The Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board, LASUBEB, under the leadership of Hon. Wahab Alawiye-King played host to stop management delegation from the Lagos State-owned Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, AOCOED, recently at the Board Room of LASUBEB, at Maryland Ikeja-Lagos
Led by AOCOED Provost, Professor Bilikis Bidemi Lafiaji – Okuneye, the team applauded LASUBEB for recognizing the institution and also aligning with it vision and mandate.
Prof. Lafiaji-Okuneye 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.
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.
Alawiye-King particularly applauded the quality of graduates churned out by the institution, which in turn contribute 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 the transformation of the education system in infrastructural renewal and maintenance, teachers’ capacity development, digital transformation amongst others.
He said, “For us to have a collective impact, there must be collective vision, shared goals, which is what we are doing today, we are ready to work with you and learn from you.”