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

A Parent’s Call to Action: Leveraging Personalized Learning for Your Child

2020-02-14T16:10:09+01:00

  From the day of diagnosis, parents of students with disabilities begin the long journey of paving paths through a world designed for the mythical “average” person. In education, we grow accustomed to challenging traditional systems to serve our children so they too can reach their full potential. But the daily struggle is made more [...]

A Parent’s Call to Action: Leveraging Personalized Learning for Your Child2020-02-14T16:10:09+01:00

Envisioning the Future of Education and Jobs

2020-02-13T18:36:20+01:00

  The new year has begun with a flurry of activity from the World Economic Forum and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development that provides a blueprint for education and business leaders concerned with the future of work. In September, the WEF published the Future of Jobs Report 2018 and it’s now a hot topic at the annual gathering of [...]

Envisioning the Future of Education and Jobs2020-02-13T18:36:20+01:00

32 Ways AI is Improving Education

2020-02-13T18:20:16+01:00

In the last few years, machine learning applications have quietly entered every aspect of life: social media to speech recognition, radiology to retail, warfare to writing articles, coding to customer service, robotics to route optimization. During the 40 year information age, we told computers what to do. With advances in artificial intelligence, particularly machine learning, [...]

32 Ways AI is Improving Education2020-02-13T18:20:16+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

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

2019-11-13T02:13:26+01:00

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 [...]

Google’s ‘Code with Google’ providing coding education resource for teachers2019-11-13T02:13:26+01:00

Passnownow Presents Tech Careers Summer Masterclass For Teens

2019-11-13T02:13:31+01:00

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 [...]

Passnownow Presents Tech Careers Summer Masterclass For Teens2019-11-13T02:13:31+01:00

KELLOGG offers N5m scholarship to pupils

2019-11-13T02:13:33+01:00

Kellogg Tolaram LFTZ Enterprise, makers of the leading breakfast cereal, plans to offer monetary award in form of scholarships worth N5m to 50 primary school pupils across three states who have performed excellently in the recently concluded essay competition tagged “Kellogg’s Superstars”. Kellogg’s Superstars contest is a school-based essay writing competition designed for primary school [...]

KELLOGG offers N5m scholarship to pupils2019-11-13T02:13:33+01:00

JAMB gives verdicts on 2019 UTME

2019-11-13T02:13:35+01:00

Dr Emmanuel Ndukwe, Chairman, Governing Board, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has described the process and the conduct of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) as credible. Ndukwe’s appraisal was contained in the board’s weekly bulletin (Vol. 1, No 26) made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Abuja. [...]

JAMB gives verdicts on 2019 UTME2019-11-13T02:13:35+01:00