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Tortop, Hasan Said – Online Submission, 2016
Many educational tools that are recommended for the training of normal students are often encountered in programs that do not work very well and are subsequently abandoned. One of the important points that program developers should now consider is that teaching tools are presented in accordance with individual differences. It is seen that the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Problem Solving, Experiments, Teaching Methods
Tortop, Hasan Said – Online Submission, 2014
In this study, examining the effectiveness of in-service training for gifted education has been conducted. In the study, 30 Classroom, Science, Mathematics and Preschool teachers working at schools in different cities of Turkey, took part as volunteer participants. Moreover, some criteria were specified for determining the participants. In this…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Inservice Teacher Education, Academically Gifted, Case Studies
Tortop, Hasan Said – Online Submission, 2014
The aim of study is to investigate candidate teachers' metaphors about project concept in Turkey. Study group of research is 171 candidate teachers enrolled 2011-2012 educational terms one of the faculty of education in Turkey. Data was obtained from the candidate teachers' completion of the sentence "Project is like ..., because ...".…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Preservice Teachers, Student Attitudes, Qualitative Research
Tortop, Hasan Said – Online Submission, 2014
This study aimed at examining the predictors of quality of science fair (SF) projects in the light of pre-service teachers' evaluation of SF rubric' domains. These projects were selected by judges in A city for the A Regional Exhibition of Science and Mathematics Project Study for Primary School Students: The SF projects were evaluated by thirty…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Science Fairs, Student Projects, Scoring Rubrics
Tortop, Hasan Said – Online Submission, 2013
Science fair is an environment where students present their scientific research projects. Opinions of science teachers who participated as a mentor in science fair are important for determining of the science fair quality and its contribution of science education. The aim of study was to determine science teachers' views about the science fair at…
Descriptors: Scientific Research, Foreign Countries, Science Teachers, Elementary School Students
Tortop, Hasan Said – Online Submission, 2013
All over the world, studies related to design of appropriate educational programs for gifted students have been continuing. It is also important that these programs should be adapted to both realities of countries and developing educational technologies. In Turkey, the structure of The Education Program for the Gifted Students' Bridge with…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Academically Gifted, Educational Technology, Conferences (Gatherings)
Tortop, Hasan Said; Kunt, Kürsat – Online Submission, 2013
Gifted education is very important issue for the development of societies. This importance has been increased with opening of the Center for Science and Art in Turkey. These institutions provide with formal educational institutions coordination for development of gifted students. In this respect, primary school teachers' attitude towards gifted…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Gifted, Primary Education, Elementary School Teachers
Tortop, Hasan Said – Online Submission, 2012
Nowadays, leadership concept has changed into ability to work with team behaviour from doing something alone It is inevitable that school managements include their teachers to the leadership concept. Leadership of physics teachers who educate necessary individuals for developing society in views of technologically and scientifically is important.…
Descriptors: Physics, Science Teachers, Teacher Leadership, Teacher Burnout
Tortop, Hasan Said – Online Submission, 2012
Turkey is the one of the countries in the world which has potential of renewable energy resource because of its geographical position. However, being usage of renewable energy resources and applications (RERAs) is low, it shows that awareness and consciousness of RERAs is very low too. Education must play a key role in growing out of an energy…
Descriptors: High School Students, Interviews, Student Attitudes, Misconceptions
Tortop, Hasan Said – Online Submission, 2012
A field trip is an excursion by group of students with teachers to a place away from classroom such as natural field, science center, and zoo. So, it is an important tool for renewable energy education. This study was carried out to develop a new scale for measuring teacher attitudes towards the field trip. Teacher attitude scale towards the field…
Descriptors: Test Construction, Field Trips, Teacher Attitudes, Test Items