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Next Istanbul IN meeting on June 1st, 2013 Asian Side

Topic: Standardized Testing: Cracking the IELTS Mystery Location: Viktor Levi Sarap Evi, Kadikoy, Asian Side Saturday, June 1st from 3:30 pm – 6 pm Our very own Magi Ridley will be helping us understand the in’s and out’s of the … Continue reading

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Next Istanbul IN Meeting on Thursday, April 18th

On April 18th, 2013 the Istanbul Instructors’ Network will have our third meeting and speaker in KURUÇEŞME at İncirli Şaraphane (just across from Galatasaray Island and near the first bridge and Robert College/Boğaziçi University). 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Here’s a review: http://www.timeoutistanbul.com/en/fooddrink/venue/10684/%C4%B0ncirli-%C5%9Earaphane Topic: Using … Continue reading

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Another successful Istanbul IN event!

Thanks to everyone who came out to Viktor Levi last night for the event! And a special thanks to Nicole Incel, Suzanne Borgen and Vivian Huizenga, for their interesting and informative presentations about serving students with learning disabilities. Look forward … Continue reading

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Next Istanbul IN Meeting – Asian Side – February 15th, 2013

On February 15th, Istanbul IN will welcome Vivian Huizenga, M.Sc., who works with IICS  and Suzanne Borgen, M.Ed and Nicole Incel, M.Sc., who work with MEF International Schools. The topic of the session will be “Serving students with learning disabilities/differences.” … Continue reading

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First Istanbul IN Speaker! December 14th, 2012 from 6-8 p.m. in Taksim

This Friday, December 14th, we are hosting Ilkem Kayican as our speaker. She is the head of the Writing Center at Bilgi University and will be talking about “The Challenges of Teaching Writing in Turkey.” Ilkem Kayican graduated from Ege … Continue reading

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Topics of interest collected at the second Istanbul IN meeting

After a successful first meeting on the European side, we had a second meet and greet on the Asian side, where we collected the following topics of interest for future speaker ideas. The speaker series will start the second Friday … Continue reading

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Second Istanbul IN meeting on October 12th, 2012 on the Asian Side!

After a successful first meeting where we gathered some great ideas for future topics and speakers, we’ll be having this month’s meeting on the Asian side at Viktor Levi Sarap Evi this Friday! The next meeting will be with a … Continue reading

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Outcomes from the first Istanbul IN meeting!

We had a great first meeting September 14th. Thanks to everyone who came and shared experience and ideas. A good first step towards building a strong community of practice.  The ideas we discussed in the small groups were very interesting … Continue reading

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Successful Istanbul IN inaugural meeting! September 14th, 2012

On September 14th, 2012 Istanbul IN had it’s first meeting. We had a great turnout of all different instructors from all areas of education, from primary to secondary to university, private, corporate and education leadership. It was great to meet … Continue reading

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First meeting scheduled for September 14th, 2012 in Taksim.

The first meeting of the newly minted “Istanbul IN” (Istanbul Instructors’ Network) will be Friday, September 14th, 2012. All instructors who live and work in Istanbul – from primary to secondary to university to corporate – are welcome! 

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