Teachers' Training Program: Ijero-Ekiti
Date of Event: 14-8-2023 to 18-8-2023
Location: Ijero Ekiti, Ekiti State.
20, Oct 2023
SeedDev Empowers Secondary Teachers and School Principals/Directors with Digital Literacy Training. In Ekiti State — SeedDev, is thrilled to announce the successful completion of a comprehensive digital literacy teachers' training program for secondary school teachers and school principals/directors at the SeedBox in Ijero-Ekiti. The training covered essential topics including Basic Computer Skills, Internet and Web Browsing, Productivity and Collaboration Software, and Video Conferencing tools like Zoom and Google Meet. The digital literacy training program has had a profound impact on the participants, enhancing their ability to integrate technology into their educational practices and administrative duties. Some of the notable impacts and success stories include: 1. Enhanced Digital Competency: Participants have gained confidence and competence in utilizing digital tools and resources effectively. This has resulted in a smoother transition to online teaching, administrative tasks, and communication with students, parents, and fellow educators. 2. Improved Educational Quality: With a better grasp of productivity and collaboration software, teachers are creating more engaging and interactive learning materials, leading to an improved quality of education for their students. 3. Efficient School Administration: School principals and directors have reported increased efficiency in administrative tasks, including record-keeping, communication, and online meetings, which has streamlined school operations. 4. Increased Digital Inclusion: The training has contributed to closing the digital divide in education, making digital resources and tools more accessible to students and educators in the region. SeedDev remains committed to its mission of empowering educators and professionals in emerging communities with digital skills. Due to the resounding success of this program, we are excited to announce plans for another digital literacy training program in the near future. The upcoming program will build on the foundation laid during this training, offering more advanced topics and further enhancing the digital skills of educators and school administrators. We will also continue to collaborate with our partners to expand the reach and impact of our initiatives. SeedDev extends its sincere gratitude to our partner, Dzuels Foundation and all participants who made this training program a success. Together, we are working towards a more digitally inclusive and empowered Africa. For more information about SeedDev and its initiatives, please visit www.seeddev.group/