Research reports prepared by the Department of Developing Educational Technologies and Projects, YEĞİTEK were presented to General Manager Bilal TIRNAKÇI and Heads of Departments of YEĞİTEK on 8 March 2017 at Fatih Meeting Hall of General Directorate of Innovation and Educational Technologies.

The presentations on topics such as “Evaluating the FATİH Project Trainings, “Measuring the Utility Level of Educational Informatics Network (EBA)”, “Evaluating The Use of Interactive Boards in Schools and Identifying Future Interactive Board Models” and “Digital Reading Culture of Teachers” began with the opening speech of The Head of Department, M. Hakan BÜCÜK. Then, Coordinator, Dr Cemalettin MADEN gave information about the research process.

Research titled “Evaluating the FATIH Project Trainings” prepared by Dr Ömür ÇOBAN, Ayşe SARAY and Ezgi ULUTAN provided information about evaluating the trainings provided to teachers within FATIH Project and placed suggestions on how to make future trainings more qualified and effective. Research titled “Measuring the Utility Level of Educational Informatics Network (EBA)” prepared by Dr Hülya BAL and M. Serpil BOZ assessed EBA in terms of utility and availability. In addition, it contained suggestions on what else future versions of EBA should contain.

Moreover, research titled “Evaluating the use of Interactive Boards in Schools and Identifying Future Interactive Board Models” prepared by Dr Nihan UÇAR SARIMANOĞLU and Şeyda KARABULUT provided information on the use of Interactive Boards installed in classrooms within FATİH Project. It included suggestion on future features to make it more user-friendly.

Lastly, research titled “Digital Reading Culture of Teachers” prepared by Dr Serap AKÇAOĞLU SAYDIM was presented. It provided information on features helping or preventing teachers use digital tools. It also contained suggestions on future features to generalise digital use more.