The Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board (LASUBEB) under the leadership of Hon. Wahab Alawiye-King hosted delegates from Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED) recently at the board room of LASUBEB, Maryland Ikeja.
The team lead, Professor Bilikis Bidemi Lafiaji – Okuneye, Provost of AOCOED, applauded the Board for recognizing the institution and also aligning with it vision and mandate.
She stated that the purpose of the visit is to foster continued synergy between the AOCOED and the Board as a critical stakeholder, particularly in the areas of continous capacity development of teachers for effective teaching and learning outcomes in the state.
Whilst addressing the AOCOED delegation, Hon. Alawiye -King noted that the college is recognized as one of the pioneer colleges of education in Nigeria, adding that the Board is ready to cooperate and collaborate with the institution in its optimum educational service delivery. The Board Chair particularly applauded the quality of graduates trained by the institution which contributes to the pool of resourceful and sound teachers in the Lagos state workforce, who are massively contributing to the development in the Basic Education sector.
He stated that, the major focus of the present Board of LASUBEB is transforming the education system in infrastructural renewal and maintenance, Teacher’s capacity development, Digital Transformation amongst others.
“For us to have a collective impact there must be a collective vision, shared goals which is what we are doing today, we are ready to work with you and learn from you.” He added.