Afrilearn, a digital learning platform, has announced the launch of a world-class free e-learning mobile application, aimed at enabling young Nigerians to pass their Secondary School Certificate Examination in South Africa. West (WASSCE), their Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and other exams in one sitting, free of charge.
This was contained in a statement issued on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 by Afrilearn, marking a new height in the education technology space for free access by primary and secondary school students across Nigeria and beyond. .
“Founded in 2019, Afrilearn provides children aged 6-18 with free, fun, world-class education for top marks in school and competitions like the East African Secondary School Certificate Examination. West (WASSCE), Unified Postgraduate Matriculation Examination (UTME), National Examination Council (NECO) and others Afrilearn also monitors each learner’s progress with detailed analytics to help each student identify their points strengths and areas for improvement.
“Some kids learn best by watching videos, some by reading class notes, some by solving practice problems, and still others through social collaboration. By design, Afrilearn is deliberately designed to give each child the freedom to learn using the unique methods that work best for them,” according to Afrilearn Co-Founder/CEO Isaac Oladipupo.
He added, “Our innovative online learning platform features richly animated, curriculum-based video lessons, lecture notes, practice exercises, live lessons, a personalized learning dashboard and many other learning resources.”
Through its fun and seamless learning experience, the award-winning educational streaming startup has organically reached over 486,032 learners, with over fifty thousand gamified quizzes, five thousand curriculum-specific lecture notes, and over three thousand lessons video.
According to Co-Founder/Head of Content at Afrilearn, Gabriel Olatunji-Legend, “In addition to helping students fill learning gaps with trusted content by expert tutors, with its many cutting-edge features, Afrilearn enables also teachers, schools and parents to effectively accelerate learning outcomes. Our goal is to enable students to study at their own pace in and outside the classroom, via any device. »
Recounting his experience, a secondary school teacher, Taiye Ojuolape, said, “As a history teacher, Afrilearn saves me a lot of time by accessing useful teaching materials. The content is very comprehensive and the app display is very user-friendly and easy to navigate. The resources have helped exponentially increase my classroom engagement. »
Similarly, a secondary school student in Lagos, Isabella Onuwa, testified that “for the first time, I got A’s in my exams. All this thanks to the free and exciting practical exercises on the Afrilearn application. It’s the fastest way to pass WAEC, NECO, JAMB, and I’m always surprised that it’s free.
Afrilearn CEO, Isaac Oladipupo stressed, “It is very unfair to expect a changed Nigeria without educating Nigerians first. Without quality education and opportunities, our fellow citizens cannot rise above prejudice. Unfortunately, our physical education system is neither affordable nor sustainable. Having witnessed this in our formative years, Gabriel and I quit our lucrative jobs in 2018 to solve this problem by leveraging technology.
Widely described as the Netflix of education for young Africans, 94% of students using Afrilearn report doing better in school, having more confidence and passing exams.
To start learning for free, simply download the Afrilearn app from the Play Store, App Store or visit myafrilearn.com.