Zamfara State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has commenced training of 150 teachers on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and its applications to education.
Alhaji Kabir Mayanchi, the Public Relations Officer of the board, made the disclosure on Wednesday in a recent interview. According to him, ‘the training was to assist the primary and junior secondary school teachers to improve their knowledge of ICT.
He added that the training became necessary considering the fact that majority of primary school teachers in the state lacked basic requirement of computer literacy.
The image maker expressed optimism that the training would enhance the quality of education and boost the acquisition of basic ICT skills by teachers.
Mayanchi also said that other participants in the training included Computer teachers, Planning Officers in 14 local government areas as well as staff of SUBEB ICT Centre.