General Purposes: To increase the academic and social success of disadvantaged children and young people with low vision who receive education in schools for the visually impaired, to minimize social cohesion problems and to contribute to being happy, productive and creative individuals in the society.
Results/Outcomes/Products: At Türkan Sabancı School for the Visually Impaired, a low vision support training workshop was established and training began. Teachers who have gained competence in using technological devices for people with low vision have been trained. Students with low vision gained the ability to use their current visual capacity at the highest level. At the end of the project, there was a significant increase in the academic achievement levels of students with low vision.
Contacts: (0216) 201 20 21
Name of the coordinator: Uskudar District Governorate
Location: Üsküdar/ Istanbul/ Turkey