Best Ideas 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solutions or propositions for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
EARLY CHILD DEVELOPMENT EDUCATION 0-8 YEARS
Explain your idea in details:
Early childhood, defined as the period from birth to eight years old,is a time of remarkable growth with brain development at its peak. During this stage, children are highly Influenced by the environment and the people that surround them.Early childhood care and education (ECCE) is more than preparation for primary school. It aims at the holistic development of a child social, emotional , cognitive and physical needs in order to build a solid and broad foundation for lifelong learning and well being .ECCE Has the possibility to nurture caring ,capable and responsible future citizens.By 2030, we must ensure that all girls and boys have access to quality early childhood development ,care and pre-primary education so that they are ready for primary education. With innovation in technology and software today, It is sensible that it get introduced into classroom for young children starting at a very early age.In order to prepare them for the devices they must handle in their near future such as laptops, desktops,tablet devices and mobile phones, these tools get introduced to them starting inside the classrooms.Technology ,however,Is not just teaching children how to used them.Early child Education is seeing the benefits of software tools that are great for learning.The laptops and touch screen get students involved in interactive educational games for developing skills in math, reading , typing , day -to-day tasks and positive reinforcement for good behavior.Studies have shown improvement in these subject as well as keen level of adjustment to these technological introductions in classroom.Children are developing advanced cognitive as well as interaction skills with the help of technology inside classroom. On this note we must act urgently to make investing in early childhood development a priority in every country to achieved the 2030 goals.
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
The primary objectives of Early Childhood Development Education is to provide quality education in line with SGDS goal. Since over 200 million children in developing countries are not meeting their developmental potential .we must ensure that ECE gives strong beginning for children from 0-8 years that will enable them to live healthy, productive lives and a high quality early childhood program that provides a safe and nurturing environment, which promotes physical, social, emotional, language and cognitive development that will ensure a positive continuation of the child's education process Is my philosophy I will talk about the goals .This program has an important role in shaping the social, emotional, and intellectual development of the young child.Because children outcomes are influenced by the multiple environments they encounter.Early childhood is a critical time for cognitive, social, and physical development of a child.One of the best ways to ensure that children succeed in school is to provide all children with access to high-quality programs for early learning.To meet this goal, we work with public and nonpublic schools, community-based organizations, and home-based child-care providers to continuously improve the quality of early-learning programs and to expand opportunities for early learning across our state.To measure our success the following 4 goals will use as a yard sticks1:Increasing access to high-quality early childhood education programs for all children 2 :Supporting the professional development of early childhood professionals 3:Providing information to families about supporting their child's learning 4:Ensuring that children with developmental delays or disabilities are identified and have access to specialized services and supports.
Plans for implementation and sustainability
The Early Childhood Development Education proposes to be a learning center for kids under 0-8 years which they will develop their cognitive, social , emotional and physical needs.For a successful Implementation , Management , monitoring and sustainability the following target market and business models have been Identified which is parents with kids under school age of different class and people from all walks of life.Full - time working class parents with toddlers under school age.parents with toddlers under school age who run their own business and are too busy to take care of their wards during business hours.We are making move with a diversified services and generating a pool of business that grow from small based of customers to high top tier of brands. part-time working parents constitute at least 20% monthly growth rate.
John is the Head of Schools and Administrator. He holds a bachelor degree in Chemistry from the University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. A visionary/social entrepreneur who has attended at most 5 outstanding entrepreneurship programme across the country. He is a member of Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Alumni network. He has more than 10 years experiences in educational sector. He creates and communicates and implements the organizational vision and mission and overall direction, leading the development and implementation of overall organizational strategy. A founder of TOP STAR COLLEGE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS AN EARLY LEARNING CENTER WITH 5 YEARS EXPERIENCED IN MENTORING AND TRAINING OF STARTUP ENTREPRENEURS. JOHN CREATES IDEAS , DEVELOPED BUSINESSES AND ALSO MARKETING DISTRIBUTION NETWORK.