By Saheed Ibrahim
Ondo State Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB has completed plans to monitor school resumption in primary schools across the state for the second term of 2022/2023 academic session commencing today.
In a statement by the Director of Press of the agency, the monitoring teams will cover selected schools in nine of the eighteen Local Government Areas of the State to ensure a smooth take-off of the new term.
The statement reads that, “To ensure the success of the periodic exercise, apart from the fact that it will be conducted for two days – Monday and Tuesday, each of the four teams will monitor resumption activities in selected schools spreading across nine of the eighteen Local Government Areas in the State.
“Hon Olabimtan will lead the Permanent Secretary Chief Dele Akinnagbe, Director School Services Okedusi and other officers to monitor Schools resumption in Okitipupa, Irele and Owo Local Government Areas of the State.
Speaking earlier on the exercise, Olabimtan said it was to ensure both teachers and pupils are in the right frame of minds for the new term and to make sure the environment is conducive for academic exercise which is expected to commence immediately.
He added that the periodic exercise provides the UBEC and the Board a veritable opportunity to have an accurate assessment of the State of each school to be visited and take the right and appropriate decisions to correct identified lapses and inadequacies.
He said since the intention of the exercise is to have an on the spot assessment of each of the schools and daily monitoring across the state will continue as school activities progress.