An assessment of Web based training a a tool for corporate training information technology organizations in Turkey

Baykal, Selin


An evaluation of the environmental literacy of preservice teachers in Turkey through Rasch analysis
Teksöz, Gaye; Yılmaz Tüzün, Özgül; Öztekin, Ceren (Informa UK Limited, 2014-03-04)
The purpose of this study was to make use of proposed definitions of environmental literacy to (1) guide the application of Rasch analysis and (2) utilize the developed instrumentation to further inform the work of environmental educators. A total of 2311 preservice teachers attending Faculty of Education departments of four public universities located in the capital city of Turkey provided data for this study. The instrument used included a knowledge scale, an attitude scale, an attitude towards environmen...
An Assessment of Turkish Young Pupils' Environmental Literacy: A nationwide survey
Erdogan, Mehmet; Ok, Ahmet (Informa UK Limited, 2011-01-01)
The purpose of this nationwide survey was to assess young Turkish pupils' environmental literacy (EL) level by considering six EL components. The sample of the study comprised of 2,412 fifth graders selected from 78 elementary schools (26 private and 52 public) in 26 provinces of Turkey. Data were obtained through the use of an elementary school environmental literacy instrument (ESELI) including five parts and total of 75 items. The results revealed that the composite EL score of the students was found to ...
An Assessment of Factors Related to Science Achievement of Turkish Students
Kalender, Ilker; Berberoglu, Giray (Informa UK Limited, 2009-01-01)
In this study, a hypothesised model with latent variables such as socio-economic status, students' perception of success and interest in different subject matter areas, out-of-school activities, and classroom teaching learning activities in relation to science achievement of the students was tested via linear structural modelling. The data come from the Student Assessment Program-2002 conducted by the Ministry of National Education in Turkey. The results obtained in a sample of 29,911 students indicated tha...
A survey on Turkish elementary school students' environmental friendly behaviours and associated variables
Alp, Elvan; Ertepınar, Hamide; Tekkaya, Ceren; YILMAZ, AYHAN (Informa UK Limited, 2008-01-01)
This study investigated elementary school students' environmental knowledge and attitudes, the effects of sociodemographic variables on environmental knowledge and attitudes, and how self-reported environmentally friendly behaviour is related to environmental knowledge, behavioural intentions, environmental affects, and the students' locus of control. Data were gathered by administration of the Children's Environmental Attitudes and Knowledge Scale and Locus of Control scale to 1140 students from 18 randoml...
An analysis of course characteristics, learner characteristics, and certification rates in MITx MOOCs
Cagiltay, Nergiz Ercil; Çağıltay, Kürşat; Çelik, Berkan (Athabasca University Press, 2020-01-01)
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), capable of providing free (or low cost) courses for millions of learners anytime and anywhere, have gained the attention of researchers, educational institutions, and learners worldwide. Even though they provide several benefits, there are still some criticisms of MOOCs. For instance, MOOCs' high dropout rates or predominantly elite participation are considered to be important problems. In order to develop solutions for these problems, a deeper understanding of MOOCs is ...
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S. Baykal, “An assessment of Web based training a a tool for corporate training information technology organizations in Turkey,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2003.