Education

All You Need To Know About Govt’s Training & Retraining Programme for Private Schools

1. *BACKGROUND* As a health pandemic, COVID-19 has quickly become an economic and social catastrophe of immense proportion. It has devasted economies around the world leading to unprecedented levels of unemployment and joblessness. In Ghana, the measures implemented to contain the spread of the virus brought the economy to a virtual halt. Economic growth for

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Gov’t Launches New Skills Development Program For Private Schools

The government, through the Ministry of Finance has finally launched the training and retraining programme for *workers in the private education,* ( Teachers, Managers and Owners) tourism and hospitality sectors of the country. The programme falls within the component of the National Unemployment Insurance Scheme (NUIS) under the ‘Obaatan Pa’ Ghana Cares initiative designed to

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Education

SAD!! “Cost Of Running Private School In Ghana Has Shot Up”- GNAPS Hints

Depreciation of the Ghana Cedi is seriously impeeding the delivery of private schools; executives of Ghana National Association of Private Schools (GNAPS) have hinted. President of GNAPS Dr. Damascus Tuurosong lamented on Thursday 9th June 2022 that “the free fall of the Ghana Cedi against international currencies especially the US Dollar has escalated the cost

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Ghana Baptist University Set To Obtain Presidential Charter

Story by Enock Akonnor enockakonnor2013@gmail.com The Ghana Baptist University College (GBUC) on Saturday 11th June 2022 held its 13th graduation ceremony. 479 students graduated and were credited with awards of degrees and diplomas from the University of Cape Coast. The breakdown is as follows; Business School (Degree-197, Diploma-59), School of Theology and Ministry (MAM-19, Degree-52,

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Education

Bawumia Celebrates With University Of Ghana Business School

H.E Dr Mahamudu Bawumia launched the 60th anniversary celebrations of the University of Ghana Business School (UGBS) today with a call on schools and other training institutions to fully embrace and leverage technology to train the next generation of leaders. Alluding to the devastating impact of COVID-19 on the world, especially on teaching and learning,

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Education

Fraud Alert!!! GNACOPS Sends Strong Notice To Private School Teachers In Ghana

11/05/2022 *General Notices -GNACOPS MEMBERS* Please members kindly understand and appreciate also that, fraudsters who always call and induce you that ( GNACOPS) is updating it’s platforms and so send some code to them for reactivation are just a mere misrepresentations. They do that to get you involve in their cooked fraudulently activities and also

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Education

Duase Assemblyman Supports Students With Mathematical Sets, Urges Them To Study Hard

Assembly member for the Duase electoral area in the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, Hon Prince Osei Mensah has urged parents and guardiance of BECE candidates not to do things that will destruct the minds of their wards who are currently preparing for the examination. He said that’s the safest way through which he believes the children

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SHOCKING!! Over 85% Of Private School Operators Untutored On Legalities Of School Operations

Formal Education was birthed by our colonial masters when they came for their missionary work and saw the need to establish most missionary schools. The Bethel missionary, catholic missionary, Almadiyya schools among many others were established to specifically give education to Mulato children and people from worthy homes. This line of education delivery saw the

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2021 WASSCE: KMA Officials Tour Examination Centers In Ksi

Officials of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) on Monday embarked on an inspection visit at the various centers registered for the just commenced 2021 WASSCE. Schools and centers visited were T.I Ahmadiya Senior High School, Kumasi Anglican Senior High School and Serwaah Nyarko Senior High School; all located within the Metropolis. Officials who partook in

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GNACOPS Begins Stakeholders Engagement On Child Educational Support Plan For Private Education

As part of collective commitment to ensure that every child is supported to access quality education,  the leadership of Ghana National Council of Private Schools GNACOPS,  is putting measures in place proactive measures to support  private  educational systems  to adequately respond to the emerging  demands of  education. GNACOPS is set to develop  policies and programmes

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GNACOPS/Celltel Supply 200K i7 Laptops, 1Million Tablets To Private Schools

Officials of Ghana National Council of Private Schools (GNACOPS) have commenced the supply of 200,000 i7 laptops and 1 million tablets with WiFi Internet connectivity to all private schools in Ghana. The move forms part of the Council’s revolutionary interventions; building technological structures within schools that fall under GNACOPS in the wake of COVID-19. Per

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