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There is no doubt that significant progress has been made in the education sector when one thinks of the expansion of the number of institutions at all levels of education in Nigeria. For example, during independence in the 1960s, Nigeria had only five universities: University of Ibadan (UI), Oyo, established in 1948, University of Nigeria …

The federal government has announced the approval of a payment of 75,000 naira per semester for each undergraduate course studying at any of the country’s public universities. The government also revealed that students who complete the National Certificate in Education (NCE) program at public institutions will earn N50,000. This initiative is part of the federal …

Despite government efforts to promote inclusive education in all Rwandan schools, teachers say they still lack the skills to support children with disabilities in school. Statistics show that in Rwanda there are over 400,000 visually impaired people including 2,236 students at all levels of education. “We are faced with many challenges in terms of educational …

EDITOR’S NOTE: THere is Mary Ann Wolf’s “last word” on Education Matters’ October 2, 2021 show: “Conversation with Superintendents”. Wolf is President and Executive Director of the Public School Forum of North Carolina. Our superintendents run schools with a deep understanding of what our children need to be successful in school and in life beyond …

India, October 4, 2021 – The NSHM Knowledge Campus Asha Jyoti Fellowship was founded to promote the idea of ​​’the power of education for all’. Currently, in its 11th year, the CSR activity has extended learning opportunities to over 3000 students since its inception, for scholarships worth INR 20 Crore. In 2020, a scholarship worth …

We never know what a new day will bring, and recently I had a big surprise when I started reading today’s emails. One of them reported: well done You are a winner! I opened it quickly expecting it to be a scam of some sort. The sender was listed as Terri Schaefer, a name I …

The state House and Senate budgets, before being reconciled last week, offered fractions of that amount. The judge’s plan includes funding improvements to help low-income students and people with disabilities, and to hire more academic support staff. An increase in the remuneration of teachers, principals and vice-principals is included, as well as efforts to improve …

To reaffirm its commitment to the Open Government Partnership for the 5th National Action Plan (PAN) 2019-2022, the Ministry of Education (DepEd) has sealed an agreement with the Education Cluster of Societal Organizations civil society (CSO) by adopting open participatory monitoring and evaluation. Platform. Photo by DepEd Education Secretary Leonor Briones said the partnership agreement …

With the withdrawal of American forces from Afghanistan, America is on the verge of emerging from its longest war. In its place, lawmakers in Washington held hearings on the United States’ turbulent exit from Afghanistan. The American people have a right to know why and how our withdrawal has deteriorated so rapidly and so chaotically, …

By Abubakar Jimoh EThe effort to produce a vertical income sharing formula that is fair, equitable and acceptable to the majority of Nigerians has highlighted the ongoing review process initiated by the Income Mobilization Allocation and Taxation Commission (RMAFC ). Given the recent trend and development in all spheres of the economy, the new revenue …