School Management offers Four lucky Students Scholarship to the tune of 3 million naira

 The Mind Builders School, a secondary school based in Lagos, has awarded scholarship worth up to three million naira to four of its newly admitted students. The kind gesture by the school’s management is aimed at covering part of the new students tuition fees. This is a follow up to an earlier scholarship scheme by the […]

Women’s Body urges Students to study hard and embrace Accounting

The Society of Women Accountants of Nigeria (SWAN) has emphasised the need for students to cultivate good reading culture to enable them to become outstanding in the society. The chairperson of SWAN, Abuja chapter, Mrs Katchy Patience, stated this during a career talk and quiz competition organised for 15 schools in the Federal Capital […]

Do you study hard but still fail? Let’s fix that!

There are so many students who spend the right amount of time studying every day for their exams and still fail. These students do all the necessary things- plotting their timetables, sticking to such and doing all their assignments and homework. Yet they fail to perform well in exam. This makes you wonder- […]

What do Teenagers dread the most about school?

The life of an average teenager is really not as simple as it seems. Agreed, he or she may not be concerned with the worries of earning salaries and being actively responsible for the daily running of a home. Yet, the average teenager faces a whole lot of other challenges especially as it […]

What really are the benefits of studying Mathematics?

There is so much emphasis on the need for students to study Mathematics and master it. But rarely are they told the benefits studying the subjects will accord them. This explains why most students show little interest in the subject and even when they do show interest, do so just because they […]

Effective Teaching Practices every Teacher should embrace

Good teachers always look out for new ways to be innovative and become better teachers.  This because to become a better teacher, it is essential to continually try new in the classroom. One of the best ways to be innovative is go on trainings, research, read peer reviews and keep abreast with what […]

Opinion: Beyond passing Exams, Education should teach Students the necessary Skills for effective Corporate Engagements

Recently, I read the very interesting article by Harvard Business School’s Professor, Clay Christensen in the January Edition of Harvard Business Review. It is a masterpiece on innovation in Africa and a must-read for anyone who is doing business on the continent. The lessons were particularly profound for me, especially as a Nigerian […]

Opinion: Should Children be prohibited from speaking their Native Languages?

This is probably a rather controversial topic considering the arguments for and against the decision to prohibit kids from speaking vernacular in schools and sometimes even at home. Regardless of the controversy, multiple award-winning Nigerian novelist, Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani penned an interesting essay discussing the experiences she had  growing up when her parents […]

Amazing Brain Facts every Teen should know

The brain is probably the most essential part of the human body, especially considering how it is responsible for the coordination of activities in the body; including the ability to think, feel, move and express, etc. In other words, the brain controls both our voluntary and involuntary actions including respiration, an activity that […]

Top New Year Resolutions every Secondary School Student must imbibe

As we all know, 2017 began barely two weeks ago. So we are still very much gripped by the New Year euphoria. And the good thing about every New Year is that it is a good time to reflect on the choices we’ve made in the past, make corrections to them and then […]

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