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 achieved accredited status in January 2019.
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 of NEASC and achieved accredited status in January 2019.
ECIS (The Educational Collaborative for International Schools)
ECIS provides services to support professional development, curriculum and instruction, leadership and good governance in international schools around the world. ECIS creates opportunities for education and dialogue, encourages alliances with other organizations, and acts as a catalyst for the advancement of international education. ECIS members and affiliate members serve and support member schools through an ongoing process of professional renewal characterized and facilitated by networking, research, sharing and collegiality.
MEF IS Izmir has been a member since 2019.