While the British Government which recently approved for its schools a new curriculum to be implemented in the year 2011 is gathering momentum ahead of the year, Famaks International Schools Asokoro, Abuja under the headship of Steven Peter Middleton, a Briton has already adopted it for the forth coming session. Steven said, the new British curriculum is Information Technology (IT) driven, stressing that Science and Mathematics are now together and no longer core subjects on their own like it used to be. The core subjects are now English with specific emphasis on reading and writing, Numeric and Information Communication Technology (ICT).
He said, 'Apart from the fact that we will be the first in Nigeria to actually take on board this new curriculum, we will actually be one year ahead of the UK schools. We adopted a 'globalize' approach to teaching our students by employing Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for every function.'According to him, he has been in the business of teaching in the past 18 years, demonstrating success teaching, motivating and directing students while maintaining high interest and achievement.