Category: Educational Gist

Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (Fulbright TEA)

The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Consulate General in Lagos is pleased to announce the annual call for applications for the 2021-2022 Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement (TEA) Program. TEA is a six-week professional development program for outstanding secondary-level teachers, preferably in public schools in Nigeria. Selected teachers will travel to the United States

ASUU agrees to call off strike

By Chidinma Uchechukwumgemezu The Academic Staff Union of Universities has agreed to call of its eight-month strike which has grounded academic activities in the public universities. The union leadership reached the consensus during a meeting with the government team led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, in Abuja, on Friday. The government


The Post-UTME Screening exercise earlier slated for Wednesday, November 18 to Thursday, December 3, 2020 has been rescheduled to hold from Monday, November 30 to Saturday, December 12, 2020. The Exercise was rescheduled following the rescheduling of the 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) of the National Examination Council (NECO), as well as in compliance with the directive

Innovative Teachers Fellowship Application

The Innovative Teachers Fellowship is a 6-week intensive program designed for teachers in Nigeria to provide 21st-century teaching skills focused on the use of technology to create interactive learning content for students and the use of digitals tools to support learning. This Fellowship is in partnership with the Uk/NG Tech Hub and graduating teachers will

Lagos State Reopening 2020/2021 Academic Session in Phases.

Lagos State government has said, schools in the state will be reopened in phases. The Special Adviser on Education to the Lagos state Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known in an interview on Channels Television on Thursday, September 9, 2020. According to him, phased resumption is necessary to flatten the curve and gradually integrate the

Lagos Schools To Reopen In September, Says Sanwo-Olu

Lagos Schools To Reopen In September, Says Sanwo-Olu Solomon ElusojiUpdated August 29, 2020 After months of being shut down, schools in Lagos are set to re-open in September, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu revealed on Saturday. The Governor, in a regular briefing on the state’s COVID-19 status, said tertiary institutions in the state will re-open from September