Profile

ODETOLA EBENEZER ISRAEL
Learning Environment Therapist, Art Educator And Creativity Consultant

CONTACT DETAILS
Telephone: 08134096110,
E-mail: creativemindeduco@gmial.com
Website: creativemindeduco.com

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Marital Status: married
Nationality: Nigeria
Date Of Birth: February 19, 1992

AREA OF EXPERTISE
Interdisciplinary curriculum development- implementation strategies
Differentiated instruction- student assessment & reported
Creativity- classroom management techniques
Learning environment creating the third teacher

 

PROFILE

ODETOLA EBENEZER started his educational career at TOMIA Community Senior Secondary School in Lagos state. He bagged his Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE) at Federal College of Education (Technical) Akoka. Furthermore, he studied Early Childhood Education at the University of Lagos and Later proceeded to study Fine Arts in University of Benin. Presently doing his Masters at ILETS GROUP SWEDEN.
He is a focused Creativity Educator, trainer and Learning Environment Therapist, He has establish and organized countless of workshop and conferences within Nigeria and beyond.
He is officially the principal consultant of CME FREE UNIVESITY OF LEARNING with about 50,000 teachers on WhatsApp groups with the aim of preparing and engaging African teachers with knowledge in partnership with individuals and department of education in African universities and beyond for continuous learning.
his passion for education holds no bounds and he is constantly seeking reform in the education sector by embarking on delivering training programmes in the area of classroom management and teacher’s competency. Ebenezer has presented and contributed to several books and paper to his credit he has used his creative works to touch and impact lives.
Till date, Odetola has become a house hold name when it comes to the education of the Nigerian.

 

EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED
2019 Interdisciplinary art Masters in-view university Glasgow
2018 University of Benin, Benin City.
2016 Advanced Programme Certificate in Innovative Training (APCIT)
2015 university of Lagos early childhood education
2014 Federal College of Education (Tech) Akoka Fine and Applied Art Education.
2008 Tomia Community School, Alagbado, Lagos .

 

CORE QUALIFICATIONS
Exceptionally strong demonstration and , presentation skills
Excellent communication skills
Strong artistic and creativity skills
Dedicated to helping people to enhance education
Strong marketing and sales abilities
Excellent public speaking skills
Reliable employee who never misses a deadline

PROFESSIONAL DEVELPMENT
Face your fears 2108
EYFS curriculum 2018
Challenging gifted and talented learners 2018
Flip classroom 2019

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
ILETS group Sweden filial under the department of the school of education university Glasgow
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Volunteer, YALI GHANA 2014
15 classroom transformation project ( AKOKA, YABA, ALIMOSHO LEKKI)

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY, POSTS AND DUTIES

CME FREE UNIVERSITY OF LEARNING
Principal consultant
Collaborate with educators all over the world to hold lecture on 98 CME WHATSAPP GROUPS
Post jobs for new teachers
Performed continual research on the state of teaching technique. Present new method to educators to help them enhance their skills
Design and presented comprehensive lectures on Wednesday and Sunday 6pm
Identified schools with curriculum issues

EBEN CUT
Co ordinate
Responsibilities:
Creating a welcoming atmosphere that can greatly influence children academic performance and well-being is my business and our passion.
I believe that a school becomes a home when it’s child friendly and can become an active three-dimensional marketing tool, rather than a building.
My goal is to use creativity mixed with expression to enhanced the dimension of classroom to make school fun and to influence parents interest.
2008 Children Development Center Special School, Surulere.
Assistant Creative Fine Art Teacher

 

 

2011 – 2019 The King’s School Lagos, Gbagada.
Art Educator And Consultant
Responsible organizing art competition and exhibition for children
Monitoring of students’ progress.

