Gebze Public Education Center is a government institution. Our institution is located in Gebze in the northwest of Turkey, on the border of two big cities, Kocaeli and Istanbul. Gebze is a huge industrial town and it has a high rank of population and people migrate here from other regions of Turkey in order to get a job.
Our institution has 4 administrators, 7 teachers and 3 officers. Annually, we have around 1.000 courses and more than 30.000 adult students within our institution and in cooperation with other public and private institutions in our town. For our courses, we provide teachers and experts from other schools and institutions. We not only open courses for adults, but also manage open elementary school and open high school. We have around 7.250 active students in these schools.
Our building has 6 classrooms, 2 workshops, 5 administrative office, 1 teachers' room, 2 computer labs and 1 multi-purpose hall. Apart from our classes, we organize courses in any place convenient for education. We have a very wide range of courses, such as; ICT, foreign languages, Turkish for foreigners, literacy, handicraft, sports, family education, cooking, hunting, music, musical instruments, dressmaking, dancing, hairdressing etc.
Our specific expertise area is adult teaching. We provide many different courses for adults and also for people who are out of formal education. We help them improve themselves, have a better position in society and be prepared for life itself.