Grade-conscious parents tend to question the rationale for sporting activities in schools; Little do they know that the benefit of sports in school isn’t merely physical. Sports has been identified to play a major role in building the self-esteem and mental alertness of a child; it is a constitutional part of a child’s life. The Case for Sports in Schools Of course, a child should study hard to excel in examinations, this, however, should not be to the detriment of enjoying the health and vigour of…Continue Reading “Schools With Amazing Sports Facilities in Nigeria”

With table loads of paper works, long list of interviewees, unending complaints from parents and an obvious need for more self-development, many school owners would be happy to have more than 24 hours in a day. Beyond school leaders’  obvious need for time management, teachers also require better time management strategies in coping with the complexities of the 21st century classroom and learners. Human beings and computers alike share the challenge of how to get as much done as possible in a limited time. Over the last fifty or…Continue Reading “3 Simple Steps to Managing Your Time More Effectively”

The education industry is increasingly becoming more competitive. More people are investing in staffing, facilities and operations making it increasingly difficult to stand out among other schools. Here are 6  ideas for preschool and schools adapted from a post by world-leading education strategist – Tausif Mulla  If you are planning to start your own preschool or looking for a franchise you need to keep in mind the below points before starting your own venture. Pricing Quality of teaching Brand recognition Activity calendar Communication skills of teachers Location…Continue Reading “6 Marketing Strategies for Schools”

RenMoney Nigeria MFB is making it easy for parents and guardians to get their children and/or wards #Back2school early and ready with a RenMoney School Fees Loan. RenMoney School Fees Loan is a credit facility that offers up to N4,000,000 quick cash loans at cheap rates to sort out back to school expenses. According to the MD/CEO RenMoney MFB Nigeria, RenMoney School Fees Loan was born out of a desire to address the high costs and associated panic that parents face when schools resume for a new term….Continue Reading “RenMoney Nigeria Makes Back2School Effortless With Affordable Loans”

At our last company retreat, we decided our priority was to ensure we deliver value (enrolment leads and top-notch education services) for schools on our platform. To do this, my role became more marketing than operational. I had one week to complete the development of a marketing strategy for my company and the entire team was waiting. Given that at SchoolsCompass, Research and Relationship are core in our value system, I was sure no amount of embellishment would make my marketing strategy accepted unless it…Continue Reading “5 Interesting Reasons Parents Gave For Withdrawing Their Children From Schools”

The best system of education is the one that prepares learners for the workplace of the future. According to international acclaimed teacher Brian Aspinall, Future-ready students need to be creative. They need to know how to communicate their ideas and how to collaborate as problem solvers. To master these and other twenty-first-century requirements, they will need to be critical thinkers. According to Techopedia, coding refers to creating computer programming code. Coding, in the simplest of terms, is telling a computer what you want it to do, which involves typing in step-by-step commands…Continue Reading “7 Reasons Why Your School Should Teach Coding Today”

Crèche plays an important role in child’s development. It prepares the kid to face challenges from the very beginning before they join school. Choosing the right crèche and day care for the parents is a big pain. Many facts are to be kept in mind while finding a crèche for your children. Location, facility, and operational efficiency are one of the main things to look out for when choosing a creche. Do you live within the Lekki Ajah axis, here are top rated creches in Badore-Addo Road, Ajah,…Continue Reading “Creches in Addo Badore Road”

The holiday has just ended and most students haven’t been in the classroom for a while – Long weeks of video games, partying and traveling is now beginning to give way to reading, analysing, memorising, solving and several other learning-related tasks. It is such a hard time to be a teacher as many learners will prefer spending the next few weeks talking about the holidays if not reliving their adventures or enjoying their precious gifts.   Helping students pay attention in the midst of this frenzy is…Continue Reading “How to Make Your Students Pay Attention”

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has published the Examination Time-Table for Jan/Feb 2018 1st series WASSCE, Private Candidates (WAEC GCE) .  The Examination is expected to commence on Monday, January 29th, 2018 and end on Monday, February 12th, 2018. The complete details of the Timetable are follows Monday 29th January, 2018  Civic Education 2 [Essay] 9.30 am – 11.30 am  Civic Education 1 [Objective] 11.30pm – 12.30pm  Agricultural Science 3 [Alternative to Practical Work] 3:00pm – 4:30pm Tuesday 30th January, 2018  Agricultural Science 2 (Essay) 9.30…Continue Reading “WAEC Publishes the Examination Time-Table for Jan/Feb 2018”