Conceptualization of theory in English language teaching by student teachers and practicing teachers

Gümüşok, Fatma
Daloğlu, Ayşegül


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The role of teachers in education is widely acknowledged in educational studies that routinely find that quality of teaching is fundamental to student success. Accordingly, this study set out to examine and describe the professional development of teachers in countries where students perform better in the PISA assessment, namely, Finland, Estonia, Japan, Singapore, and China. Data were obtained from primary sources and compared using Bereday's method. The general structure and systems used for professional ...
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Teacher cognition and teacher action are two interrelated concepts of teaching and thus ought to be studied together in-depth to understand the nature of teaching and its effect on educational achievement. Examining the relationship between language teachers' cognitions and their actions has the potential to inform and guide current and future instructional practices in language teaching settings. From this point forth, this correlational study aims to answer in what way language teachers' language learning...
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The purpose of this study was to examine novice EFL teachers' beliefs about teaching and learning, and the relationship between their beliefs and classroom practices. Nine non-native novice EFL teachers teaching at a private university in Northern Cyprus participated in this nine month long study. Data collection consisted of semi-structured interviews, classroom observations, post-lesson reflection forms, and stimulated recall interviews. The findings of the study showed that novice teachers' previous expe...
An Exploratory case study of pre-service EFL teachers' sense of efficacy beliefs and perceptions of mentoring practices during practice teaching
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Although practice teaching is a central component of teacher education, there are still a number of organizational and practical problems encountered which have attracted considerable research. For instance, the nature of the relationship among pre-service and cooperating teachers; how this relationship plays a role in shaping pre-service teachers’ learning to teach during practice teaching are issues we still know little about (Borg, 2011). In order to understand the interwoven relationship between experie...
The effects of teacher-centered and learner-centered teaching on practice teaching of prospective physical education teachers
İnce, Mustafa Levent; Ok, Ahmet; Department of Educational Sciences (2002)
The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of teacher-centered (TC) and learner-centered (LC) teaching methods on physical education value orientations, teaching style preferences, classroom interaction patterns, and teaching effectiveness of prospective physical education teachers in practice teaching. In order to achieve this goal, 32 senior physical education prospective teachers were randomly assigned into TC and LC groups prior to teaching methods course. In the teaching methods course, the T...
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F. Gümüşok and A. Daloğlu, “Conceptualization of theory in English language teaching by student teachers and practicing teachers,” Journal of Language and Linguistic Studies, pp. 1–17, 2018, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: