‘Why parents must train their children’
Fisayo Akinduro, Osogbo
Parents have been urged to advise and discipline their children in order to be useful for themselves and the nation in the future.
Osun State Commissioner for Education Mr Oladoyin Bamisayemi gave the advice in Osogbo during a stakeholder’s meeting.
Bamisayemi advised parents to encourage their wards to prepare well as all machinery have been set in motion to make the educational system of the state a better one.
While imploring parents to discipline their children so that they will be useful for them noted that the era of mass promotion had gone and that pupils that failed will repeat.
He stressed that the need for everyone to gear up to his / her duty as parents by doing all that is to be done cannot be said to be over emphasized.
He appreciated the structures being put in place by the Old Student Associations and also assured that voluntary inspectors will be set up to look into the activities of each schools.
Also Speaking, Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Jamiu Olawumi apologised for all that went wrong in the education system and enjoined all to cooperate with the Governor Oyetola led administration.
He reassured that there won’t partiality in the employment of teachers as only qualified candidates will be employed.