Ruth Ogaga

Ruth Ogaga is a core Montessorian and an Educationist involved in teaching

children and adult learners. She developed a deep passion for teaching during her

early years in high school. She graduated from Delta State University with a

Bachelor in Arts Education (B.A.Ed),History/Primary Education, Masters

Degree (M.Sc) in Public Administration from university of Benin(UNIBEN).

Her quest and interest for the child education took her to London for the

Montessori International Diploma (0-6years) at the Montessori Centre

International (MCI) London. While in London she taught at the Beehive

Montessori Nursery School for internship and also worked as a Montessori

Directress. Her strive for more knowledge in the Montessori Philosophy and

Practice and its need back home in Nigeria propelled her back to London for the

Montessori Trainers Certificate Program. Still pushing for more knowledge in the

field of Educational Management, she is presently a research student for a

Doctorate Degree (PhD) at the Department of Public Administration, University

of Benin,(UNIBEN), Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria. She has finished all course

work and is currently doing research work needed for the final award of a

Doctorate Degree in Administration.

Born fifty seven (57) years ago in Delta state of South/South Nigeria, she has

spent thirty five (35) years working with children and adult learners. She was a

Montessori Directress for sixteen years (16) at the foremost Igbinedion

Montessori Nursery School Benin City, a core Montessori School. She grew to

become the Head of the Nursery School section..

She has attended quite a lot of professional trainings, conferences, seminars and

workshops locally and internationally. Amongst which is the prestigious

Montessori Educational Programs International (MEPI) Conference in South

Carolina, Kaiwah Island in 2018, 2019 and 2020 respectively.

She is also an On-site Verifier for Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher

Education (MACTE) U.S.A. she was a team member and later a team leader for

the accreditation of Greensprings Preschool, Lekki, Lagos in 2017 and 2019

respectively.