Category: Education

Teachers worried over delays in Tier-Two Pension payments

The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) asked the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations to open the window for base pay negotiations by November 2022. The GNAT is worried, the Ghana Education Service’s reluctance to promote teachers and members of the association to their designated ranks is causing increased […]

Teachers fight GES over delayed promotions

The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) is worried, the Ghana Education Service’s reluctance to promote teachers and members of the association to their designated ranks is causing increased agitation among its rank and file. GNAT at its 2022 national council meeting indicated this including “delays in supplying laptops, allowances […]

GNAT Inaugurates New Board of Trustees for Tier-3 Funds

The Ghana National Association of Teachers has inaugurated a new board of trustees to administer Tier-3 Contributions of members. The Minister for Employment and Labour Relations, Ignatius Baffour Awuah when swearing them in, charged the Board of Trustees for the provident fund cautioned them “not to misapply the contributions of […]

Ghana To Host 1st Emotional Intelligence Conference

Ghana is set to host the 1st International Emotional Intelligence (EI) conference that seeks to help corporate professionals, Individuals and families to understand and manage their emotions. The conference will help organizations and individuals to understand how emotions drive their bottom line and the essence of emotional intelligence within the […]

Vice President Launches “One Teacher One Laptop” Initiative

As part of efforts to help enhance teaching and learning; the government has taken a judicious step by partnering with Teacher Unions to distribute laptops to all teachers in the country. This giant initiative taken by the government was to fulfill its promise of the One Teacher, One Laptop programme. […]

COTVET Outdoors Free Education For Informal Sector 

An ambitious project that seeks to provide free vocational education to the informal sector by leveraging on the professional expertise of players in industry and academia has been outdoored in Takoradi in the Western Region of Ghana. Dubbed “Ghana TVET Voucher Project”, the initiative aims to provide competence based training […]