Edo SUBEB Chairman Salami presents Board priorities for EdoBEST 2.0 – Nigerian Observer
BENIN CITY – Edo State Board of Universal Basic Education (Edo SUBEB) President Ms. Ozavize Salami outlined the board’s priorities under her leadership as the board develops strategies to consolidate gains of
the transformation of Edo’s basic education sector (EdoBEST).
Salami, on her first visit to her schools as President of Edo SUBEB, listed some of the priorities, including the advancement of learners, strengthening school governance and management, protecting / safeguarding the childhood, targeted continuing professional development, public-private partnerships and improvement of the school environment.
The tour, which covered three of the 18 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Edo State, provided an opportunity to engage with students, teachers, management and staff of the Local Government Education Authority (LGEA ), members of the school management committee (SBMC). , parents and community leaders.
She revealed that in accordance with the Universal Basic Education Disarticulation (UBE) policy, the Edo State Department of Education has handed over 306 junior high schools across the state to Edo. SUBEB.
Schools visited during his tour include Niger College, Idia College, Ozolua Model Primary School, Enikaro Primary School, St. Maria Goretti Girl’s Junior School, Imaguero Junior Secondary School and Imaguero Primary School.
Speaking to Ikpoba-Okha LGA, Salami said: âEdo SUBEB takes the responsibility of providing quality educational service to students very seriously; improving learning outcomes must be at the heart of everything we do.
âWe understand that schools are where our results are. We also realize that we must constantly seek input from our stakeholders so that our policies and services are tailored to meet their needs. “
She added: âWe would like to emphasize that education for all is everyone’s responsibility, and we empower pupils / students, parents, leaders and young people to care for and maintain the school assets located within of their communities.
âAs a board of directors, we seek partnerships with alumni associations, business organizations, NGOs and philanthropists to support government efforts to ensure that the state of Edo remains a model of sustained improvement in basic education. “
While welcoming the President of SUBEB and her team, Odionwere of Iguobazuwa, Pa Sunday Omokaro, expressed his pleasure to receive the visit of the newly appointed President, noting that the community attaches great importance to education, pledging to support the new president of SUBEB to improve basic education. in the state.