Professional Commitment of Secondary School Teachers in relation to their Self-Efficacy

  • Hadiya Habib Research Scholar, Department of Education, University of Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Keywords: Professional Commitment, Self Efficacy, Seconday School Teacher

Abstract

In the present investigation, an attempt has been made to study and compare the Professional Commitment of secondary school teachers, to study and compare the Self-efficacy of secondary school teachers and to find out the relationship between Professional Commitment and Self-efficacy of secondary school teachers. A sample of 100 teacher educators working in government schools of district Ganderbal was selected through Purposive sampling technique. Professional Commitment Scale for teacher educators by Sood (2011) and Teacher Self-efficacy scale by Ralf Schwarzer, Gerdamarie S.Schmitz and Gary T. Dayter (1999) were used for data collection. Mean, SD and t-test were used to compare the professional commitment of male and female secondary school teachers and to compare self-efficacy of male and female secondary school teachers. Pearson’s correlation was applied to find out the relationship between Professional Commitment and Self-efficacy of secondary school teachers. The findings of the study revealed that female secondary school teachers have higher professional commitment as compare as to male secondary school teachers. No significant difference was found in the Self-efficacy of secondary school teachers and significant positive correlation was found between Professional Commitment and Self-efficacy of secondary school teachers.

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2019-07-01
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Habib, H. (2019). Professional Commitment of Secondary School Teachers in relation to their Self-Efficacy. Shanlax International Journal of Arts, Science and Humanities, 7(1), 35-38. https://doi.org/10.34293/sijash.v7i1.420
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