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A Comparative Investigation of Environmental Behaviors of Gifted Students and Their Peers

Gökhan Sontay, Murat Gökdere, Erdoğan Usta.

Abstract
The main purpose of this study was to compare gifted and non-gifted students’ behaviors to-wards environment. The sample of the study consisted of 364 sixth, seventh and eighth grad-ers attending six different middle schools in the city of Amasya and 34 gifted sixth, seventh and eighth graders attending the Amasya Science and Art Center in Turkey. Data was collected through a 12-item “Environmental Behavior Scale (EBS)” developed by the researchers. In-dependent samples t-test was used to compare scores. The findings showed that gifted stu-dents were superior to their peers in terms of showing positive environmental behaviors.

Key words: gifted students, environmental liter-acy, environmental behavior


 
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Gökhan Sontay| Murat Gökdere| Erdoğan Usta (2014) A Comparative Investigation of Environmental Behaviors of Gifted Students and Their Peers. Talent, 4 (2), 90-106.