Education in Ghana on a daily basis transfigures into the new global Standards of Education. As part of Government’s effort to ensure a successful implementation of the New Standards-Based Curriculum and to strengthen Digital Literacy Education, teachers are expected to be proficient with incorporating the technological way of lesson delivery to the already existing teaching pedagogies.
Private Schools Teachers have over the short period of time has demonstrated hunger for the access of devices such as laptops to help meet the Standards the New Curriculum looks out for.
According to the Executive Director of the Ghana National council of Private Schools, Mr. Enoch Kwasi Gyetuah, all Private School Teachers will in a very short anticipation be given access to laptops through their School owners or managers.
The Council is working with an allied international agency from China and the United States of America, USA, that will help distribute portable and very affordable laptops to all Teachers in Private Schools.
As part of the Council’s negotiations to arrive at a common consensus to have the first consignment of 5,000 Laptops to be distributed to their teachers, the leadership of the Council and their international partners had a crunch meeting at the Council’s National office today, Monday, 10th May, 2021 to mainly agree on the specifications, manufacturing details and the time for the Laptops to be made available to the Council.
This initiative is taken by GNACOPS to support and empower Private Education delivery through the digital literacy project that the council prioritize on ensuring its successful implementation.