TED Istanbul College Foundation
Founded in 1998, TED Istanbul Koleji currently has 1,277 students
split into kindergarten, primary and middle grades, K-8 and high school,
preparatory plus 9-11, and operates within a dual-language environment
of Turkish and English.
The TED initials represent 'Turkish Education Association' which
was founded in 1928 by ATATÜRK, the founder of Turkish Republic,
for the purpose of establishing high standard education for the
children of the new and promising republic; with emphasis on teaching
Embracing the slogan 'the school of learners', the administrators,
teachers and students form a community dedicated to lifetime learning
and service. The faculty consists of highly qualified national as
well as foreign-hired teachers. In-service training is considered
as essential and the faculty strives for excellence by improving
and updating its interactive teaching methods.
TED Istanbul Koleji,TED Istanbul College Foundation follows an
enhanced Turkish national education system curriculum and focuses
on achieving high academic standards and helping make a better world
for its students and its students making the world better for everyone
within and outside the national boundaries. The program of studies
and the curricula implemented at TED Istanbul Koleji promote thinking
skills and learning how to learn.
The TED Istanbul College Foundation school considers intellectual,
social, physical, moral and aesthetic growth as inherent qualities
of any educational policy. In recognition of this, it provides its
students with a wide range of extra-curricular activities. Athletics,
folk-dancing, drama, MUN are a few of the offerings available to
students at age-appropriate levels.
TED Istanbul Koleji, TED Istanbul College Foundation occupies an
area of approximately 40,000 square meters and is located on the
Asian side of Istanbul. In addition to the promotion of academic
excellence, the TED Istanbul College Board has promoted an environment
which represents a state-of-the-art endeavor with its ongoing development
of grounds, technical installations, basic furnishings and services
such as, transportation, food, health and maintenance.