I have watched with surprise and difficulty, this few days how my colleagues in the service due for promotion have to go through lengths to fill forms to be submitted for their promotion at the regional office. Continue reading GES must go paperless in the application for promotion
Atanga Mathew writes..
*THE TEARS OF THE INNOCENT TEACHER IS THE CAUSE OF GHANA’S WOES*
*Maybe the long neglect and continues marginalization and unjustified victimization of the teacher who taught all professionals is the cause of Ghana’s woes* Continue reading The tears of the innocent teacher is the cause of Ghana’s woes
A policy document to ensure all teacher trainees acquire a licence before practising the profession has been finalised at a stakeholders meeting in Accra. Continue reading Teachers to be licensed before practice
*Know Your Teachers’ Code of Conduct*
*i* . No act of a teacher shall have a negative psychological effect on a school child. Therefore, no teacher in the course of duty shall intimidate, insult, tease, harass, threaten, snub or discriminate against any child.
*ii* . Teachers shall not use the physical challenges of children to intimidate or ridicule them.
*iii* . Teachers shall not use any acts or means to pester or coerce children into activities of which they do not have a clear understanding.
*iv* . No teacher shall deliberately isolate or ignore any child.
*v* . The teacher shall advise against early marriage and support children continuing their education.
*vi* . No teacher shall emotionally manipulate a child to the teacher’s advantage.
*vii* . No teacher shall send a child out of class for absenteeism or lateness.
*viii.* Teachers shall show maximum consideration for feelings and circumstances of learners.
*ix* . The teacher shall control his/her utterances in order not to threaten with cruel and degrading punishment or hurt the pupil/student.
*x* . A teacher will intervene to stop a pupil/student from perpetrating psychological abuse upon another pupil/student.
*xi* . A teacher shall intervene to stop a fellow teacher from perpetrating psychological abuse upon another pupil/student.
*Copied from the Teachers’ Code of Conduct. GES*
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced that the restoration of teacher trainee allowances has taken effect from Tuesday September 12 alongside the official launch of the free senior high school (SHS) programme. Continue reading Teacher trainee allowance restored – Akufo-Addo
The National Teaching Council (NTC) has stated that it has no intention of implementing the mandate of teacher registration and licensing in September 2017. Continue reading Licensing of teachers not September 2017 — NTC
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The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), is demanding that the government immediately resolves all anomalies preventing the payments of the August salaries to four thousand of its members. Continue reading Teachers demand payment of suspended August salaries
VICTIMS OF THREE MONTHS SALARY ARREARS PAYMENT POLICY (V3MAPP)
PRESS RELEASE 30/06/2016
WE ARE DISSATISFIED WITH GOVERNMENT’S REFUSAL TO PAY OUR ARREARS BY JUNE ENDING WHILST OUR TEACHER UNIONS LOOK UNCONCERNED Continue reading WE ARE DISSATISFIED WITH GOVERNMENT’S REFUSAL TO PAY OUR ARREARS BY JUNE ENDING WHILST OUR TEACHER UNIONS LOOK UNCONCERNED – VICTIMS OF THREE MONTHS SALARY ARREARS
The Member of Parliament for Effutu , Alex Afenyo-Markin is making a potentially controversial call for the immediate withdrawal of thousands of certificates issued by the University of Education, Winneba since 2013. Continue reading Afenyo-Markin questions UEW’s certificates over ‘illegal’ council