California born Ghanaian Iddris Sandu was 16 years then in high school, when he developed a mobile software. Now 21 years, Sandu, 21 lives in Los Angeles where he has accomplished many incredible feats, including being responsible for systems that have made Uber, Instagram and Snapchat what they are today.
The Director General of the GES, Prof. Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa has stated in a letter copied to the Minister of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh and other personalities, including district and regional directors of education that the examination would be written from June 10 to 14, 2019 instead of the previously announced date of June 3 to 7.
Looking at the benefits of entrepreneurs and the success chalked by notable personalities in the country, it is however worrying that only 2% of students in Senior High Schools in Ghana want to become entrepreneurs after school.
Ghana and Sierra Leone are currently the latest African governments to expand the provision of free and compulsory state education, shining a light on problems of poor teacher training, the lack of classrooms and the need for school feeding programmes.
GES has banned caning (corporal punishment) in primary and secondary schools all over Ghana
The Ghana Library Authority (GhLA), in its bid to make 2019 the year of reading, has taken steps to establish school and community libraries to help increase healthy reading habits.
The Science Education Unit of the Ghana Education Service (GES) has inaugurated a network Association, which would be recognised by the GES and the Ministry of Education, to regulate and improve science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
The Minister of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh at the launch of FeLP, a French E-learning platform inititated by Espace Espace Francophone Ghana in partnership with Crystal Galaxy College and Metlite said there is the need to promote the French Language across the country.
I used to have a small susu box, call it a piggy bank, because it was a box which I’d used crayon to draw the snout of a pig and its ears. I was very proud of my box but …
Wolo E-Learning for Communities (WEC) was launched yesterday at the Ebenezer Secondary School by the Minister for Communications Ursula Owusu Ekuful.