Saturday, July 20, 2019

One student dead, another collapses in Sandema SHTS riot

A midnight campus riot at the Sandema Senior High Technical School has claimed one life and led to the collapse of a female student, reports say. A student, whose name was only mentioned to Starr...

GES withdraws sandwich-trained teachers from Senior High Schools

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has directed the removal of all sandwich trained teachers from secondary schools across the country. The directive was contained in a letter to heads of Senior High Schools across the...

NaCCA builds capacity of textbook assessors

The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA) has organized a two-day capacity building session for Textbook assessors on the proposed Textbook Approval Process. The workshop, which is taking place in Koforidua in the Eastern...

NaCCA to launch short code to check unapproved textbooks

The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA) will soon announce a short code for the general public to detect unapproved textbooks on the market. The short code system is part of measures to clampdown on ‘unwholesome’...

Halt GhC10 monthly insurance deduction – Teachers to GES

The Coalition of Concerned Teachers(CCT) has called on Ghana Education Service (GES) to suspend the intended Ghc10 monthly deduction for Welfare Policy for teachers starting July. In June 2018, GES with State Insurance company(SIC) proposed...

59,000 teachers recruited since 2017 – Napo

The Minister for Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has described the era of the President Akufo-Addo, as the best time to study in Ghana. According to the Minister for Education, the introduction of the Free...

Mezzo Maths quiz competition launched

Mezzo House Limited, a mathematical organization, has officially launched its flagship mathematics competition for school children in Accra Thursday. The launch coupled with the grand finale of this year’s edition of the competition was under...

Write exam questions on Chalkboards – GES to Head teachers

The Ghana Education Service has asked head teachers of public schools across the country to go ahead and write end of term examination questions on Chalkboards. This is the second time this year that teachers...

Kofi Essumang appointed new VC for KTU

The Governing Council of the Koforidua Technical University (KTU) has appointed the former Dean of School of Physical Sciences at the University of Cape Coast, Professor David Kofi Essumang as the new Vice Chancellor...

KNUST donates GHC200k worth of consumables to hospitals

Management of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has donated medical consumables worth to GHC200,000  to 10 hospitals in Ashanti region. The donation, according to management of the University, forms part of...

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