Wednesday 7th September, 2016
By Isaac Arkoh, GNA
Kumasi, Sept 07, GNA – Schools in the Ashanti
Region have taken delivery of large quantity of teaching and learning materials
to assist ensure smooth and effective academic work.
These included 29,925 teachers’ notebooks,
53,400 attendance registers, 343,000 boxes of chalk and 2,100 mono desks.
They were supplied by the Ghana Education
Service (GES) and on hand to present them at a ceremony in Kumasi, was the
Director-General, Mr. Jacob Kor.
He asked the school heads to make sure that
these were put to judicious use to enhance performance.
He used the occasion to remind teachers to
show strong commitment and passion for the job they were doing to assure the
nation and the students they were teaching of a better future.
They should avoid absenteeism, lateness to
school and anything unethical that could negatively affect classroom
The GES Director-General encouraged all to use
the appropriate channels to address any challenges facing the schools.
Mrs. Mary Owusu Akyaw, the Regional Education
Director, invited all stakeholders to pull together to raise the standard of