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Pre-service elementary teachers' understandings of graphs
(Eurasia Publishing House, 2011)
Choosing graphs to display quantitative information is a component of graph sense. An important aspect of pre-service elementary teachers' content knowledge; ability to choose appropriate graphs in applied contexts is ...
Curriculum reform in Turkish teacher education: attitudes of teacher educators towards change in an EU candidate nation
Educational development is one way through which Turkey enhances progress towards its social goals and prepares itself for European Union membership. A major effort to upgrade the Turkish educational system was made through ...
Service projects and women's agency in Salalah, Oman: a portrait of pre-service Dhofari English teachers
This research examines the service learning activities and written discourse of pre-service teachers from a cohort of 50 young women who were among the first generation in their community to complete a local university ...
Teacher education accreditation in Turkey: the creation of a culture of quality
Turkey’s experience in developing and piloting accreditation criteria and national standards for teacher education is examined. The full implementation of an accreditation process for teacher education programs was not ...
Restructuring reforms in Turkish teacher education: modernization and development in a dynamic environment
The paper examines the effectiveness of recent reforms in teacher education in Turkey, specifically the restructuring of programmes in university faculties of education. It first, briefly, sets the reforms of the 1990s ...
Promoting field trip confidence: teachers providing insights for pre-service education
Pre-service teachers need experiences in practical matters as a part of field trip preparations programmes. For 14 years, a private, non-profit university in Turkey has involved pre-service teachers in field trip planning, ...