Teachers’ Laptops: when teachers should register using the shortcode
The Ghana Education Service (GES) in collaboration with the KA Technologies Ghana Limited, the manufacturers of the TM 1 laptops have officially launched a shortcode that will be used for the collection of laptops under the “One Teacher, One Laptop” initiative.
HOW WILL TEACHERS BE ABLE TO REGISTER FOR THE COLLECTION OF THE LAPTOPS USING THE SHORTCODE?
As earlier indicated, teachers will receive their laptops by dialing a shortcode to register for the initiative. As a teacher or GES staff, you will use the phone to register and get your collection code for the collection of your laptop under “One Teacher, One Laptop” by simply dialing *790*555#
WHEN SHOULD A TEACHER DIAL THIS SHORTCODE UNDER THE “ONE TEACHER, ONE LAPTOP” FOR COLLECTION?
All teachers or GES employees are to note that you are ONLY required to dial the short code when you have been scheduled for collection and informed to do so by your school Head or GES District coordinator.
PROCEDURES FOR REGISTRATION FOR THE “ONE TEACHER, ONE LAPTOP INITIATIVE”
- Dial *790*555#
- Enter First name
- Enter Last name
- Enter Staff ID
- Enter Your Active email Address
- Select your choice of Training Method
An SMS with your collection code is sent to your phone and that is the code that you use for the collection of your laptop. Should you lose your Collection Code, you can retrieve the code by dialing *790*555# usinga phone with your registered mobile number.