In today’s world, education is one of the most important things for development of a country. If a country’s education system works good, the country develops well, because a good education system provides a country more qualified persons. Turkey is one of the developing countries. Education in Turkey has been neither well enough nor improving. It has been deteriorating for a number of reasons.
First, the educational facilities pose many problems in Turkey. There are old equipments in schools such as boards, chairs. Not only old equipments but also lacking of equipments is a big problem. Only a few of schools have computers in Turkey and this is a big drawback for education. In addition to all of these, another reason is old facilities. School buildings, windows, lavatories are old and dirty, and they don’t motivate both students and teachers.
Another reason for deterioration of education is the attitudes of adults. In Turkey most of the teachers are not young. They are tired and frustrated. Therefore, they are angry and intolerant. Some of the teachers don’t want work any more, they are just working for money. They are not idealist. These kind of teachers don’t interested in self-development and consequently they just use old style of teaching. Not only some teachers, also some parents affect education badly. They are demanding, and uncooperative, and bad example to their children.
Finally, the students are also part of the problem. Some students’ attitudes are negative. They don’t like working, doing homework. They are affected by the general social degeneration. They are rude to their teachers. Not only themselves, but also environment prevent them. With regard to developing technologies, students have a lot of things to deal with. They wasting their times with their PCs, internet, and cellphones. Chatting on internet, playing computer games or text messaging with friends are easier and more entertainment then working and doing...