In addition to computers, students of today often have access to such tech as smart boards and tablets as learning aids. In fact, technology has become so integrated into education that many are looking to once-futuristic, now realistic tech such as augmented and virtual realities (AR and VR) to lead the way in the next-generation [...]
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Wherever we are, we’d all like to think our classrooms are “intellectually active” places. Progressive learning (like our 21st Century Model, for example) environments. Highly-effective and conducive to student-centered learning. But what does that mean? The reality is, there is no single answer because teaching and learning are awkward to consider as single events or individual “things.” This [...]
ELearning Trends: Which You Should Definitely Follow Teaching methods have changed drastically over the years; from traditional classrooms and online webinars to high-tech methods using Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Augmented Reality (AR). Naturally, most eLearning entrepreneurs fancy jumping onto the bandwagon. Technology like this seems to be the silver bullet right now, but it’ll be [...]
The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mrs Adebunmi Adekanye, has advised the pupils against using examination malpractice as shortcuts, describing it as a long route to success. Speaking at an examination malpractice awareness workshop for public secondary school pupils held at the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) Hall Tuesday last week, [...]
‘Google brain’ implants could mean end of school as anyone will be able to learn anything instantly!Passnownow2019-11-13T02:13:44+01:00
An expert believes that within the next 20 years, our heads will be boosted with special implants so 'you won’t need to memorize anything' “GOOGLE brain” implants could mean the end of school – as anyone will be able to learn anything instantly, says an artificial intelligence expert. Nikolas Kairinos, founder and CEO of Fountech.ai, [...]
A 15-year-old boy, Ekele Franklin, from Imo has emerged the overall best candidate in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME), conducted between April 11 and April 15. Franklin, who made University of Lagos his first choice, scored 347. Ishaq Oloyede, Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), disclosed this at a [...]
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation board board just released the results of the 2019 UTME. To check, the board has advised candidates to use the phone numbers they used to register to text 'RESULT' to 55019. The 2019 UTME was held from April 11 to April 18 with over 1.8 million registered candidates. The board’s [...]
If you ask a student what makes him or her successful in school, you probably won’t hear about some fantastic new book or video lecture series. Most likely you will hear something like, “It was all Mr. Jones. He just never gave up on me.” What students take away from a successful education usually centers [...]
For those interested and those who know people who are taking part in the examination, the National Examinations Council (NECO) June/July SENIOR SCHOOL CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (INTERNAL) timetable is out. The NECO 2019 timetable is a very valuable asset for all the candidates and teachers preparing their students for the June/July SSCE. It allows candidates to know exactly [...]
Education is way more than sitting in a classroom. Unfortunately, it is often the same old story. Go to school. Read, write, learn math, history, science, and the searing pain of social rejection. Go home. Forget everything you learned. While having a specific course for each of these ‘subjects’ might be a long way off [...]