Greensprings School, Lagos, has introduced Value Based Education into the school’s curriculum so as to reinforce the moral values upheld in the school.
A statement by the school said VbE, was an educational approach that would promote positive human values such as respect, compassion, empathy, and honesty in students.
CEO, Mrs Lai Koiki, said its theme for the 2022/2023 school year was ‘Future Ready #DrivenByValues,’ added that it would prepare its students for future uncertainties likely to be brought about by advancements in technology and climate crisis.
“The future is so uncertain, primarily because of the ever-changing and emerging technologies, including artificial intelligence, advanced robotics and machine learning.
“This is in addition to the crisis that may result due to climate change, disease and conflict and to be prepared for these uncertainties, students must develop vital skills such as creativity, critical thinking, and resilience. Our commitment is to prepare our students holistically to be future-ready, so we are including coding in the curriculum for all students in Years 1-9. In addition, in-depth learning in music, creative writing, and diction will be a focus.”
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