ASSONT holds 9th Annual Teachers Conference in Benson Idahosa University

June 26, 2014


Association of Nigerian Teachers (ASSONT) announces her 9th annual national conference with theme: “INNOVATIONS AND TRANSFORMATION IN TEACHING AND LEARNING”

Venue: William’s Lecture Theatre, Faculty of Basic and Applied. Benson Idahosa University, Benin City.

Date: Monday, July 7  through Friday, July 11, 2014

Chief Host: Prof. Ernest Izevbigie (Vice Chancellor, Benson Idahosa University, Benin City)

Keynote Address Presenter: Prof. Philip A. Igbafe, MFR. (Department of arts, Benson Idahosa University, Benin City)


Lead Paper Presenters:

Prof. Kola Adeyemi (Department of Education studies and Management, University of Benin, Benin City)

Prof. Patrick E. Oghuvbu (Director, Institute of Education, Delta State University, Abraka)


Conference Fees:

Conference Registration                               N10,000

Vetting                                                                 N2,500

Corporate Registration                                  N20,000

Undergraduate Students (with ID)           N3,000

Membership                                                      N1,000

Annual Dues                                                      N500


Events and Dates:

Monday, 7TH July, 2014: Arrival of participants

Tuesday, 8TH July, 2014: Opening ceremony/Keynote address/Lead paper presentation

Wednesday, 9TH July, 2014: Plenary session

Thursday, 10TH July, 2014: Plenary session Cont.

Friday, 11TH July, 2014: Departure



The conference officials and participants will arrive Benson Idahosa University, Benin city, Edo state, Nigeria on Monday July 7th 2014 and depart on Friday 11th July, 2014. Hotel rates per person per night for rooms vary from #4,000 – #12,000 in the vicinity of Benson Idahosa University.

Participants are requested to stay in the hotel situated around the University for ease of transportation and evening interaction.


Intending conferees shall submit abstract of their papers, which must not be more than 200 words through our E-MAIL : not later than 1st July, 2014.

This is to enable us prepare the book of abstract. The conferee may now proceed to write his/her paper which will not be more than 15 pages in A4 computer processed. The font size of the typing should be 14 using the New Times Roman. The referencing style must be the APA Referencing Style.

The conferee will come to the venue of the conference with at least 20 copies dropping 3 copies at the Registration Desk. Any conferee who wishes to use the POWER POINT will be obliged. Accepted papers will be published in our JOURNAL OF TEACHERS PERSPECTIVE or JOURNAL OF RESOURCEFULNESS AND DISTINCTION. Our esteemed contributors will collect their published work at the conference (held at NOUN, Enugu Study Centre 2013).

The first 100 conferees will receive a free journal at the registration desk.