Two months after assumption of office, Aregbesola organized a world-class education summit to chart a new way forward in the educational sector of the State of Osun in conformity with the evolving global trends in the field. The summit, which was chaired by Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, had in attendance other veteran stakeholders who proffered solutions to the perennial problems being experienced in the country and Osun in particular.
Stakeholders agreed on having three structures of basic education that is elementary, middle and high rather than the existing primary, junior and secondary levels. A comprehensive overhaul of physical and human component of the education system was also recommended.
Notable members of the Summit Includes: Prof Wole Soyinka, the Chairman of the Education Summit, Prof Peter Okebukola, Dr Akin Fapohunda, Dr Isaac Agboola, Prof Sola Adeyeye, Me Lere Osundina and State Government Functionaries of the State of Osun