This Is The New System Of Education For Every Nigerian Student
Education is the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. It seems easy now to understand what a good education means:developing good knowledge, intelligence, wisdom, maturity.
However, this definition does not include few other important concepts, namely: health, happiness,creativity. Maybe health can be achieved through knowledge, intelligence, wisdom, and maturity. Happiness as well. Creativity however seems to require something more.
So the Nigeria Government have taken steps to ensure every student in Nigeria gets this education even during this difficult time, they find a way to make education possible. They made this announcement on Tuesday, this is what is all about. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, made the disclosure on Tuesday, while commenting on the closure of schools due to the coronavirus pandemic. He spoke at the COVID-19 Presidential Task Force (PTF) briefing in Abuja.
The Federal Government says plans were being made for students in tertiary institutions to receive lectures via the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) and the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN).
He also made a brief summary of how it will be,. “Some of my tertiary institutions are already giving their lessons, some online, and the ministry is working with the Nigeria Television Authority and the FRCN to start giving lectures, not just because of COVID-19, I hope this would become a permanent feature of our education system. “Lessons would be given online. Last time I met with the vice-chancellors, I even talked to the press and told them I have directed institutions of higher learning to start thinking of giving people lessons where they are.
This are benefits of education, meaning that education is very important in a country.
The benefits of education are many. Not only will you personally benefit from receiving an education when it comes to income, career advancement, skill development, and employment opportunities, but your society and community receive benefits of education as well. Societies with higher rates of degree completion and levels of education tend to be healthier, have higher rates of economic stability, lower crime, and greater equality. For more surprising benefits of education, read on.
Those who get an education have higher incomes, have more opportunities in their lives, and tend to be healthier. Societies benefit as well. Societies with high rates of education completion have lower crime, better overall health, and civic involvement.
Education provides students with the space and the opportunities to meet like-minded individuals, either on a peer or mentor basis. In school, students meet leaders in their field, top professionals, and make contacts through extra curricular activities as well.
Students are required to go through many types of assignments, discussions, courses, and more during their time in education. Therefore, they end up with a wonderful skill set that translates into the workforce.
In addition, from extracurriculars, students learn arts, sports, and more that help them personally in life and to connect with others.
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