Erzurum Provincial Directorate of National Education
Yeni Yönetim Caddesi Valilik Konağı Kat4 P.K. 25100 Yakutiye / ERZURUM, Erzurum, TURKIET
Erzurum Provincial Directorate of National Education is the provincial (local) education authority in charge of implementing education policies of the government monitored by the Ministry of National Education all around the province. The directorate is also in charge of directing, supervising, investigating the works of the 20 district directories. There are about 1300 schools/educational organisations throughout the province and more than 11,000 teachers work at these institutions. In each district.
The core responsibility of the directorate is to enhance the quality of the education with a wide range of routine works from teacher assignments to constructional activities, teacher training activities to financial support. Having such a wide selection of tasks, the directorate is divided into several departments such as primary education department, secondary education department, and vocational education department etc.
As learning becomes a vital need for mankind even after finishing formal education process, educational authorities bring new concepts to our lives such as learning to learn or lifelong learning. In this case, the directorate plays a key role to organize lifelong learning programmes.