The 2024 edition of the Africa Education Festival would be held on the 3rd of February, 2024 at the Millennium Gloucester Hotel, London-Kensington, United Kingdom.
Organised by Edusko, the Africa Education Festival was initiated as an avenue to help African families in the UK provide quality parenting and education for their
In a statement made available to the media, Mr. Ayegbusi says, “At the festival, top education leaders, experienced parenting experts and UK based family coaches are already poised to sharing actionable strategies on how to provide quality parenting and education for children as an African in the UK.”
He continues, “Some leading International schools from Africa will also be participating to showcase their unique strengths and how they are better positioned to provide quality education that is steeped in diversely rich cultures, heritage, discipline and traditions.”
Some of the confirmed speakers at the event include: Elaine C Walker, Founder, Everythings Education UK; Colin Bell, CEO, Council of British International Schools (COBIS); Yetty Williams, Parenting Coach; Ivie Okwuegbuna, Assistant Headteacher & Special Educational Needs Professional; Mary McCauley, Care for the Family Certified Coach.
Others include Ehia Erhaboh, Convener, AI-IN-NIGERIA, Yasir Patel, Principal Headteacher, St. Constantine International School, Tanzania; Korede Adedoyin, CEO, The Vemoye Foundation UK; Isaac Oladipupo, Founder, Afrilearn; Richard Grubb, Regional Lead for Africa & Europe, the UK’s Department for Business & Trade; Gbenga Ogunbode, CEO, TIEC Group and many more.
The event is organised by Edusko. The organisation’s flagship platform, edusko.com, is Africa’s largest education marketplace for schools, parents, students and lenders. Currently working with over 8,000 top k-12 private schools in Nigeria alone, Edusko leverages data and tech to help parents access good k-12 schools for their wards and for schools to enrol more students for less.
Africa Education Festival 2024 is proudly supported by TransferGo. Confirmed participating schools from Africa include, Temple School Lagos, Nigeria; Wigwe University Port Harcourt, Nigeria; St. Constantine International School Tanzania and ISM Dakar, Senegal.
The event is open to African parents in the UK for free. Here is the registration link: edusko.com/afredfest.