Benefits of Webinars for Online Education

With Internet technology, it is possible to get connected with people everywhere across the globe at any time we want. A web based seminar or webinar is a presentation, lecture, workshop or a seminar conducted over the internet using video conferencing software. During which the host uses conferencing equipment and multimedia to connect to viewers [...]

10 ESSENTIAL SELF-DIRECTED LEARNING QUESTIONS EVERY LEARNER CAN USE

In any kind of learning, asking the best questions possible yields both vital knowledge discovery and powerful personal insights for the learner. When we consider what it means to ask the right self-directed learning questions, we’re talking about questions that help nurture us as lifelong learners and global citizens committed to bettering ourselves and the world. Self-directed learners come [...]

Tips To Study Better And Be More Productive

Study isn't just for the night before an assignment's due or the night before an exam. It's never too early – or too late – to develop good study habits. The sooner you get into a good study groove, the easier everything will be and the more your chances of getting good marks will improve. Here [...]

Nigerians deserve education system with good outcomes-UNICEF

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 [...]

JAMB begins placement of candidates for 2019 admission

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has started the processes for placement of candidates into all tiers of tertiary institutions for the 2019/2020 academic session. JAMB’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Lagos. According to Benjamin, the [...]

Four commercial banks offer varsity scholarships to top 100 UTME candidates

Four leading commercial banks in the country have offered free scholarships to first 100 candidates that wrote this year’s unified tertiary matriculation examinations. The banks are offering the top 100 UTME candidates scholarships to study in tertiary institutions of their choice across the country. The list of the 100 candidates that came top of the [...]

Google’s ‘Code with Google’ providing coding education resource for teachers

Google  is offering a new coding resource for educators via Code with Google, which collects Google’s own free course curriculum on teaching computer science and a variety of programs to help students learn to code or build on their existing skills, with stuff for people at all levels of ability. The Code with Google resources extend beyond just [...]

11 Websites To Learn To Code For Free

You know that it’s totally possible to learn to code for free but what are the best resources to achieve that? Whether you already have some knowledge under your belt or have never typed a line of code before, start by exploring your options on these 11 fantastic websites. 1. Codecademy Codecademy is the perfect place for aspiring [...]

USING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TO BOOST STUDENT RETENTION RATES

Tertiary institutions struggle with low retention rates. Only 40% of students complete a 4-year degree within 6 years at the same institution where they started their studies. Student retention is a matter of great importance to institutions. For institutions that depend on tuition, low retention rates have serious financial consequences. That is apart from the huge negative [...]

Passnownow Presents Tech Careers Summer Masterclass For Teens

Passnownow.com, Nigeria’s leading online learning platform that’s digitally democratizing access to education content for Nigerian Students and Teachers presents the 2019 Tech Careers Summer Masterclass for Teens at The Rise Labs, 8a Adebayo Mokuolu Street, Beside Hotel Newcastle, Anthony Village, Lagos. The program starts on 5th of August and runs till the 2nd of September (4 weeks) from 10am – 4pm twice [...]

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