Year 2017, Volume 5 , Issue 1, Pages 37 - 54 2017-03-06

Examination of Science and Technology Teachers’ Attitude and Opinions Related Giftedness and Gifted Education in Turkey

Kürşat KUNT [1] , Hasan Said TORTOP [2]


In this study, it is aimed to examine the Science and Technology teachers’ attitude and views related giftedness and gifted education. This research used both qualitative and quantitative research designs, is a mixed pattern research. The study group of the research consists of 111 Science and Technology teachers in the academic year 2011-2012 in the province of A. These participants were applied Teacher Attitude Scale towards Gifted Education (TASGE) as collection of quantitative data. For obtaining qualitative data, semi-structured interview was used with four science and technology teachers. For the analysis of quantitative data, percentage, frequency, t-test and analysis of variance were used. The data obtained from the interview were subjected to content analysis. As a result, science and technology teachers' attitudes towards gifted education were found to be slightly above the undecided attitude. In addition, science and technology teachers stated that supportive education for gifted children in Science and Art Centers (SACs) was insufficient and they adequately could not cooperated with this institution.

gifted education, science education, science curriculum, science and art centers
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Primary Language en
Journal Section Gifted Education
Authors

Author: Kürşat KUNT (Primary Author)
Institution: Doğa College, Isparta
Country: Turkey


Author: Hasan Said TORTOP
Institution: İSTANBUL AYDIN ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date : March 6, 2017

Bibtex @research article { jegys431812, journal = {Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists}, issn = {}, eissn = {2149-360X}, address = {editorjegys@gmail.com}, publisher = {Genç Bilge Yayıncılık}, year = {2017}, volume = {5}, pages = {37 - 54}, doi = {}, title = {Examination of Science and Technology Teachers’ Attitude and Opinions Related Giftedness and Gifted Education in Turkey}, key = {cite}, author = {Kunt, Kürşat and Tortop, Hasan Said} }
APA Kunt, K , Tortop, H . (2017). Examination of Science and Technology Teachers’ Attitude and Opinions Related Giftedness and Gifted Education in Turkey . Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists , 5 (1) , 37-54 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/jegys/issue/37330/431812
MLA Kunt, K , Tortop, H . "Examination of Science and Technology Teachers’ Attitude and Opinions Related Giftedness and Gifted Education in Turkey" . Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists 5 (2017 ): 37-54 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/jegys/issue/37330/431812>
Chicago Kunt, K , Tortop, H . "Examination of Science and Technology Teachers’ Attitude and Opinions Related Giftedness and Gifted Education in Turkey". Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists 5 (2017 ): 37-54
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ISNAD Kunt, Kürşat , Tortop, Hasan Said . "Examination of Science and Technology Teachers’ Attitude and Opinions Related Giftedness and Gifted Education in Turkey". Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists 5 / 1 (March 2017): 37-54 .
AMA Kunt K , Tortop H . Examination of Science and Technology Teachers’ Attitude and Opinions Related Giftedness and Gifted Education in Turkey. JEGYS. 2017; 5(1): 37-54.
Vancouver Kunt K , Tortop H . Examination of Science and Technology Teachers’ Attitude and Opinions Related Giftedness and Gifted Education in Turkey. Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists. 2017; 5(1): 37-54.