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Akin Benjamin

Akin Benjamin is a passionate teacherinspirational speakeryouth mentor and a social sector manager.

Akin Benjamin is a passionate teacher, inspirational speaker, youth mentor and a social sector manager.

He holds a Bachelors Degree of the University of Ibadan in Education and Political Science and has taught in various International schools of repute in Nigeria.

Akin Benjamin was Programs Manager and later Acting Executive Director of the International Youth Enterprise Organization: Junior Achievement Nigeria, where he trained many youths in and out of secondary schools in Nigeria and Kenya.

He is a Coca- Cola Africa Scholar and an alumnus of the Africa America Institute, New York and the Enterprise Development Centre of the Pan Atlantic University, Lagos Nigeria where he was in the first set of the Social Sector Management Program jointly organized by the two institutions earlier mentioned.

He prepared the Black Diamond Students Company Of Dowen College Lagos Nigeria to win the first ever HP Responsible Business Ideas Contest in Africa in 2009 and presented a talk on “Brand Funding: Implication for Not –for- Profit organizations at the Youth Converge 2.0 which took place at the Eko Hotel 2010”.

He was guest speaker at the Career Guidance Seminar organized for Students of Lagos State at the National Arts Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos.

He was head of year in Atlantic Hall Poka Epe and Headteacher, Brickhall School, Abuja.

Akin Benjamin is fully involved in raising responsible young adults who are fully equipped to function profitably as Global Citizens wherever they find themselves.
He is the convener and executive director of the advocacy group “The Supportive Discipline For Dignity Initiative” and Lead Consultant , Three Dimension Edibiz & Associates

An educator by calling and practice, with over two decades of experience in the classroom and some of those years in management.

He has been involved in training teachers and head teaches in public schools in Lagos State( Continued In-service Teachers Training Program) as well as consulting for many private schools that have now become satisfied clients. One of the few consultants who trained the newly recruited one thousand graduate teachers employed by Lagos State last year .

Ever Committed to helping schools move from good to great through a three pronged service delivery approach to Schools
1. Improving Quality
2. Ensuring sustained Quality Assurance
3. Achieving Growth.

Akin Benjamin also conducts workshops, mentorship and one on one coaching on positive parenting and alternative discipline strategies for parents, teachers and schools.