The chiefs and people of Kasu in Dzodze , Ketu District and Fiaxor in Anlo marked their colourful Easter celebrations on Saturday 15th April with Dr John Gatsi as guest speaker.
Dr John Gatsi in addressing the well attended gathering, he first of all thanks the chiefs and the good people of Fiaxor and Dzodze for the honor done him to join them in deliberating on educational issues .
Dr Gatsi who is also Director of the John Gatsi Educational Foundation, a foundation which has touched many lives and the point that children are looking up to the elderly for brighter future thus parents,teachers and community leaders should not disappoint
“I appeal to parents and all the elders gathered that the children look up to you .make all efforts to ensure children excel in their academic work and the development talents for a brighter future.
Speaking on the theme “Improving quality education : the role of parents” , Dr. Gatsi who is the Head of Department of Finance, University of Cape Coast, passionately appeal to parents to treat education of their children as a critical investment that they can benefit from at old age.
He also ask parents to play their sensitive and critical role since government cannot play certain roles only meant for them. He encouraged the Chiefs and People of Fiaxor and Kasu in Dzodze to create an environment that motivates children to learn. He asked the people to work with the teachers to restore speech and prize given days at the basic level which nonexistent in many public basic schools.