Along the bank of the river, on this side and that, will grow all kinds of trees used for food; their leaves will not wither, and their fruit will not fail. They will bear fruit every month, because their water flows from the sanctuary. Their fruit will be for food, and their leaves for medicine.”

– Ezekiel 47:12

Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.

– James Baldwin

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.

– Henry B Adams

You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.

– Clay P. Bedford

For NOTHING shall be impossible with God

– Luke 1:37

A mind once stretched by a new idea never regains its original dimensions

– Anonymous

The main part of intellectual education is not the acquisition of facts but learning how to make facts live

– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Anyone can steer the ship when the sea is calm

– Publilius Syrus

I may have said the same thing before... But my explanation, I am sure, will always be different

– Oscar Wilde

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

– Malcolm Forbes

Education is a natural process carried out by the child and is not acquired by listening to words but by experiences in the environment

– Dr. Maria Montessori

Management | Team Member

Okeyinfu Dimowo - Ajayi | Executive Director/Principal

Ajayi, Okeyinfu (Mrs) is our Executive Director and the founder of the Institution. Okeyinfu got her first degree from the University of Benin and she graduated with Second class Honors from the department of Geography and Regional Planning.

Okeyinfu is a Certified Assessment Lead and she has additional training and certification from the following institutions:

  1. ASCD Diferentitation (Pre-Conference) Institute: April 2016
  2. ASCD workshops: (April 2016)
  3. Paediatric First Aid: St John Ambulance, London (May 2015)
  4. Risk Management: Devon Health, Safety & Wellbeing Service (May 2015)
  5. Managing safety in Primary Schools: Devon Health, Safety & Wellbeing Service. (Student Observer: May 2015)
  6. Essential Management Skills Program: Rutgers Center for Management Development, State University of New Jersey.
  7. M-MBA: Rutgers Business School, The State University of New Jersey
  8. Coaching teachers: Promoting changes that stick: Match Education, Boston
  9. Teaching for Understanding: The World-Wide Unit, The Harvard Graduate School of Education.
  10. New and Aspiring Leaders Training (The Principals Center): Harvard Graduate School of Education, Boston
  11. Effective Classroom Interactions - Supporting Young Children’s Development: Curry School of Education, Virginia State University

Okeyinfu is a second career teacher and she runs her own school in Lagos. She has a huge bouquet of bespoke training and school improvement models aimed at nurturing an effective educational sector that lovingly assists each student towards their full potential. She has an intense passion for helping adults teach effectively and providing invaluable support to schools.

”Ms. Kaykay” as she is typically called, has various years of experience in performance monitoring and improvement, business development, supply management and Educational Management. These experiences, have been garnered due to the fact that she has worked successfully in a variety of industries including an Educational institution, consumer manufacturing companies, printing & publishing services.
Her last job was as Director of Administration in a school in Lekki phase 1, where she worked for about four (4) years. After she stopped active employment, her plan was to take some time off work, and devote herself to her family but her passion for children and working with their families got in the way. This passion and deep love for children, led her to birth her dream in Busy Minds™; a decision she is eternally grateful she took. Her experiences as a mum and wife helps her relate to the parents and provide services that is beneficial for the family and relevant to the society.
Kaykay’s passion runs deep when it comes to children and this amongst other things, should make her your first choice when it comes to taking a decision concerning in whose care you should leave your child(ren).

She also has facebook group called Teacher Support Network, geared towards supporting parents and teachers as they lovingly assist each child grow to their full potential.

You may contact her directly using kaykay@busymindscenter.com or busyminds.learning@gmail.com