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Will December 7 be a public holiday? Find out what the government has just said

Will December 7 be a public holiday? Find out what the government has just said

Will December 7 be a public holiday? Find out what the government has just said
Video: St. John's Primary School shuts down as thugs attack teachers

Video: St. John's Primary School shuts down as thugs attack teachers

Teaching and learning has been suspended at the St Johns Primary School in Accra New Town following the attack on some female teachers by unidentified thugs

Video: St. John's Primary School shuts down as thugs attack teachers
Shocking: These pupils at Bawku study in an uncompleted church building

Shocking: These pupils at Bawku study in an uncompleted church building

Final year pupils at the BoyaKpalsako Junior High School are studying in an uncompleted church auditorium ahead of this years BECE examination

Shocking: These pupils at Bawku study in an uncompleted church building
Two GES officials arrested for illegally recruiting 100 teachers

Two GES officials arrested for illegally recruiting 100 teachers

Two teachers of the Ghana Education Service have been arrested by the BNI in the ongoing verification and validation exercise for the staff of the service

Two GES officials arrested for illegally recruiting 100 teachers
Find out why GES is against use of Whatsapp among students

Find out why GES is against use of Whatsapp among students

Director general of the Ghana Education Service GES says buying mobile phones for children who are yet to complete high school contributes to indiscipline among such students

Find out why GES is against use of Whatsapp among students
Caning makes pupils timid - Queen mother

Caning makes pupils timid - Queen mother

She also revealed that caning has also made some coy instead of being assertive and probing

Caning makes pupils timid - Queen mother
This is sad! No furniture for pupils of Mmaapehia M/A Basic school

This is sad! No furniture for pupils of Mmaapehia M/A Basic school

Pupils of the Mmaapehia MA Basic school at ObomDomeabra constituency within the Ga South Municipality have been sighted learning with no furniture

This is sad! No furniture for pupils of Mmaapehia M/A Basic school
Teacher unions disagree with gov't over proposed licences

Teacher unions disagree with gov't over proposed licences

Ghanas main teacher unions have suspended ongoing discussions with government on the proposed teacher licensing regime scheduled for implementation this year as they raise concerns over job safety

Teacher unions disagree with gov't over proposed licences
500 final year students punished for refusing to eat dinner

500 final year students punished for refusing to eat dinner

About final year students of the St Marys Boys Senior High School at Apowa in the Western region are being punished by school authorities for refusing to eat the supper served them on Saturday

500 final year students punished for refusing to eat dinner
'GES appointing unqualified  NDC headteachers'

'GES appointing unqualified NDC headteachers'

Teachers in the Gomoa West district of the Central Region have accused the Ghana Education Service GES of appointing unqualified persons to head schools in the area

'GES appointing unqualified NDC headteachers'
(Photos) Pupils in N/R write exams on the bare floor

(Photos) Pupils in N/R write exams on the bare floor

The school which was established in have since not undergone any form of renovation

(Photos) Pupils in N/R write exams on the bare floor
(Video) School in Volta Region turns to a death trap

(Video) School in Volta Region turns to a death trap

Dilapidated schools in the Volta Region described as death traps has caused fears among teachers and students

(Video) School in Volta Region turns to a death trap
Controversial 'head for load' text book not approved for schools - Ministry

Controversial 'head for load' text book not approved for schools - Ministry

The Ministry of Education has stated that it did not approve a class o...

Controversial 'head for load' text book not approved for schools - Ministry
Nana Addo's 'all die be die' used in an exam question (Photo)

Nana Addo's 'all die be die' used in an exam question (Photo)

Nana Addo Dankwa AkuffoAddos all die be die comment has been used in an examination mock exercise at the Pusiga District of the Upper East Region

Nana Addo's 'all die be die' used in an exam question (Photo)
Schools shut down in Eastern Region following Chief's burial

Schools shut down in Eastern Region following Chief's burial

All schools in the Akuapim North and South Districts of the Eastern Region have been shutdown ahead of the final funeral rites of the Okuapehene chief

Schools shut down in Eastern Region following Chief's burial
51% of Ghanaian pupils can’t read in English and other local dialects

51% of Ghanaian pupils can’t read in English and other local dialects

Research conducted across the country in various schools particularly at the lower primary levels indicates that about percent of the pupils cannot read

51% of Ghanaian pupils can’t read in English and other local dialects
Truants to be prevented from writing BECE or WASSCE

Truants to be prevented from writing BECE or WASSCE

The Conference of Regional Directors of Education CONRED says all candidates for the WASSCE and BECE who skip classes would not write their exams

Truants to be prevented from writing BECE or WASSCE
GES opens nationwide vacancies for employment of teachers

GES opens nationwide vacancies for employment of teachers

The Ghana Education Service the been given the green light to advertise vacancies for TEACHERS for both secondcycle and basic schools across the country

GES opens nationwide vacancies for employment of teachers
OWASS Gay Scandal: GES Condemns Suspension; Student Deny Act

OWASS Gay Scandal: GES Condemns Suspension; Student Deny Act

The GES has condemned the indefinite suspension of three alleged gay students of the Opoku Ware Senior High School after indulging in homosexuality

OWASS Gay Scandal: GES Condemns Suspension; Student Deny Act
Caterers Of School Feeding Programme Angry Over Unpaid Arrears

Caterers Of School Feeding Programme Angry Over Unpaid Arrears

Caterers of the School Feeding Programme at Koforidua in the Eastern Region have picketed at the regional office of the school feeding programme in demand for unpaid arrears

Caterers Of School Feeding Programme Angry Over Unpaid Arrears
GES Shuts Down Darus-Salam School After Proprietor Slaps Headmaster

GES Shuts Down Darus-Salam School After Proprietor Slaps Headmaster

Authorities of the Ghana Education Service GES has shut down the DarusSalam school located at Techiman in the Brong Ahafo region after the proprietor Sheikh Kyei slapped a teacher

GES Shuts Down Darus-Salam School After Proprietor Slaps Headmaster
GES Confirms New Director General

GES Confirms New Director General

Editors Note thewriter is a Public Relations officer at the Headquarte...

GES Confirms New Director General
WAEC Releases 2015 BECE Results, Withholds That Of 6,812 Candidates

WAEC Releases 2015 BECE Results, Withholds That Of 6,812 Candidates

Results of about candidates who sat for this years Basic Education Certificate Examination BECE has been withheld by the West African Examination Council WAEC as investigations into alleged examination malpractice is been concluded upon

WAEC Releases 2015 BECE Results, Withholds That Of 6,812 Candidates