A Nigerian, Mr Muyiwa Bamgbose, has been rated
world’s 9th best innovator in electronic learning.
This was contained in the latest rating of an
agency, Bob Little Public Relations, which is based
in the United Kingdom. According to the rating, the Nigerian educationist
has joined the league of World’s best 10 shakers
and movers in e-learning for the second time. In the previous ratings conducted last year, he was
said to have rated 10th in the world. Bamgbose, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO),
Educational Advancement Centre (EAC), Ibadan,
invented the electronic learning method that
delivers contents of subjects to mobile telephones
of candidates preparing for the Unified Tertiary
Matriculation Examinations (UTME). Bamgbose, said, the aim of the examination was to
help government determine who is actually
prepared for the examination and enjoy the free
payment for the examination by the government.
The mock examination also helps schools,
government and teachers identify the volume of work that needs to be done nine months before
the time of the examination. The List of the candidates according to their
position is, Elliott Masie. Head of The MASIE Center, a
Saratoga Springs, New York, Jay Cross, a writer,
commentator and speaker, Fabrizio Cardinali, CEO of
exact Learning Solutions’ North America and
Australia operations and Cathy Moore. The fifth person is Roger Schank, the President and CEO of
Socratic Arts, Tom Kuhlmann, A blogger and host of
The Rapid E-Learning Blog, Anne Forster (Forster
and Gibson), one of Australia’s foremost
independent e-learning consultants, Massood
Zarrabian, CEO of Boston, MA, based LCMS providers OutStart, and Muyiwa Bamgbose, the CEO of
Nigeria’s Educational Advancement Center (EAC).