Adeiye Oluwaseun-Sobo is an educator with 12 years’ experience across education and administrative positions. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Covenant University and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education from the University of Nottingham.
Currently, in addition to being a Graduate student of International Educational Development at University of Pennsylvania, she is a Sectional Head with Corona Schools Trust, one of Nigeria’s leading educational institutions with more than 6 decades of excellent service, Adeiye is a seasoned educational professional. In her position, she oversees the smooth operation of the lower primary school, managing both academic and administrative activities.
She is the founder of The Intentional Teachers Network, an online and physical community that supports teachers to function at maximum capacity while enjoying a rich sense of fulfilment and connectedness. As the head of this initiative, she provides strategic leadership in line with the vision of the initiative to empower educators. She leads the team in curating avenues for teacher development and education by providing enabling environments for educators to interact; bridging the gap between educators, knowledge and necessary resources.
In addition to her busy work schedule, she participates in social responsibility through volunteer activities. She was a volunteer with the Project One Million Souls where she managed a minimum of 11 volunteers while also managing fundraising and financial reports. She is also a volunteer mentor, participating in juvenile correctional outreaches to conduct character reformation mentorship sessions for individual children. She was once a volunteer member of the Covenant University Tour Guides Association, where she ultimately served as the President of the association. Beyond this, she volunteered as a facilitator at the H.O.P.E Camp for teenagers, she coordinates the Voiceover Kids Course of the Voiceover Academy while equally intermittently offering child education classes and educator training across organisations.
Adeiye whose commitment to the improvement of the Nigerian educational sphere is unparalleled published her first book, Dear Teacher…Musings of an Intentional Teacher in 2019. This book is a collection of thoughts that encourage and challenge teachers to examine their mindsets and paradigms. Which in turn will help teachers everywhere discharge their duties excellently. Driven by her passion for wholesome education, she is currently working on publishing her children and teachers’ journals amongst others. She holds family dear, loves to read, write, design and believes in integrity, hard work, respect and exemplary leadership.