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GES Releases Postings For Teachers Returning From Study Leave With Pay

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has released posting for teachers returning from study leave with pay. According to a...

E/R: GES Introduces ‘Safe Schools’ Concept To Check Caning

Mrs Patricia Brago Gyamfi, Eastern Regional Girls Education Officer, has announced that the Ghana Education Service (GES) has introduced a "Safe Schools”...

GNAT Fights GES To Immediately Promote Teachers With Degrees

The Ghana Education Service(GES) has failed to promote teachers who went for further studies to pursue various degree programmes without approval letters...

Pay 14,000 ‘Ghost’ Teachers In 15 Days Or We’ll Advise Ourselves...

Leaders of teacher unions across that country have said they will “advise themselves” if the management of the Ghana Education Service (GES)...

Resumption Of Schools In January 2021 Disappointing – Early Childhood Education...

The Early Childhood Education Association has called on the government to reconsider its decision to hold off on the resumption of the...

We were not consulted before the reopening of schools- NAGRAT

President of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), Mr. Eric Angel Carbonu, has disclosed that the Association was not consulted before...

Teachers, GES sign Collective Agreement after working for 9 years without...

Teacher Unions and the Ghana Education Service (GES) have come into a conclusion after both parties could not renew the Collective Agreement...

GES To Hold Public Education And Sensitization On School Selection

The Ghana Education Service (GES) is scheduled to hold a public education and sensitization on school selection for the general public most...

Reserving 30% of slots in A-list SHSs for public school students...

The Ghana National Council of Private Schools (GNACOPS) is expressing its displeasure over a decision by the government to reserve 30% of slots in...

Let Your Educational Reforms Be More Practical – NDC Schools GES

Communications team member of the opposition NDC, Eric Agyei has called on the Ghana Education Service (GES) to be practical with their educational reforms. According...

Teachers Lament Over GES’s Decision To Deny Them Upgrading To Principal...

Teachers in the Pre-Tertiary Education Schools have accused the Ghana Education Service (GES) of denying them upgrading to the Rank of Principal...

GES Begins Distribution Of Past Questions To BECE Candidates One Month...

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has begun the distribution of Past Questions to Candidates of this year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE).

Government To Introduce New Yearly Allowance For Teachers

The government is set to introduce a new yearly allowance for teachers. This new allowance is being called the Professional Teacher Allowance and will be...

Ban political activities in first, second cycle institutions – GNECC to...

The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition (GNECC) has called on the Ghana Education Service (GES) to ban political activities in first and second cycle...

Recall of errant WASSCE candidates apt but they must pay for...

The Coalition of Concerned Teachers is urging the Ghana Education Service (GES) not to rescind its decision for the 13 dismissed students sitting for...

Student Who Insulted Akufo Addo Has History of Violence, Notoriety –...

Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Professor Opoku-Amankwa has disclosed that Nicholas Cobbinah, the final year Sekondi College student who insulted President Akufo...

GES reviews sanctions against 14 WASSCE students after Akufo-Addo directive

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has been engaged by the Minister of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, at a meeting on Monday, August 10...

Engage GES on reversing ban on WASSCE exams for ‘deviant’ students...

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the Minister of Education, Matthew Opoku Prempeh to engage the Ghana Education Service (GES) to...

Reconsider “Harsh” Decision To Dismiss WASSCE Candidates– NUGS to GES

The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has called on the Ghana Education Service (GES) to reconsider its decision to dismiss some...

GES condemns Tweneboa Kodua SHS riot over “too strict” headmaster

Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES) Prof Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa has condemned acts of violence at the Tweneboa Kodua Senior High School...

Education Bodies Bill Passed

A legislation seeking to eliminate functional redundancies and regulate the educational sector effectively and efficiently has been passed by Parliament and is...

Circuit Supervisors get motorbikes to boost work

The Upper West Regional Education Directorate has taken delivery of 85 Royal Motorbikes to be distributed to Circuit Supervisors to help improve the education...

Easing of restrictions has made monitoring children difficult – Lecturer

Former Lecturer at the Central University Dr Anna Ewusie-Mensah has observed that the partial lockdown, which came with a ‘Stay Home’ advocacy, afforded many...

We have enough space and teachers as final years return to...

The Ghana Education Service (GES) says it is surprised over concerns raised with regards to the number of teachers and space for...

Reopening Schools Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Since March, schools across the country have been closed to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. Subsequently, the country has struggled...

MoE deletes some sections of the Pre-Tertiary Education Bill after meeting...

The Ghana Education Service has announced that, some sections of the Pre-Tertiary Education Bill have been deleted. This was according to a letter signed by...

Staying home is no guarantee against COVID-19 – GES Dep. Director

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has hinted at reopening schools as its Deputy Director, Anthony Boateng has argued, staying at home is no guarantee...

GES to unveil blueprint ahead of a possible reopening of schools

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has started a stakeholder consultation to provide the President a blueprint that will guide the reopening of...

Allow final year students return to school – Headmasters plead

  Government, has been called upon to reopen schools for final year Senior High School (SHS) students even as the novel coronavirus spread still keeps...

GES reviewing policy on use of electronic gadgets in schools –...

The Ghana Education Service (GES) is reviewing its policy on the use of electronic gadgets in schools, Deputy Education Minister, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum...

GES interdicts ‘fake teacher’ over falsification of certificate

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has interdicted a teacher at the Arigu D/A Junior High School (JHS) in the North East Region, Baba Zumah...

Teachers Maiden Promotion Exam Results out 

The results for the promotion of teachers held on February 20 and 21, 2020 to various grades in the Ghana Education Service have been...

GES doing everything possible to pay legacy arrears – Adutwum

The government has said it is in the process of paying legacy arrears owed various teacher unions across the country. The arrears which include over...

Unposted trained teachers surfaced, plead with gov’t to consider them for...

  Information gathered from the TTAG Weekly Journal (TWJ) indicates that, Some 2018 unposted trained teachers are demanding their immediate postings after the Ghana Education Service...

Use continuous assessment to award certificate to BECE and WASCCE –...

The sudden invasion of the Corona virus disease has in the last four months become the topical issue on global discussion table with it...

Disregard rumours that schools would be reopening in September – GES

The Ghana Education Service (GES) says no definite decision has been taken on the reopening of basic and second cycle schools in the country. The...

COVID-19: We are ready to revise the academic timetable over outbreak-...

The Ghana Education Service has assured parents and students that it will revise the academic timetable following the disruption of academic work in the...

Close down, we are in talks with WAEC concerning the BECE-...

The Ghana Education Service has announced that they are in serious discussions with the West African Examination Council (WAEC) concerning the issue...

We didn’t direct JHS, SHS final years to go home- Ministry...

The Ministry of Health has issued a disclaimer to deny a publication on Ghana Web concerning an alleged publication purported to have...