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Gumus, Huseyin; Isik, Ozkan – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2018
The inactivity, defined as the disease of the century, has reduced the quality of life by making a negative impact on the health of human beings and has led governments to take urgent measures on physical activity and scientists to make multidimensional studies on this issue. For this reason, in this study, it was aimed to examine the relationship…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Preservice Teachers, Physical Activity Level, Leisure Time
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Erkan, Nefise Semra; Tarman, Ilknur; Sanli, Zeynep Seda; Kosan, Yekta; Ömrüuzun, Isil – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2018
The purpose of this study was to reveal first grade students' perceptions of their preschool and elementary school experience. Phenomenological research design was used in this qualitative study. Participants were twenty first grade students who had attended preschool. The data were obtained by using semi-structured interviews and pictures drawn…
Descriptors: Grade 1, Student Attitudes, Elementary Education, Elementary School Students
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Akkaya, Ahmet; Yilmaz, Mehmet Yalçin; Aydin, Gülnur – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2018
Speaking is viewed as a skill more often used in communication and interaction in particular. However, the speaking skill is measured in various ways. The aim of this study is, therefore, to determine the views of Turkish as a Foreign Language (TFL) instructors (lecturers and teachers) on measuring and evaluating speaking skills. To this end, the…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Language Teachers, Turkish, Second Language Learning
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Dogan, Yakup; Simsar, Ahmet – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2018
The aim of this study is to reveal preschool teachers' views on science education, science activities they carry out, methods and techniques they use as well as problems they encounter while performing science activities. This study was carried out according to the case study which frequently used in qualitative research methodology. The study…
Descriptors: Preschool Teachers, Teacher Attitudes, Science Education, Scientific Attitudes
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Erdem, Ilhan – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2018
In the present study, the presence of a correlation between the communication skills and the speech self-efficacy of pre-service Turkish teachers was investigated. Associational survey model was adopted in the research. Research data were collected with two instruments which aimed to measure the communication skills and speech self-efficacy levels…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Correlation, Communication Skills, Speech Skills
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Sünbül, Seçil Ömür; Asire, Semih – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2018
In this study it was aimed to evaluate the effects of various factors such as sample sizes, percentage of misfit items in the test and item quality (item discrimination) on item and model fit in case of misspecification of Q matrix. Data were generated in accordance with DINA model. Q matrix was specified for 4 attributes and 15 items. While data…
Descriptors: Clinical Diagnosis, Cognitive Ability, Problem Solving, Models
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Börü, Nese – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2018
School management gets use of human and material resources to ensure equality of opportunity in education. Financial and information resources as well as staff of the schools may be inadequate. The schools with a wealthy environment can offer rich programs and educational activities to their students, while others aim to apply only basic academic…
Descriptors: Principals, Administrator Attitudes, Parent Attitudes, High Schools
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Ates, Bünyamin; Kaya, Alican; Tunç, Erhan – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2018
In this study, subjective well-being and perceived social support from family, friends, and teachers, were examined to determine how effective on the levels of cyber victimization and bullying in adolescents. The research was conducted on the basis of the relational screening model. The sample group of this study is created by high school students…
Descriptors: Bullying, Computer Mediated Communication, Family Influence, Peer Influence
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Garte, Rebecca – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2017
This paper provides a historical analysis of the past century of progressive education, within the general socio-political context of schooling within the US. The purpose of this review is to create a social, historical and philosophical context for understanding the current narrative of progressive education that exists in educational policy…
Descriptors: Progressive Education, Educational History, Educational Practices, Philosophy
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Kapici, Hasan Ozgur; Akcay, Hakan; Yager, Robert E. – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2017
It is important for students to learn concepts and using them for solving problems and further learning. Within this respect, the purpose of this study is to investigate students' abilities to apply science concepts that they have learned from Science-Technology-Society based approach or textbook oriented instruction. Current study is based on…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Science and Society, Textbooks, Science Instruction
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Cetinkaya, Levent – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2017
This study was carried out to identify the benefits and drawbacks of using mobile social network application WhatsApp in the education of Secondary Education students. In this research, survey model was used and open-ended question form to 145 students together with semi-structured interview technique to 6 students were employed and answer to the…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Social Media, Computer Oriented Programs, Secondary School Students
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Akkoç, Hatice; Yesildere-Imre, Sibel – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2017
Teachers' pedagogical practice and choices for their actions could not only be explained by their knowledge, beliefs or attitudes (Rodgers & Scott, 2008). Identity also has a crucial role in learning to teach. The aim of this study is to investigate contextual nature of preservice mathematics teachers' professional identities. For this aim, a…
Descriptors: Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Teachers, Preservice Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education
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Bas, Gökhan; Kivilcim, Zafer Savas – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2017
The purpose of this case study is to examine the views of teachers' about educational research. The present research is designed as a qualitative case study. The group of this study is consisted of teachers (n = 27), working in primary, middle, and high schools in the province of Nigde in Turkey. An extensive literature review was made on…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Educational Research, Qualitative Research, Case Studies
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Zakariya, Yusuf F. – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2017
This study was aimed at the development of an instrument for measuring students' attitudes towards mathematics. A survey research design was adopted involving 510 students randomly selected. Exploratory factor analysis (EFA) was carried out to determine the number of factors to be retained in the ATMS. The adequacy of the sample was confirmed by…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Attitude Measures, Test Construction, Mathematics
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Aydogdu, Cemil – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2017
Chemistry lesson should be supported with experiments to understand the lecture effectively. For safety laboratory environment and to prevent laboratory accidents; chemical substances' properties, working principles for chemical substances' usage should be learnt. Aim of the present study was to analyze the effect of experiments which depend on…
Descriptors: Chemistry, Science Laboratories, Anxiety, Science Activities
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