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Exta curricular activity featured

The Importance of Extracurricular Activities

Are extracurricular activities important? Back when I was in junior school, I learned how to use a computer, use the internet, cook basic meal and play some musical instruments like the keyboard, recorder etc. So by the time I got to high school, I already had an edge over some of my mates when it…

Nigerian gains admission

A Nigerian Girl Gets Admission Into Eight Ivy League Schools

High-school senior Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna, a Nigerian girl living in New York has gained admission to all eight elite Ivy League schools — and then some. She chose twelve universities in her college application this spring and she aced it and got admitted to not some but all, including eight Ivy League Schools. You know those world top schools you really wish…

School Feature – Leabridge Preparatory School

Mrs. Deola Olowolafe, Director of Leabridge Preparatory School, Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja – Lagos,  walks us through the schools administration, curriculum and extracurricular activities in yet another exciting school feature this month. Please introduce yourself and your background? My name is ‘Deola Olowolafe. I am a Christian, a wife, a mother of two and a career…

Metro Eyes Presents Free Eye Screening For School Children

Metro Eyes is one of the dominant eye care providers in Africa. They are known to provide quality eye care with competent professionals using state-of-the-art ophthalmic equipment. Metro Eyes is introducing its annual free eye screening exercise for school aged children tagged “Back To School”. This year’s theme is “Eye See, Eye Learn, Eye Can”.…

4 Things Schools Should Ban

Schools are meant to educate and train children, referring to the creches, playgroups, nursery, primary and secondary schools. To help through these early years of instruction, there are things schools should ban. By the time children get to Senior secondary and University the children are formed and are adults. Schools and parents work as a…

LagosMums Debate: Mixed Schools vs. Single Sex Schools?

There are different schools of thoughts when this topic is discussed. Each side with their own reason. Mixed schools can be seen as necessary for the interaction between children of both sexes. Pro-mixed school people are quick to say that is good for balance. That it helps the children develop well. The strongest opposition to this…

What is it about LagosMums? Being a Mum means that you are many things at the same time…

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