|Bilgi University Sociology and Education Implementation and Research Center: Equal Participation in Education|
Grantee: Bilgi University Sociology and Education Implementation and Research Center
Purpose: Fighting discrimination against persons with disabilities in the education system
Grant Amount: 127,000 TL
Project Partner: Education Reform Initiative, Social Rights and Research AssociationPeriod: 15 July 2016 – 14 July 2017
People with disabilities face discriminationin all phases of education system (enrollment, classrooms, etc). The contents of textbooks also reinforce the negative perception against persons with disabilities. Teachers need guidance and materials to handle the issue of discrimination in the classroom.