The Research Institute for Learner Autonomy Education (RILAE) was established in April 2017 as part of the Self-Access Learning Center (SALC) at Kanda University of International Studies (KUIS). Its aim is to promote research, professional development, and best practice in developing lifelong autonomous learning.
Research Institute for Learner Autonomy Education (RILAE)
Self-Access Learning Center (SALC)
Kanda University of International Studies
Category Archives: Autonomy
Purpose: To determine the degree to which the target individuals perceive people in positions of authority–their teachers, managers, health care providers, or coaches–to be autonomy-supportive. Sources: http://selfdeterminationtheory.org/perceived-autonomy-support/ http://youthrex.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/LCQ-TM.pdf
Purpose: To determine trait autonomy based on three theoretically derived subscales assessing authorship/self-congruence, interest-taking, and low susceptibility to control. Source: http://selfdeterminationtheory.org/iaf/
Purpose: To assess individual differences in the types of motivation or regulation. Sources: http://selfdeterminationtheory.org/self-regulation-questionnaires/ https://casaa.unm.edu/inst/SelfRegulation%20Questionnaire%20(SRQ).pdf
Purpose: To measure awareness of independent learning. Sources: http://dergipark.gov.tr/download/article-file/296790 Elshout-Mohr, M., J. Meijer, M.M. van Daalen-Kapteijns, and W. Meeus. 2003. A self-report inventory for metacognition related to academic tasks. Amsterdam: University of Amsterdam, SCO-Kohnstamm Instituut.
Purpose: To measure teachers’ internal sense of autonomy and how teachers express their autonomy to others. Source: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0013164493053003017
Purpose: To better understand an individual’s level of autonomy as a learner. Source: http://www.hrdenterprises.com/inventory.html
Purpose: To determine students’ autonomy level. Source: http://www.innovationinteaching.org/autonomyscale.docx