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Yildirim, Halime; Büyüköztürk, Sener – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2018
The aim of this study is to determine whether items from the mathematics section of the 2012 Level Determination Exam indicate item bias according to gender and school type. In particular, the process of item bias has been determined using the Delphi technique and focus group interviews. A two-stage mixed method research has been used for the…
Descriptors: Delphi Technique, Test Bias, Test Items, Mathematics Education
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Balci, Ali – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2018
This study aims to determine the geographical discourse that occurs in the personal histories of adults aged 75 years and older and how they interpret and use them. We conducted interviews with elderly persons living in Çemisgezek (Chemishkezek), a village established along the Karasu River, a branch of the Euphrates River. Expert opinions were…
Descriptors: Geography Instruction, Qualitative Research, Human Geography, Older Adults
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Aslan, Aydin; Zhu, Chang – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2018
The objective of this study is to investigate the factors influencing the integration of ICT of starting teachers in lower secondary schools in the Turkish context. Both quantitative and qualitative research was implemented for this objective. The participants were selected according to a stratified two-stage sampling design. That is, they were…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Information Technology, Technology Integration, Secondary School Teachers
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Tuncel, Gül – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
In recent years, studies on teacher training have focused on the development of a culturally responsive understanding in prospective teachers and its use to allow students benefit from learning-teaching environments in the best way possible. Considering diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds of students as wealth is a prerequisite for…
Descriptors: Social Studies, Action Research, Culturally Relevant Education, Cultural Background
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Yurtseven, Nihal; Altun, Sertel – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
Concepts such as teachers' professional development and students' achievement act as the driving force for the development of each in a causal relationship in EFL teaching, as in many other disciplines. The purpose of this study is to investigate the change Understanding by Design (UbD) made on teachers' professional development and students'…
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Second Language Instruction, Language Teachers, Faculty Development
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Avcioglu, Hasan – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
The objective of this study is to determine the behavior of teachers in inclusive classrooms and peers' acceptance levels towards students with intellectual disabilities in these classrooms. The qualitative research method was selected for collecting adequate data for the study. Information was collected from 16 teachers and 371 students in 16…
Descriptors: Teacher Behavior, Peer Acceptance, Inclusion, Teacher Student Relationship
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Dogan, C. Deha; Uluman, Müge – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
The aim of this study was to determine the extent at which graded-category rating scales and rubrics contribute to inter-rater reliability. The research was designed as a correlational study. Study group consisted of 82 students attending sixth grade and three writing course teachers in a private elementary school. A performance task was…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Scoring Rubrics, Rating Scales, Interrater Reliability
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Kiliç, Çigdem – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
This study examined pre-service primary school teachers' performance in posing problems that require knowledge of problem-solving strategies. Quantitative and qualitative methods were combined. The 120 participants were asked to pose a problem that could be solved by using the find-a-pattern a particular problem-solving strategy. After that,…
Descriptors: Problem Solving, Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers, Elementary School Curriculum
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Akin, Sibel; Calik, Basak; Engin-Demir, Cennet – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
Promoting active citizenship is seen as invaluable for educational practices in schools particularly in existing social, political, economic, and cultural context of Turkish society. The present study is part of a European Union project that aimed to help students develop knowledge, skills, attitudes and values to actively participate in…
Descriptors: Change Agents, Citizenship, Qualitative Research, Case Studies
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Wang, Jingying; An, Guiqing; Ma, Yongjun; Cai, Chun – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
Scientific epistemology is important issues in the International science education, of which teachers' views of nature of science and scientific inquiry as the two core topics, become the principal part of research, also have an important influence on the theory and practice of science curriculum. The purpose of this study was to investigate and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Epistemology, High Schools, Secondary School Teachers
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Koran, Nihan; Avci, Neslihan – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
This study investigates the behaviours of pre-school teachers working with children aged between 4 and 6 years with regard to their right to participate in classroom activities. In this context, pre-school teacher's negative or positive applications regarding children's participation rights were revealed. Furthermore, preschool teachers'…
Descriptors: Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers, Student Teacher Attitudes, Student Participation
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Batdi, Veli – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
This study aimed to compare the High School English Curriculum (HSEC) in accordance with Stufflebeam's context, input, process and product (CIPP) model through multi-analysis. The research includes both quantitative and qualitative aspects. A descriptive analysis was operated through Rasch Measurement Model; SPSS program for the quantitative…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, High Schools, Secondary School Curriculum, English (Second Language)
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Küçükturan, A. Güler; Akbaba Altun, Sadegül – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2017
This study is designed to explore the reasons for sending and not sending preschool age children to preschools at an early age by exploring the motivations for and barriers towards promoting preschool education in Turkey. It aimed to determine various stakeholders' perceptions, attitudes, and knowledge related to preschool education in order to…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Barriers, Preschool Education, Decision Making
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Yikmis, Ahmet – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2016
This study aims to reveal whether the touch math technique is effective in teaching basic addition to children with autism. The dependent variable of this study is the children's skills to solve addition problems correctly, whereas teaching with the touch math technique is the independent variable. Among the single-subject research models, a…
Descriptors: Mathematics Instruction, Teaching Methods, Addition, Children
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Besler, Fatma; Kurt, Onur – Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 2016
Video modeling is an evidence-based practice that can be used to provide instruction to individuals with autism. Studies show that this instructional practice is effective in teaching many types of skills such as self-help skills, social skills, and academic skills. However, in previous studies, videos used in the video modeling process were…
Descriptors: Autism, Modeling (Psychology), Video Technology, Evidence Based Practice
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