Breaking Barriers

II Meeting Adana Turkey


Sunday (Feb. 6, 2011)


- 10:00 Excursion to Tarsus (St. Paul's Tarsus in Bible)

- St. Paul's Well and Old Town

- Covered Bazaar

- Tarsus Waterfall

- Cleopatra's Gate

- Historic Mosques

- Lunch at Local Restaurant

-Back to Adana and Adana Walking Tour

- Dinner at a local Restaurant


Monday (Feb. 07, 2012)

Project Meeting

Morning Session

09:30 Welcome Remarks (Cavidan & Eeva)

09:45 Progress of the Project in Partner Institutions - Part I


Finland, Estonia, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Turkey (15" each partner)

11:15 Coffee Break

11:30 Discussion on BDA checklist and its adaptation

12:00 Lunch (On Campus)

Afternoon Session

13:30 Progress of the Project in Partner Institutions - Part II

Communication System, Website, Logo, Internal Evaluation

15:00 Coffee Break

15:30 Future plans

16:00 Overall Discussion

19:00 Dinner at a Local Restaurant


Tuesday (Feb. 08, 2011)

Regional Seminar

First Session

09:30 Welcome and Opening - Introduction of all the people and organization (Finland)

09:45 Partner Presentations on their local conditions (Finland, Estonia, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Turkey)

11:00 Coffee Break

Second Session

11:15 What is Dyslexia and Learning Difficulty?  (Eeva - Finland)

    Neuropsychological views on learning (Hatice - Turkey

12:00  Lunch Break (On Campus)

Third Session

13:30 Divergent Learner? (Hasan - Turkey)

14:00 Peer Learning Technique.

14:30 Coffee Break

15:00 Peer Group as a Model for Teaching Dyslexic Adults and Learning as a Dyslexic Adult (Irma - Finland) 

16:00 Overall Evaluation and the end of the Seminar

19:00 Dinner at Hilton Hotel