Nazmi Arıkan, the famous educator and founder of the Science Courses, was killed. It was claimed that Arıkan's farm in Gallipoli was raided and he and his driver died in a knife attack. Speaking to Cumhuriyet on the subject, Gelibolu Mayor Mustafa Özacar confirmed the news of his death.
WHO IS NAZMI ARIKAN?
Arıkan was born in the village of Salur in the Sorgun district of Yozgat.
He studied primary and secondary school in Salur village. He graduated from Tokat Teachers' School and became a classroom teacher. He studied at Gazi Education Institute and received his physics teaching diploma. While teaching at MEF Classroom, he studied Mechanical Engineering at Istanbul Technical University (ITU).
He taught at the Bolu Teachers' School for a year and then moved on to private tutoring.
In 1997, he took over the Science Center Classroom. The classroom, which was purchased as a single branch, reached 2012 branches in Istanbul and 25 branches throughout Turkey in 80. He opened the Science Schools in 2011.