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Unpacking the inequality among Turkish schools: findings from PISA 2006
The study investigates the effects of certain school characteristics on students’ mathematics performances in Turkey in the PISA 2006 while controlling for family background and demographic characteristics. Three models ...
Expanding educational access in Eastern Turkey: a new initiative
(Pergamon Press, 2010)
The Eastern Anatolian project extends opportunity and access to quality education. The study examines the selection and learning systems adopted within the framework of gender equity, family background and higher order ...
Developing students for university through an international high school program in Turkey
This article explores the readiness and development for universities of students who have been educated through an international program in Turkey. It compares the academic performance and skills of students who attended ...
Forms of support and challenges to developing international-mindedness: a comparative case study within a national and an international school in Turkey
This paper uses mixed methods to explore perceptions of international-mindedness within two case study schools in Istanbul, Turkey: a national school with mostly Turkish students and an international school with students ...
Student perceptions of successful learning support for an international high school programme: a comparative case study in Turkey
This study used comparative case study methodology to investigate student perceptions of different programmes that prepare them for a challenging high school education programme: the International Baccalaureate Diploma ...