 young adults participated...
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Values in the Curricula of Religious Education and Social Studies in Primary Schools in the Context of Local-Universal Dilemma*
AbstractThis study aims to identify the approach of teaching curricula of primary courses of religious education and social studies values and to determine the weight of values found in these programs with regard to various aspects such as being open...
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Views of Pre-Service Teachers on Values and Value Education*
AbstractThe purpose of this study is to explore pre-service teachers' values and views about value education. 434 preservice teachers who are at third and fourth year of their university education in 5 different departments of Ondokuz Mayis University...
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What Does 'Value' Evoke for Children? A Detection Study as to Transferring Values to Daily Life*
AbstractMany studies have been carried out because of the importance of values education in recent years. The studies have shown their effects on the curriculum of 2005. In many classes it is aimed to provide individuals with the gains kneaded with appropriate...
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