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Turkey continues to provide free education to Syrian students

The Turkish Education Minister has said that 483,000 Syrian school pupils are being educated in the country’s schools. In an exclusive interview with Anadolu Agency, Ismet Yilmaz said that this was over half of the total number of Syrian refugee

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Upcoming curriculum reform in Turkey

The Turkish Education Ministry is preparing to reform the country’s education curriculum across all levels. It’s a large project and more than 50 different curricula will be taken into account. The aim is to simplify the current content, whilst encouraging

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Turkey provides education for 330,000 Syrian refugee students

The Turkish Education Minister has criticised European politicians’ claims on education Syrian refugees. Speaking this week at the Council of Europe Conference of Education Minsters, Nabi Avcı said that, collectively, European countries were educating 300,000 refugee children – while Turkey

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Turkey’s edtech FATIH project is recognised

The Council of Europe has commended Turkey’s project to put technology in the hands of students. The Movement to Enhance Opportunities and Improve Technology project (FATIH Project) aims to transforms Turkey’s classrooms with technology-led learning. It is currently one of

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