SHE Forum Africa Makes a Case for Girl Child Education

Stakeholders have called for more concerted effort at educating the girl-child. They made the call during a panel organised by SHE Forum Africa, a Non-Governmental Organisation focused on clamouring for gender equity among many things.

This year’s conference took place in Abuja yesterday, the fourth edition and with the theme- Evolve or […]

Financial Literacy: Useful Money Concepts for Teens

Financially literacy is undoubtedly necessary for overall success in life.  It in in this light that  it is important for teenagers learn about financial skills and actually use such skills. Parents must endeavour to teach their children these skills, while teachers reinforce the knowledge by incorporating financial literacy in their classroom talks. In […]

Good News as Court declares free, compulsory Primary and Junior Secondary Education for Nigeria’s Teens

An Abuja Federal High Court over the past few days issued an injunction making basic and junior secondary school education free and compulsory for every Nigerian teen. Justice John Tsoho was said to issued the declaration while presiding over the court. He also mandated both the federal and state governments to provide funding […]

Tough Truth about Leadership nobody tells Teenagers

Here is to reiterate a stance I hold so dearly, a universal truth for that matter; and that is the fact that leadership is an indispensable skill for those who desire to be successful. That is why all of us here at Passnownow.com make it our mission to constantly communicate the importance of […]

How best can Teachers and Parents Get Students to actually love Maths?

As I have pointed out more than once on this platform, Mathematics is the most hated subject in schools. First of all it is abstract and therefore difficult to comprehend, especially when you have not quite opened your mind to understanding it. Moreover, most students constantly wonder why they even need to bother […]

Some Fundamentals of Education both Students, Teachers and Parents should always bear in Mind

1. TO LEARN MEANS TO:

Memorize new things
Acquire facts and the knowledge about the procedures for doing things
Understanding reality
Making sense of the world
Using skills learnt to solve actual human problems

2. THERE ARE SEVERAL LEARNING STYLES, INCLUDING:

Visual: Using sight
Auditory: Using songs or rhythms
Verbal: Speaking out loud the information
Kinesthetic: […]

Important Facts about Teenagehood every Parent should know

Would it be wise to assume that there are quite a number of things about teenagehood which parents do not know? After all, they were once teenagers themselves, right? Moreover, they gave birth to the teenagers and should automatically know everything about them…or not. There are certain facts about teenagehood that parents (at […]

Helping Teens find their Purposes in life: What Parents and teachers must do

Every human being on earth has a purpose for being here. Unfortunately, many fail to discover and accomplish their purposes mainly because they were not properly guided towards this light. It is the responsibilities of parents and teachers to help guide teenagers aright towards identifying what their purposes are and accomplishing such. But […]

Teens! What should you do when your Friends become jealous of you?

It is very common among teens to have friends and close associates who suddenly become jealous of them. Trust me I know what an awkward situation it can be when your best friend becomes so jealous of you. It is important to note at this juncture that jealous among   is particular rampant among […]

Why every Teenager should be actively involved in their School’s extracurricular activities

Most extracurricular activities in schools are generally fun, which is why it is surprising when some students would rather just avoid it and pursue some other interests they find more appealing. And I am like come on…we are talking about extracurricular activities; good stuff for you! Why would anybody in their right mind […]

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