Year 2019, Volume 7 , Issue 13, Pages 171 - 182 2019-04-30

The Scale of Happiness Strategies for Childrens Used by Preschool Teachers
The Scale of Happiness Strategies for Childrens Used by Preschool Teachers

Özkan SAPSAĞLAM [1] , Ayça Bahar BAKKALOĞLU [2] , Ali ERYILMAZ [3]


The aim of this study is to develop a scale of subjective well-being strategies used by preschool teachers for pre-school education childrens. This study covers the 2018-2019 academic years. The research was conducted with the participation of pre-school teachers in Istanbul. 230 pre-school teachers participated in the study. In this study, the stages of scale development were followed. Firstly interviews were made with teachers. During the interviews, an information gathering tool was developed, including demographic information. The following steps were followed in the study: Creation of item pool, creation of the scale trial form, implementation of scales, item analysis, explanatory factor analysis, reliability. According to the results of the study, a three-dimensional scale was reached. Dimensions of the scale; positive relationships with childrens, to satisfy the wishes of the childrens and play the game with the childrens are called. In this process, studies can be carried out with this scale.

The aim of this study is to develop a scale of subjective well-being strategies used by preschool teachers for pre-school education childrens. This study covers the 2018-2019 academic years. The research was conducted with the participation of pre-school teachers in Istanbul. 230 pre-school teachers participated in the study. In this study, the stages of scale development were followed. Firstly interviews were made with teachers. During the interviews, an information gathering tool was developed, including demographic information. The following steps were followed in the study: Creation of item pool, creation of the scale trial form, implementation of scales, item analysis, explanatory factor analysis, reliability. According to the results of the study, a three-dimensional scale was reached. Dimensions of the scale; positive relationships with childrens, to satisfy the wishes of the childrens and play the game with the childrens are called. In this process, studies can be carried out with this scale.
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Primary Language en
Subjects Social
Published Date April
Journal Section Full Length Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-9965-5191
Author: Özkan SAPSAĞLAM (Primary Author)
Institution: YILDIZ TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-9124-8746
Author: Ayça Bahar BAKKALOĞLU
Institution: Ministry of Education
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-9301-5946
Author: Ali ERYILMAZ
Institution: YILDIZ TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF EDUCATION
Country: Turkey


Dates

Application Date : March 4, 2019
Acceptance Date : April 8, 2019
Publication Date : April 30, 2019

APA SAPSAĞLAM, Ö , BAKKALOĞLU, A , ERYILMAZ, A . (2019). The Scale of Happiness Strategies for Childrens Used by Preschool Teachers. Journal of Computer and Education Research , 7 (13) , 171-182 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/jcer/issue/44941/535593