Kuram ve Uygulamada Egitim Bilimleri

Articles from Vol. 13, No. 3, Summer

A Comparison of Preschool and First Grade Teachers' Views about School Readiness
AbstractSchooL readiness is an important concern for parents and teachers because it is a muLtifaceted process which encompasses aLL the developmental areas and various skills of children rather than only focusing on cognitive and literacy skills. In...
A Modeling Study about the Factors Affecting Assessment Preferences of Pre-Service Teachers
AbstractThis is a correlation study which aims to assess the theoretical model about the factors affecting assessment preferences of pre-service teachers. In the model the relations among the "alternative assessment methods", "critical thinking learning...
An Investigation of Problem Solving Approaches, Strategies, and Models Used by the 7th and 8th Grade Students When Solving Real-World Problems
AbstractThis study scrutinises approaches and thinking processes displayed by the elementary school students when solving real-world problems. It employed a qualitative inquiry to produce rich and realistic data about the case at hand. The research sample...
Effectiveness of a Psycho-Education Program on Learned Helplessness and Irrational Beliefs*
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to examine the effect of a psycho-education program aimed at reducing learned helplessness and irrational beliefs of eight-grade elementary students. The study was an experimental study based on the pre-test-post-test...
Effects of Teacher Personalities on Emotional Exhaustion: Mediating Role of Emotional Labor
AbstractOne of the most indispensable and important elements of education is teachers whose personality closely affects training and education. In this context, this study examined the effects of teachers' personality traits on their emotional exhaustion...
Examination of Studies Targeting Social Skills with Pivotal Response Treatment*
AbstractIn early education, especially in effective teaching to children with autism spectrum disorders, the teaching methods which are applicable in natural settings like pivotal response treatment (PRT) are commonly used. It is one of the naturalistic...
Examination of the Classification Accuracy of Music Education Special Aptitude Exams
AbstractIt is critical both for candidates who apply for programs that require special aptitude and the professors who teach in these programs whetherthose students' scores on placement exams are correctly calculated. Because student's ability profile...
Examination on the View of School Administrators and Teachers to School Counselor (Psychological Counselor)
AbstractThe main purpose of this study is to examine the view of school administrators and teachers to school counselor (Psychological Counselor] by metaphor analysis. Comparison method of relational screening models has been followed during the research....
Identification of Number Sense Strategies Used by Pre-Service Elementary Teachers
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to identify the use of number sense strategies by pre-service teachers studying at the department of elementary education. Compared to the previous one; new mathematics curriculum places more emphasis on various...
Improving Empathy and Communication Skills of Visually Impaired Early Adolescents through a Psycho-Education Program*
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of an interpersonal communication skills psycho-education program to improve empathy and communication skills of visually impaired adolescents. Participants of the study were sixteen...
Investigating Prospective Primary Teachers' Pedagogical Content Knowledge of "Effect of Human on Environment" Subject in the Process of Teaching Practice*
AbstractThe principal aim of this study is to determine what the extent of the prospective pri mary teachers' (PPT] peda- gogical content knowledge (PCK) is on "effect of human on environment" subject i ? grade 5 science and technol- ogy curriculum before...
Learning Organization Perceptions in Elementary Education in Terms of Teachers and the Effect of Learning Organization on Organizational Commitment*
AbstractIn this study, it was tried to determine to what degree the learning organization predicted organizational com- mitment according to primary school teachers' perceptions. Descriptive survey model was used in this study and U29 teachers were chosen...
Momentum Concept in the Process of Knowledge Construction
AbstractAbstraction is one of the methods for learning knowledge with using mental processes that cannot be obtained through experiment and observation. RBC model that is based on abstraction in the process of creating knowledge is directly related to...
Perceived Social Support and Locus of Control as the Predictors of Vocational Outcome Expectations*
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to examine the relationships of vocational outcome expectation to social support which is an environmental factor and locus of control which is a personal factor. With this purpose, using Social Cognitive Career...
Performance Task Application concerning the Promotion of the Value of Helpfulness in Social Studies Course for Primary Schools
AbstractThis study deals with determining the impact of the performance tasks in the social studies course assigned to the 4-th grade students about helpfulness and solidarity on their attitudes and level of acquisition of helpfulness value among students....
Priorities for Developmental Areas in Early Childhood Education: A Comparison of Parents' and Teachers' Priorities
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to examine parents' and early childhood teachers' perceptions of the priorities for developmental areas targeted in the Turkish Early Childhood Education Curriculum for children aged 36-72 months. The sample of this...
Problems, Expectations, and Suggestions of Elementary Teachers regarding Inclusion*
AbstractThe purpose of the present study is to display a detailed investigation of the views of the elementary teachers in the specification of defections in the inclusive education applications and in the evaluation of success. In accordance with this...
Reasons for Dropout for Vocational High School Students*
AbstractThis study aimed to determine the reasons for dropout for persons who have not completed vocational educa- tion programme and left school without a diploma. By using snowball sampling method, 19 persons, willing to participate in the study, were...
Relationship between Online Learning Readiness and Structure and Interaction of Online Learning Students
AbstractCurrent study tried to determine whether a relationship exists between readiness levels of the online learning students for online learning and the perceived structure and interaction in online learning environments. In the study, cross sectional...
Searching for the Exit in a Maze? or Setting Sail for New Horizons? Metaphors by Twelfth Grade Students for Learning Mathematics
AbstractThis study examines and classifies the metaphors that twelfth grade students formulated to describe the concept of "learning mathematics". The sample of the study consists of 669 twelfth grade students (317 female, 352 male] of two Anatolian...
Social Studies Teachers' Views on Learning outside the Classroom
AbstractLearning outside the classroom help students interpret their society, nature, and the world through concrete experiences. Although learning outside the classroom is usually used for environmental education, it is very important for the social...
Teachers' Difficulties in Preparation and Implementation of Performance Task*
AbstractThe aim of study is to determi nate the difficulties of teachers in preparation and implementation of performance task. This study was carried out with 25 teachers (5 science and technology, 5 primary, 5 mathematic, 5 so- cial science and 5 Turkish...
The Effectiveness Level of Material Use in Classroom Instruction: A Meta-Analysis Study
AbstractIn this study, the aim was to combine the results obtained in independent studies aiming to determine the effec- tiveness of material use. The main question of the study is: "Does material use in classroom instruction improve students' academic...
The Effectiveness of Embedded Teaching through the Most-to-Least Prompting Procedure in Concept Teaching to Children with Autism within Orff-Based Music Activities*
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to demonstrate the effectiveness of embedded teaching through the most-to- least prompting procedure in concept teaching to children with autism in Orff-based music activities. In this research, being one of the...
The Effect of Organizational Citizenship Behaviours of Primary School Teachers on Their Burnout*
AbstractIt was examined in this study whether organizational citizenship behaviours of primary school teachers predict the level of their burnout. Correlation and multi regression analysis were used for this. Survey model was used in this descriptive...
The Relationship between the Levels of Alienation of the Education Faculty Students and Their Attitudes towards the Teaching Profession
AbstractIt was intended in this study to ascertain the relationship between the levels of alienation of the education faculty students, and their attitudes towards the teaching profession. The sample of the research was composed of the 875 students appointed...
The Turkish Adaptation of the Burnout Measure-Short Version (BMS) and Couple Burnout Measure-Short Version (CBMS) and the Relationship between Career and Couple Burnout Based on Psychoanalytic-Existential Perspective
AbstractThe purpose of this research is to carry out the Turkish adaptation, validity, and reliability studies of Burnout Measure-Short Form [BMS] and Couple Burnout Measure-Short Form (CBMS) and also to analyze the correlation between the careers and...
The Use of Tablet PC and Interactive Board from the Perspectives of Teachers and Students: Evaluation of the FATIH Project*
AbstractThe main purpose of this study was to evaluate the early implementation results of the "Movement of Enhanci ng Opportunities and Improving Technology", abbreviated as FATIH project from the perspectives of participating teachers and students....
Trends in Turkish Education Studies
AbstractThe purpose of this study was to determine trends in the subject areas, methods, data collection tools, data analysis methods, and sample types used in recent studies on Turkish education, published in journals from 2000-201 1. A total of 558...
Type-A Behavior, Gender, and Job Satisfaction: A Research on Instructors
AbstractThere has been some research which investigates the relationship between gender, different personality traits, and job satisfaction in the field of behavioral sciences. The aim of this study is to examine the difference between male and female...