Centering Dialogue in the Classroom: It’s about WE, not ME!

2020-02-21T13:05:04+01:00

Given the current political climate marked by an increase in school-based hate crimes, engaging students in authentic conversations related to the social, cultural or political—without fear of alienating those who hold different opinions and ultimately compromising curiosity, openness, and critical thinking—can seem like a near-impossible task. Further, educators often express a lack of pedagogical confidence to effectively [...]

Centering Dialogue in the Classroom: It’s about WE, not ME!2020-02-21T13:05:04+01:00

The New Superpower

2020-02-21T11:58:16+01:00

Share everything. That was Robert Fulghum’s first lesson in Kindergarten. It turns out that learning to share will be even more important than Fulghum thought. How we share will shape the next 50 years of human existence. Production has been the focus of modern economies. We’ve reached the point where we’re good enough at production to feed, clothe, [...]

The New Superpower2020-02-21T11:58:16+01:00

Deciding Which School is Right for Your Child

2020-02-17T15:23:21+01:00

  In today’s world of standardized tests, we have an abundance of data available about our children. While all standardized tests are not equivalent and some reveal much more about our children’s capabilities than others, parents today have more information about their children than ever before. As beneficial as such information can be, it also [...]

Deciding Which School is Right for Your Child2020-02-17T15:23:21+01:00

Enhancing Student Learning: Seven Principles for Good Practice

2020-02-13T17:27:25+01:00

  The Seven Principles Resource Center The following principles are anchored in extensive research about teaching, learning, and the college experience. 1. Good Practice Encourages Student – Instructor Contact Frequent student – instructor contact in and out of classes is an important factor in student motivation and involvement. Instructor concern helps students get through rough times [...]

Enhancing Student Learning: Seven Principles for Good Practice2020-02-13T17:27:25+01:00

How to get teachers on board with EdTech

2019-11-13T02:13:04+01:00

We’ve all heard about veteran educators who have been teaching the same way for years and are reluctant to integrate technology into their practice. Why should they? It’s scary to try something new, especially in front of a class of kids who seem to already be tech experts.  Here are four ways to make adapting [...]

How to get teachers on board with EdTech2019-11-13T02:13:04+01:00

FCT UBEB chairman promises quality education

2019-11-13T02:13:06+01:00

Chairman of the FCT Universal Basic Education Board (UBEB), Dr. Kabir Ibrahim Matazu, has assured residents of quality primary education for all children. He gave the assurance during a three-day workshop for supervisory project coordinators (SPCs) and project coordinators (PCs) of the Physical Planning And Project Monitoring Department of the board which was organised last [...]

FCT UBEB chairman promises quality education2019-11-13T02:13:06+01:00

Nigerians deserve education system with good outcomes-UNICEF

2019-11-13T02:13:06+01:00

The United Nations Children’s Fund has said Nigeria youths deserve an education system with good learning outcomes where a nine- year-old with basic education can read, write and have excellent numeracy skills. UNICEF’s Country Representative, Peter Hawkins, spoke at the Naija Youth Talk organised by the organisation in collaboration with the Department for International Development [...]

Nigerians deserve education system with good outcomes-UNICEF2019-11-13T02:13:06+01:00

The 2019 CEO Apprentice 2019 visit Rise Networks AI Labs

2019-11-13T02:13:07+01:00

The Rise Labs hosted the finalists of Business Day’s “The CEO Apprentice 2019” on Friday, August 22nd, 2019. The participants were welcomed to the labs by our founder, Mrs. Toyosi Akerele-Ogunsiji, she shared with them the lessons learnt from her journey so far and gave them advice that they will cherish for a lifetime. She [...]

The 2019 CEO Apprentice 2019 visit Rise Networks AI Labs2019-11-13T02:13:07+01:00

NNPC/Total Undergraduate Scholarships 2019/2020 for Nigerian Students

2019-11-13T02:13:07+01:00

Total Upstream Nigeria Limited (TUPNI), in pursuance of its Corporate Social Responsibility, is pleased to announce the commencement of  2019/2020 NNPC/TOTAL National Merit Scholarship application. The Total scholarship Selection  About Scholarship: Each year, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), and Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria (TUCN): Total Exploration & Production Nigeria Limited (Total E&P Nig Ltd) and Total Upstream Nigeria [...]

NNPC/Total Undergraduate Scholarships 2019/2020 for Nigerian Students2019-11-13T02:13:07+01:00

HOW A CHATBOT CAN HELP YOUR SCHOOL OR UNIVERSITY

2019-11-13T02:13:09+01:00

Most of us are familiar with Alexa and Siri and have employed them to help us out in some way or other. In fact, Gartner predicts that by 2020, the average person will have more conversations with bots than with their spouse. And now chatbots similar to Alexa and Siri are finding their useful way into higher education and [...]

HOW A CHATBOT CAN HELP YOUR SCHOOL OR UNIVERSITY2019-11-13T02:13:09+01:00