Virtual teaching widens learning disparity between rich, poor Students
A quick look at the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic lockdown and its attendant challenges showed that it is currently expanding learning inequality in the country.
Ugwuanyi inaugurates ESUT Governing Board
Enugu Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on Tuesday inaugurated the reconstituted Governing Board of Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT), with Catholic Bishop, Prof. Godfrey Onah
Students displeased with lecturers teaching methodology
University students have expressed displeasure over the teaching style of some lecturers on their various campuses, alleging that they are responsible for the high rate of examination malpractice. Apart from poor teaching methods, the undergraduates also accused the university teachers of bringing disparity in the system by favouring some students who are willing to play…
Varsity teacher seeks execution of policy on teaching, learning of Nigerian languages
Lecturer of Igbo language, Department of Arts and Social Sciences Education, University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Afoma Okudo, has stressed the need for the implementation of policy
50,000 applicants for 1,000 teaching jobs in Lagos
Mr Suru Avoseh, a member, Lagos State Civil Service Commission, says no fewer than 50, 000 applicants had applied for one thousand vacant teaching jobs announced by the state government
Online coaching: Experienced professionals in surge-land!
We have all seen this happen to family members, colleagues, and friends, time and time again: corporate professionals, who after giving years of good performance are being laid off, as companies look to hire younger people at lower pay.
Union seeks more investment in teaching professionals
The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), has called on the three tiers of government to invest more in teaching professionals for the improved educational systems. The union, which said this on the sidelines of the just-celebrated World Teachers Day...
Re-introduction of history and matters arising
For almost a decade, the federal government has stopped the teaching of history in primary and secondary schools. It is not known what the impact of such a step would have been.
Administrator wants transformation of teaching profession
xecutive Administrator of The Foreshore School, Ikoyi, Lagos, Oyindamola Egbeyemi, has called on government at all levels to pay sufficient attention to the teaching profession, saying the country can only witness the transformation it desires in all sectors when it demonstrates great commitment to the noble career.
Firm unveils ‘Testmaster’ software to boost teaching, learning in schools
As part of efforts to prepare students for academic success and enhance their performance in examinations, Testmaster educational limited has launched a new software to enhance students’ performance in mathematics and enable them maximise their potentials. Chief Operations Officer and co-founder, Testmaster Educational Limited, Ofir Zukovsky said the app was created to support teachers’ efforts in preparing students…