In recognition of her great influence to the educational sector in Nigeria, the SEED Director, Mrs. Olanrewaju Oniyitan was given the Edu-Gladiator Award by Carisma4U Educational Foundation for the exceptional work with affordable private schools serving children from low-income families. This award was given at Carisma4U Educational Foundation’s annual STEM-Power Conference on Saturday 21st April, 2018 at the prestigious Oriental Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria.
Carisma4U Educational Foundation provides learning solutions that promote the transformation of education through engaging strategies, hands on STEM activities with STEM kits and lessons with real-world relevance, curriculum development programs in STEM Education, Educational Technology Programs that emphasize capacity building for Students, Parents and Teachers to build future readiness.
According to Ms. Adetola A. Salau, the Executive Director/Founder:
Mrs Olanrewaju Oniyitan was recognized with the Edu-Gladiator award by Carisma4U Educational Foundation due to her offering a much needed solution to thousands of children in her network of low-cost private schools who deserve access to quality education like children all over the world. Her innovative approach to providing assessment tools to the schools, access to solution providers and ensuring the schools are held to excellent standards is praise worthy and our belief was that she be celebrated for this remarkable feat. We need more problem solvers to address the daunting challenges we have in the Educational sector in Africa.
Mrs. Olanrewaju Oniyitan dedicated the award to all the SEED schools, the core SEED team, trainers, interns and volunteers who made the project a success. Some of the SEED schools and trainers present at the conference celebrated the award with her.