By Balogun Damilola
Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has urged parents to allow their kids and wards to access their mobile phones to enable them benefit from the ongoing virtual learning programme in the state.
The Governor said the virtual learning was set up in collaboration with Quickens Computers to ensure pupils and students have access to studies while staying at home during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Represented by Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Pastor Femi Agagu, Governor Akeredolu stated that the partnership was to ensure school curriculum and proper academic standard is maintained regardless of school closure.
He explained that the partnership has resulted to various educational broadcast on both the radio and television across the state to ensure the teaching of different subjects as part of his commitment to repositioning the education sector.
“The educational portal will provide parents with instant access to information relating to their children by logging to the website www.odsgmoe.com.”