Nasarawa to disengage 1,251 unqualified teachers

By David Odama NO Fewer than 1,251 teachers without teaching qualifications are to be sacked in Nasarawa state just as a seven-man disengagement committee has been inaugurated to carry out the exercise. Executive Chairman, Nasarawa State Universal Basic Education Board (NSUBEB) Muhammad Musa Dan’azimi stated this at the weekend in Lafia while inaugurating a seven-man […]

More states including teachers on education boards

Dive Brief: Fourteen states now require that a teacher serve on their state board of education, according to an analysis from the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE). In other states, teachers are included in policy development through inclusion...

Poll: 2 in 3 teachers want to start the school year remotely

Dive Brief: A recent teacher poll shows most K-12 teachers are concerned about returning to the classroom this fall, and two-thirds want to start the school year remotely, NPR reports, noting an additional NPR/Ipsos poll showing 66% of parents want to start the year...

Bayelsa trains teachers for safe reopening of schools

Education investment, priority of my administration — Gov. Diri Samuel Oyadongha – Bayelsa Yenagoa Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, says his administration will prioritise investment in the education sector as it remains the bedrock for the development of...