Accreditations, Authorizations and Memberships
Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE)
Cambridge Assessment International Education offers international qualifications that are recognized by the world’s best universities and employers, giving students a wide range of options in their education and career. The Cambridge curriculum helps students develop a passion for lifelong learning with a well balanced course selection that encourages students to be confident, responsible, reflective, innovative and engaged.
MEF IS – Izmir has been authorized since 2007.
CIS (Council of International Schools)
CIS is a leader of school evaluation and accreditation worldwide. The agency provides a unique international accreditation with a focus on student learning and global citizenship.
The accreditation process drives a school’s continuous improvement, through:
- rigorous evaluation against internationally-agreed standards
- a blend of support and challenge, focused on a school’s development
- a peer-based model that brings together international educators from across the world of CIS-Accredited schools
MEF IS – Izmir is currently a member of CIS and is undergoing evaluation to be an accredited school.
NEASC (New England Association of Schools and Colleges)
NEASC, recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, is a prestigious accreditation body. Accreditation by this agency aids in having our graduate’ diplomas recognized when students apply for American Universities.
The NEASC accreditation process encourages school improvement through a process of continuous Self-Reflection and peer review. The award of NEASC accredited status indicates that the member school has achieved high standards of professional performance and is committed to continuing growth and development.
MEF IS – Izmir is currently a member school and is undergoing evaluation to be an accredited school.
The IPC is the International Primary Curriculum for children aged 5 – 11 years old. It is used by over 730 schools in 92 countries worldwide. It is a comprehensive, thematic, creative curriculum, with a clear process of learning and specific learning goals for every subject. It also develops international mindedness and encourages personal learning.
At MEFIS – Izmir, non-core subjects are studied in a trans-disciplinary manner using the International Primary Curriculum, which correlates with the Cambridge curriculum.