2018 Canadian International School
Art Educator And Consultant
Responsibilities:

Coordination and supervision of activities.
Evaluation of staff performance.
Supervision of facilities.
Responsible for the safety, conduct, and general welfare of students.
Monitoring of students’ progress.
Curriculum and programme development and evaluation.
Organising continuous professional development for teaching staff and non-teaching staff.
Development and implementation of school restructuring programs, consensus and team building models, interdisciplinary teams and shared decision-making.
2007 Atundaolu Special School, Surulere.
Special Creativity Teacher
Planning and delivering lessons effectively using the National Curriculum.
Setting tasks which challenge students and ensure high level of interest.
Create inclusive classroom
Keeping records of pupils’ behaviour; checking pupils’ notes and following up any incidents.
2008- 2013 Toria School, Yaba.
Assistant Creative Fine Art Teacher
Developing art integration lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives.
Helping to prepare pupils for 4C Skills.
Create a welcoming learning environment for school
Maintaining discipline in the classroom.
Preparing resources for lessons.
Creative an nondisciplinary curriculum
2009 University Of Lagos Staff School Akoka, Lagos.
Assistant Creative Fine Art Teacher
Developing art integration lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives.
Create a welcoming learning environment
Organize art competition
2009 Abdek Private School Shomolu
Creative Fine Art Teacher
Developing art integration lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives.
Helping to prepare pupils for 4C Skills.
Create a welcoming learning environment for school
Assessing and recording pupils progress throughout the term.
Working with other staff to plan and coordinate work.
Keeping up to date with changes in the structure of the curriculum.
Preparing and presenting informative reports to parents.
Maintaining discipline in the classroom.
2011 Royal Kings School.
Creative Fine Art Teacher
Developing art integration lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives.
Helping to prepare pupils for 4C Skills.
Create a welcoming learning environment for school
Assessing and recording pupils progress throughout the term.
Working with other staff to plan and coordinate work.
Keeping up to date with changes in the structure of the curriculum.
2016 DATE Supreme education foundation school
Teaches Creative Arts and consults
Strategize with working teachers to find flexible solutions to further their education
Assisted students with completing program objectives through coaching, mentoring and creating effective goal action plans
Served as a peer coach and training ambassador
Create Art Curriculum and program development and evaluation.
Organizing continuous professional development for teaching staff.
Coordination and supervision of activities.
Evaluation of staff performance.
Creating a welcoming learning environment .
Responsible for finding new educational equipment and bringing into the organization to be used.
Worked closely with facility staff and students to introduce new teaching technology and methods.
Often asked to host seminars introducing the organization to new groups and bringing in more students.

 

STUDIO
Heritage Art And Craft Consult Akoka 2005-2011
Universal Studio National Theater 2010
Biodun Omolayo Art Gallery National Mesuem 2012
Mansion Studio Igbobi Hospital 2011-2013

 

 

TRAINING TOPIC THOUGHT FROM 2010 TO DATE

Creating the third teacher ( corona schools)
Design in alignment with learning outcome (Lagos, Abuja, Ghana, Warrri)
Building a 21st Century Learner Requires 21st Century Teachers (Kaduna )
How To Decorate the Classroom To Enhance Learning (Lagos)
Instructional Material And Classroom Decoration (Lagos)
Building Children’s Creativity Skill Through
Teacher’s Improvisations ( Osun, Port-Harcourt )
Building Children’s Problem Solving Skills Through Recycled Craft (Ibadan Lagos )
Creative Art Activities Promote Development (Lagos)
Affective & Social Development And Art & Craft In A Child (Lagos)
Decorations And Instructions (Lagos)
Creating Positive Learning Environment Through Interactive Display (Lagos, Abuja and Owerri)
Transforming Learning Environment Through Creative School Decoration (Lagos, Port-Harcourt, Ikorodu)
Art integration (Lagos , Port-Harcourt, Jos)
Arranging The Classroom For Optimal Functioning (Lagos)
Creative Classroom Decoration And Instructional Materials: A Tool For Successful Teaching And Learning (Ibadan, Lagos)
Creating an Effective Learning Environment Through Classroom Decoration (Abeokuta, Warri)
Journal and Articles writing

Creative way to use display boards in the school Environment
Finding values in mistakes
Why its important for my child to learn art
Learning by doing (hand on) JOHN DEWEY Approach
Piaget theory and application to today’s classroom
Integrating art into curriculum: Interdisciplinary approach
Art across the curriculum
Scissors cutting skills
The role of teachers in moral development of a child
Making children’s work visible
The third teacher using visual to transform the learning process
Principles for improving schools in 21st century
The teacher as the Judge
Encouraging curiosity in the classroom
For more visit Creativemindeduco.com

 

 

ACADEMIC AWARDS, HONOURS, FELLOWSHIPS/SCHOLARSHIPS & CERTIFICATE OF MERIT/COMMENDATION:

Society of Nigeria artist
Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria
University of Lagos, Alumni Association, Nigeria
Nigeria union of teachers
Africa teachers voice
Association of early childhood education
Federal collage of education (t) akoka Alumni Association, Nigeria
Professional artist of Nigeria
Project for global education Alumni Association, Nigeria
Alumni Association, Nigeria

 

 

HOBBIES

Teaching
Researching
Creating
Leading
Reading the word of God

 

INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES

Editor And Graphic Designer Of Toddler Times & Preschooler (Newsletters & Activity Booklets For Preschool Children)
Board Member The King’s Children’s Foundation. .
Radio Host ,Edu Focus