Meeting with Generation Z

Having reached the age to say ‘The new generation is like that , like this, etc.’ I am concerned about the generation difference issue. Throughout the School Experience course, I have had the chance to observe children born after 2000. All I can say is that they are different from my generation. Obviously, this not…

Okula Yüz Verin by Ayşegül Özdemir

As you know, for the Community Service course, students have to be a volunteer for some projects like EngelsizDersane, Hazırlık, etc. and Okula Yüz Verin is one of these projects. Here is the story of the project: A few years ago, some of the people from ODTÜ Mezunlar Derneği came up with the idea that…

Students with Rainbows in their Eyes

Shhh… Silence…shh…You hear it? You hear it as well? Yes? No? You say no? Shh… you are not listening well enough… I know you can do it… Try a little bit harder… All you need is a little bit more concentration… Just turn off all the other voices in your head …Then you will be…

Social Stratification And Education Opportunities

First of all, I believe that social stratification plays a crucial role in determining whether children reach out to the higher levels of education in their future lives or not. I do not think it is a high probability that children who come from extremely poor families can always get the chance to continue with…

A Lesson Plan to Teach Reported Speech

by Didem Uluergüven Hi everybody, I am a senior student at FLE Department and unfortunately I will graduate soon 😦  I wish with my whole heart that I could go back to my freshmen years and ‘live’ METU again and again. My first suggestion to you would be: “Make good use of each and every…