President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has lauded the President Muhammadu Buhari-drove Federal Government for embracing the “Each Child Counts” instruction approach started by his (Saraki’s) organization 10 years back.
Saraki professed to have embraced the approach when he was the Governor of Kwara State.
In an announcement marked by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, Friday, the Senate President commended the legislature for entering into his decade-old vision for training change, which was started to revive government funded instruction in Kwara State by guaranteeing an enhancement in showing quality over the state and building solid instructive organizations in the state through the advancement of the Ministry of Education, the Teaching Service Commission and fortifying the State Education Management Information System, EMIS.
“I praise the Federal Government for receiving and altering the ‘Each Child Counts’ program that we started in Kwara State in 2008 for the whole nation. This demonstrates this organization esteems such time-tried thoughts that leave a constructive effect on the lives of our kin – particularly our young youngsters.
“At the present time, our country is experiencing a rising scourge. We have more than 10.5million out of school kids the nation over. With the end goal to efficiently and deliberately cut down on this number, we should work to actualize the ‘Each Child Counts’ strategy the nation over,” the Senate President expressed.
Saraki likewise underscored that the Federal Government must work to guarantee that enhancing the nature of educators through steady preparing and re-training – which was a focal point of the Kwara State demonstrate – must assume a focal job in the Federal Government’s strategy approach.
“Instructors are the bedrock of our instructive framework. The better and more prepared our instructors are, the more brilliant and all the more instructively stable our young kids the country over will be. Henceforth, it is vital that as we work to manufacture solid instructive organizations through this repackaged strategy, we should likewise work to improve the individual limits of our educators to meet the requests of an always showing signs of change world,” he said.
Saraki approached different states the country over to contemplate and copy the Kwara State demonstrate, while additionally lauding his successor, Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed, for supporting the model that his organization started in 2008.
“At this moment, we should look past our political affiliations to address the issues that are essential to our kin. Different states the country over should enter into the accomplishments of the Kwara State show, as the Federal Government has done, to guarantee that we not just recover our understudies in the classrooms yet in addition to enhance the nature of their instruction through vital and comprehensive changes,” the Senate President expressed.