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Institutional Information: , Department Of Elementary Education, Primary Education
Research Areas: Teacher Training For Primary School, Teacher Training For Elementary Sch. Edu. in Mathematics, Teacher Training




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Dr. Kübra Çelikdemir completed her doctorate in Mathematics Education at the Middle East Technical University in 2018. Her doctoral thesis delved into the analysis of preservice mathematics teachers' noticing skills and professional identities, employing a video case-based community approach.

Dr. Çelikdemir holds a bachelor's degree in Elementary Mathematics Education and a master's degree in Secondary Education Science and Mathematics Education, both from the Middle East Technical University. During her postgraduate studies, she concentrated on international assessment and comparative mathematics education.

Professional Journey:

Since February 2021, Dr. Çelikdemir has been contributing to the TEDU Department of Elementary Education - Primary Education program as an assistant professor. Her career began as an Educational Designer in an education company situated in METU Technopolis. During her doctoral education, she served as a research assistant at both METU and Gazi University. Throughout this period, she actively participated in numerous national and international projects, showcasing her dedication as a scholar and researcher. From 2018 to 2021, she served as an Education Specialist at the Turkish Education Association think tank, TEDMEM.

Research Focus:

Dr. Çelikdemir's research interests encompass a diverse range of areas, including mathematics education, teacher education, international exams such as PISA & TIMSS, and the Turkish education system. Her commitment to these fields underscores her comprehensive understanding and contribution to the educational landscape.