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How helpful is our ‘Panic-gogy’? by Olayinka Ogunnusi

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Remote learning is a concept that has been imposed on many schools and families due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and the closure of schools by many governments. The idea of students attending primary and secondary school from home is not self-chosen by most families, but has become a way to make the best of […]

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SASSBUC – Supper & Social Skills Building Club

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In order to raise human capital through the simplistic approach of the bottom top method, SASSBUC was conceived in October 2019 on a crowd funding platform to raise funds for the implementation of the project. The campaign posted on Gofundme has since been generating funds to initiate the preliminary steps of recruiting suitable participants who […]

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UKAPES Covid-19 Response

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As advocates of education through teacher development and enhanced pedagogy, the current global pandemic constitutes serious concern to us. COVID 19, otherwise known as Coronavirus is known to be a highly infectious virus originating from China that has spread to different parts of the world within weeks restricting global travel, businesses and livelihoods, its latest […]

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BEP Education Matters Conference 2020 by John Ufot

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John Ufot, a UKAPES supporter with several years teaching experience in top selective schools in Southeast England convened a conference themed Education Matters Conference on 22nd February 2020 in the Barnfield Community Hub, Plumstead, London. Below is his report: As part of its continuous effort to ensure that parents and communities keep abreast with the […]

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PISA Tests Impact

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For decades, many countries relied on its end of school year results as an indicator of basic skills acquisition of 15/16-year olds. A crucial time of an individual’s life, age 16 is perceived to be the point of determining future prospects through the consideration of options into further education, apprenticeships or employment. The options are […]

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Abuja Teacher CPD in Partnership with ACE

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The Abuja teacher professional development event was organised by ACE in partnership with UK Africa Professional Educators’ Seminar under the auspices of the local education government authority of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. A total of over 300 primary and secondary school teachers were in attendance. It was at the Global Education and Skills Forum […]

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Building the Human Capital

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See, donate and share widely our gofundme campaign to build the human capital. A recently conceived project between UKAPES co-founders, Joyce Elemson and Isatu Bangura is to build the human capital of vulnerable young adults using the bottom up approach under resource constrained contexts. The project is expected to arrest the high rates of youth […]