THE Edo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has introduced home-schooling resources on its website for parents to engage primary school pupils at home while the COVID-19 lasts.
In a statement, Special Adviser to the Governor on Basic Education and Chairman, Edo SUBEB, Dr. Joan Osa Oviawe, said the resources can be accessed on https://subeb.edostate.gov.ng/home-school/.
“While staying at home to ensure safety against the deadly Coronavirus pandemic, you can guide your children to do their home-work listed on our site”, Oviawe said.
She noted that the ‘Home School Holiday E-lesson programme’, was designed to assist pupils stay busy during the holidays. “Parents should augment playtime with these e-lessons,” she added.
Dr. Oviawe said the board had set up a helpdesk accessible to parents 8am-8pm, Monday-Friday to discuss questions and concerns with education managers and teachers.
“Mobile tutors are also available for parents/guardians who need the assistance. Please call the Edo SUBEB hotline 08091849777 to request assistance.”