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Stakeholders oppose reopening of schools in Ghana amid COVID-19

Two major stakeholder organizations in Ghana on Tuesday expressed their opposition to the intention by the Ghanaian government to reopen schools amid the novel...

Court dismisses suit against GES over demotion of 92 teachers

A High Court in Accra has dismissed the suit of 92 head teachers of some basic schools in the Ga West and North...
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Gella Foundation to raise $100,000 for ventilators and patient monitors

The Gella Foundation, a Community Based Non- Governmental Organisation has launched a campaign to raise $100,000.00 for the purchase of ventilators and Patient monitors...

Ghana to fumigate over 400 schools

The Ghana Education Service (GES) is working in collaboration with Zoomlion Ghana Limited to fumigate second-cycle educational institutions in the country. ...
Vine Christian School Students Using their Chrome Books for Class Lessons

Vine Christian High School is Offering Free Online Classes for Students in Ghana

Vine Christian High School, the leading private Christian High School in Ghana is calling on all parents to sign up for free online Cambridge...
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Committee working to operationalise distance learning directive

The Ministry of Education has set up a committee to work out modalities to effectively operationalise the President’s directive for students to be tutored...
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GES directs all schools to suspend all public activities

The Ghana Education Service (GES), has directed all educational institutions to suspend all public activities such as Speech and Prize Giving days, until further...
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NGO calls for basic information in schools to prevent COVID-19

Africa Education Watch, a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), has called on the Ghana Education Service to install industrial alcohol-based sanitizers at vantage points within school...
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GES/GHS take steps to curb Corona Virus outbreak

The Ghana Education Service (GES) and Ghana Health Service have put in measures in all schools to prevent the outbreak...

Teachers undergo training to improve teaching and learning

A total of 1,424 teachers have been trained under e-Transform Teacher Capacity Building project which started in February 2018 and is aimed at...

Rate of death among teachers in Obuasi raises concern

Teachers in the Adansi-Akrokeri Circuit of the Ghana Education Service (GES) in the Obuasi Municipality, have expressed grave concern about the spate of deaths...
Computer laboratory

Sefwi-Adabokrom community gets computer Lab

The Adabokrom Circuit of the Ghana Education Service in the Western North Region is currently benefiting from a fully furnished computer laboratory connected...
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Poor supervision, substandard materials cause fire outbreaks- Report

A six-member committee setup to investigate the recent fire outbreaks at the Wa Islamic Senior High School has identified poor working attitude by supervising...

Don’t run errands for male teachers – GES cautions girls

The Assin South Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES) has cautioned adolescent girls to refrain from running errands at homes of male...

Teachers sensitised on Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV

Teachers of La Nkwantanang Cluster of Schools at Madina in Accra have been sensitised on the prevention of Mother-To-Child Transmission (MTCT) of HIV as...

Markaz Al Bishara organises quiz for pupils

An inter-school quiz competition has been held for six Junior High Schools (JHS) in the Northern Region as part of efforts to encourage learning...
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Ahanta West Education Directorate appeals for teachers

The Ahanta West Municipal Education Directorate (AWMA) in the Western Region is continuing to experience a reduction and dwindling numbers of teachers in the...

Ghana must maintain double-track system to benefit African countries – NMC Executive-Secretary

The Executive-Secretary of the National Media Commission (NMC), Mr. George Sarpong, has appealed to Ghana’s educational policy-makers not to phase out the double-track system. ...

GES issues stern warning to students involved in sex scandal

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has described as distasteful recent sex scandals involving some Ghanaian female second-cycle students, which had gone viral on...

GES must ensure compliance with disciplinary code – Child Rights

Child Rights International (CRI), an NGO, has urged the Ghana Education Service (GES) to ensure that all schools, irrespective of their status, comply with...

NGO wants GES to adopt its Project

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has been called upon to adopt the Quality Assurance Project (QAP) to complement the implementation of the Standard Based...

WAEC accepts oral response in examination

Mr Alex Amankwah in charge of Specific Learning Disorders at the Ghana Education Service has revealed that the West African Examination Council (WAEC)...

Gender activist suggests special units for girls’ retention in schools

The Ghana Education Service (GES) must set up a special Unit that will advance, facilitate and improve on girls...

Our children must have SHS education-Hajia Alima

The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Hajia Alima Mahama, has encouraged parents in rural communities to take advantage of government’s Free Senior High...

Markaz Al Bishara constructs classroom block for Bognaayili JHS

A three-unit classroom block with office, washrooms and changing room for girls have been constructed for the Bognaayili D/A Junior...
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The Ghana Education Service: A Call to Action

A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong, gives it a superficial appearance of being right, and raises at first a formidable outcry...

Achimota School takeover- Management wants GES to follow due process

The Management and staff of Achimota Preparatory School has asked the Ghana Education Service (GES) to make its intentions clear “if it intends to...

Audit Service chases public officials to declare assets

The Ghana Audit Service is chasing public institutions to identify those eligible to declare their assets and liabilities to ensure they do the needful. ...
Youth Employment Agency

Ekumfi chalk factory to be commissioned in June 2020

The Youth Employment Agency (YEA) in collaboration with the Federation of Persons With Disability (PWDs), have begun construction of a state-of-the-art chalk manufacturing factory...
Air pollution in cities such as Delhi is exceeding safe levels, the WHO says

AMA urges traditional leaders to help fight air pollution

Mr Desmond Appiah, the Chief Resilience and Sustainability Advisor of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), has urged traditional leaders to sensitise citizens on the...