Disparity in unity schools’ cut-off marks as an albatross
A young girl seeking admission into any of the country’s 104 Federal Government Colleges (Unity Schools) from Anambra State must score 139 points out of a possible 300 to stand a chance of being taken.
How Nigeria’s tertiary institutions can survive, says Bogoro, ex -TETFund chief
Former Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Abuja, professor Suleiman Elias Bogoro has posited that for the nation’s public universities to survive, they must adopt the non budgetary funding option.
Retelling lecture is more effective in learning, retention, study claims
He explained that when students are given information and are allowed to tell someone about it immediately, they recall the details better and longer, a strategy which could be a plus during examination or test.
Parents prefer immediate income to skill acquisition by pupils, says Akin-Jimoh
The YEF boss deplored increased cases of abuse on the girl child in the process of hawking and trading and appealed to parents to reorientate our young people and change their perception about earning income.
Four get N3m scholarship at Mind Builders School
The management of Mind Builders School, Lagos State, has awarded scholarship worth N3m to four of its new students to cover part of their tuition fees for their six-year secondary education.
Don raises the alarm over gaseous industrial wastes
Oki, while delivering the third in the series of Inaugural lectures of the institution said unless mopping up devices are promptly devised and applied for use, man’s extinction on earth may be imminent.
Is FG’s school feeding a ruse or relief for pupils, parents?
Six-year-old Ekene, a primary one pupil of Community Primary School, Awka South, in Anambra State, has a smile that could light up a stadium at night. It is the day government...
Future learning and the Nigerian educational system
Amidst increasing global technological advancement, experts have warned that future learning may be predicated on digital, multimedia and mobile contents...