Saturday, February 23, 2019

NLC summons teachers of Colleges of Education over 3-week strike

The National Labour Commission , has summoned the leadership of the Colleges of Education Teachers Association of Ghana (CETAG), an association whose members have...

Scorecard: Target Grade C schools for Free SHS – Prof Quartey

Professor Peter Quartey The Head of the Economic Division for the Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research at the University of Ghana has suggested that...

We need qualified people as headmasters, not necessarily teachers – Anis Haffer

Anis Haffer A veteran educationist is championing a game-changing move in the administration of Ghanaian schools. Currently, only trained teachers who have risen through the ranks of the...

Schools without chairs; pupils of Sokabiisi Bolga sit on bare floor

Pupils of Sokabiisi Primary School in the Bolgatanga Municipality of the Upper East Region, sit on the bare floor to study, like many of...

GES dismisses 10 teachers for sexual misconduct, stealing

The Ghana Education Service has sacked 10 teachers for various offenses including stealing and sexual misconduct in their respective schools. Six of the teachers were...

GES orders headteachers to line pupil on street to welcome Akufo-Addo

The Ghana Education Service in the Asuogyaman District of the Eastern Region has asked headteachers of schools in the District to release their pupils...

We Support FREE SHS, Double Track – Catholic Bishops

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference has commended government for introducing the free Senior High School (SHS) policy and double-track system, describing these as “creative solutions...

Ghana to start exporting teachers soon – NAPO

Government has indicated that the country will soon begin exporting teachers to neighboring countries. According to the government, this is part its agenda to create...

Only PhD holders to teach in universities – Education Minister

"Now if you do not hold a PhD, you will not be able to teach in a university," the Education Minister said. But most of...

No more Diploma; Teacher trainees to graduate with degrees – NAPO

The Government has announced that it would phase out diploma certificates in all 46 Colleges of Education across the country from this year. The move...