LASG RELEASES 2020/2021 ACADEMIC SESSION CALENDAR

The Lagos State Ministry of Education, Office of Education Quality Assurance has released the approved Lagos State school calendar for year 2020/2021 session. According to the time table, both public and private schools below tertiary level will resume First Term academic activities on Monday 21st September, 2020 while the term runs through Friday 18th December, 2020. The […]

LASG SET TO ENSURE SAFE REOPENING OF SCHOOLS

The Office of Education Quality Assurance (OEQA), Lagos State Ministry of Education organized a 2-day training for School Leaders and Educators on sustainable approach to safe reopening of Public and Private schools below tertiary level in the state. The programme tagged “Moving Forward: a training for the safe reopening of Lagos State Public and Private Schools” is[…]

LASG SEALED 10 PRIVATE SCHOOLS FOR FLOUTING CLOSURE DIRECTIVE

The Lagos State Government has sealed Ten (10) private schools that flouted the closure directives of the federal and state governments as a result of Covid-19 pandemic to ensure the safety of students. The Director General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Lagos State, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, who led the Monitoring and Investigation team of the office, disclosed[…]

LASG TO SANCTION SCHOOLS DEFYING CLOSURE DIRECTIVE

– Abiola Seriki-Ayeni The Lagos State Office of Education Quality Assurance has condemned the act of inviting students to school by owners of private schools against the directive of the Lagos State Government to shut down due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. In a statement released from the Office of the Director General, OEQA, Private schools are strongly[…]

SANWO-OLU CELEBRATES YEAR 2020 CHILDREN’S DAY

…Read-Aloud to students To commemorate the Year 2020 Children’s Day, the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu Read-Aloud to children through virtual online social media platforms due to the COVID-19 pandemic which led to the global closure of schools. The Read-Aloud is the initiative of the Lagos State Government, Office of Education Quality Assurance designed for[…]

Lagos seeks to promote reading culture among primary school pupils

Lagos seeks to promote reading culture among primary school pupils … Introduces Read Aloud Lagos initiative In a bid to improve learning outcomes in schools and also inculcate reading culture among school pupils, the Lagos State Office of Quality Assurance has launched an initiative tagged Read-Aloud, Lagos! to create and stimulate interests of school children in reading[…]

COVID-19: Lagos issues new occupational health safety guidelines

The Lagos State Government has issued additional Occupational Health and Safety Sectoral Guidelines following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Director-General, Lagos State Safety Commission, Mr. Lanre Mojola, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. Mojola said that the additional Occupational Health and Safety Sectoral Guidelines were provided to ease the lockdown of businesses in Lagos[…]

LASG ADVISES STRICT COMPLIANCE TO CLOSURE OF SCHOOLS

In view of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) Pandemic and in order to safeguard the health of teachers and students in Lagos State, The Director-General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, (OEQA) Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni is reiterating the need for both Public and Private Schools below the tertiary level in the State to adhere[…]