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Education is thought to be the key to any given country's development. The more quality an education is, the more likely a country's people will succeed at using their time and effort into pushing for development.
The Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT) has given its intention to go on strike if the government fails to pay salaries by Wednesday, October 31, 2018. This was in a communique released by the group to its members.
Information available to YEN.com.gh shows that a 22-year old Senior High School graduate, Gifty Ama Djabanor, is unable to continue her education even after she scored 7A1s and one B3 in the 2017 WASSCE, as there is no money.
The decision comes at a time when the alumni and residents of the University and Continental Halls are battling with the University over the conversion of the all-male halls into mixed halls. YEN.com.gh education news.
Students, alumni and associates of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology (KNUST) will present a petition on Friday, August 17, to the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, over plans to convert two halls to mixed halls.
The governing council of the University of Education, Winneba, has dismissed five principal officers of the university. Information available shows that the Vice Chancellor, Professor Mawutor Avoke, was serving a suspension.
Following intentions by the government of Ghana to roll out the double-track system for Senior High Schools, YEN.com.gh has been speaking to a section of students in the country to test their understanding of the system.
The lecturers, from the massive evidence, use pure blackmail on the students and sometimes forcefully having their way when they corner the students in their academic cubicles. This extremely shocking bubble is about to burst!
This particular system of education divides the entire student body and staff into two different tracks; so while one track is in school, the other is on vacation. Despite some criticism from certain quarters, the NPP appear focus
The government’s decision to adopt the double-track (semester/sandwich) system to deal with increased enrollment under the Free SHS programme has been met with mixed reactions. But the President says he will go ahead with it. YEN.
Professor Asare wanted the court to put an injunction on the entrance exams because according to him, the GLC failed to meet the six months deadline given by the apex court.A five-member panel of the court held the new law enacted
One Kwaku Essoun emerged as the longest serving staff of the University, having served for 44 years. He was subsequently presented with a deep freezer as a “thank you” package for his services to the institution. YEN.com.gh news.
The coordinator of the Integrated Social Development Centre (ISODEC), Dr Steve Manteaw, has proposed that tax payment should be made a condition for qualifying as a beneficiary of the Free Senior High School policy.
The school, which is located in the Kpandai District, lacks so many amenities needed to promote good teaching and learning. The school building was not the best, with the structure built with sticks and roofed with dry leaves.
Thomas hopes to make other wooden fans that run solely on batteries and says those will be “easier to build.” His teacher, Max Owusu describes him as “a genuis, who believes in himself, very positive-minded and result oriented.”
The Ghanaian ICT teacher, Richard Akoto Appiah who became a social media sensation after pictures of him drawing a diagram of Microsoft Word for his pupils went viral in March is still reaping the rewards of that selfless act. YEN
The Ghana Education Service (GES) has sacked four teachers of the Ejisuman Senior High School in the Ashanti Region for acts of sexual misconduct. The 4 are among 9 others who were interdicted after news broke of such misconduct.
Cape Coast giants, Mfantsipim School have eliminated five time champions Presbyterian Boys Senior High from the 2018 edition of National Science and Maths Quiz. The iconic black and red boys proved to be too much for Presec. YEN.
A person is said to be obese when the Body Mass Index (BMI), which is the measure of the body fat based on height and weight, is 30kg or more, rather than the normal BMI that ranges between 18.5kg and 24.9kg. YEN.com.gh news.
The winners of the 27 contests will then progress to the quarter-finals where they gain automatic qualification to the 2019 edition of the competition. The Quarter Finals stage spans from June 28th- June 30. YEN.com.gh news.
Derrick Omari, 22; Alimatu Bawah, 28; and Shadrack Osei Frimpong, 26; will join their colleagues from other Commonwealth countries to receive the Young Leaders Awards at the Buckingham Palace onTuesday, June 26, 2018. YEN.com.gh.
The theft is believed to have happened after fans crowded the stage to celebrate Prempeh College’s victory in the 2017 grand finale. Students of Prempeh College and Adisadel College were fingered over the missing bag last year.
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