Completed Research Projects
Funded by International Play Association (IPA) involving six countries (Turkey, India, Nepal, Lebanon, Thailand, Japan). Data gathering in the neighborhoods of Istanbul where children experience prejudice, violence and economic hardship. For more information http://ipaworld.org/what-we-
The project was developed to engage teachers at different levels to develop equal relationships in the contexts of school. The variety of intra and interpersonal social and emotional skills were studied throughout the project in the forms of seminars and discussion groups. For more information http://www.
The purpose of the study was to develop Turkish Sign Language (TID) materials to help Deaf children learn TID. The product of the study could be reached at http://www.ilkisarettid.boun.
International Learning and Innovation in Teacher Education (ILITE)
The aim was to develop positive classroom culture through advancing teachers’ socio-emotional skills while helping teachers use positive techniques to manage children’s behaviors.
The aim of the research project was to investigate the relationship among the types of preschools, parents’ views of quality, children’s development.