2022: NTC admonished to consider Licensure Examination as a course at the Colleges of Education

NTC ghana TEACH
NTC Registrar Dr Christian Addai-Poku

EducationGhana| July 23| Proposal to consider Teacher Licensure Examination as a course at the Colleges of Education before the NTC

 

The Teacher Trainees Association of Ghana (TTAG) has called on the National Teaching Council (NTC) to, consider the licensure examination to be incorporated to be a component of the courses offered in the colleges of Education.

The president of TTAG, Dzunu Jonathan made this revelation in a speech delivered at the 26th General Assembly of the Association held at the St Francis College of Education on July 22, 2022.

Check This Out:2022: How Government and Organised Labour arrived at the 15% COLA Negotiation

 

”Madam Chairperson, on issues of the Ghana Teacher Licensure Examination, leadership was hinted by plans of the National Teaching Council (NTC) to make new applicants into the forty-six (46) accredited public colleges of education be accessed in the field of literacy, numeracy among others before being enrolled into the colleges. This is termed as the Ghana Basic Education Skills Test(GBEST).” He said

Proposals

”We wish to propose strongly that the licensure examination be incorporated to be a component of the courses offered in the colleges.”

”The National Teaching Standards and the National Curriculum Framework be part of the colleges of education course structure since most student teachers do not know about the teaching standards and framework.”

Check This Out: 2022: Public Primary and JHS to begin Cluster-based teaching of French

 

Purpose of Integration

”We think that, if student teachers are taken through the courses on the licensure examination thoroughly and are given much time to receive a form of practical training before sitting for the licensure examination, the high failure rate would reduce drastically.” He said.

”Available statistics indicate that for the past three years, 128,493 candidates have sat for the licensure exam and out of this, 88,061 which constitute 69% have passed. Records show that 84 candidates have written the exam five times and 372 candidates have written it four times but are yet to pass.” He said.

Check This Out: PLC Handbook implementation begins in 12 Senior High Schools

 

Further Discourse

The president said, that in the coming days, the leadership of TTAG will be meeting all stakeholders on this issue of integrating licensure examination into the component of courses offered in colleges of education.

 

Also Important:

Term 2: Nursery, KG to Basic 6 Weekly Scheme of Learning          Download 

Term 2 JHS 1 TO 3 Sample Weekly  Scheme of Learning >>>>           Download

Term 2 Week 1: Basic 7 (JHS 1) Sample Lesson Plans >>>>>            Download

CCP Curriculum Materials for Basic 7 to Basic 9 Subjects >>>             Download

PowerPoint Presentations on CCP Curriculum for Basic 7 to 9              Download

National Pre-Tertiary Learning Assessment Framework >>>                Download

CCP Curriculum Training Manual for Basic 7 to 9 Teachers >>>            Download

CCP Curriculum Teacher and Learners Resource Packs for Basic 7 to 9  Download

Check the SHS Grading System HERE

 

Download the 2022 basic and shs Academic Calendar HERE

Check This Out: JUST IN: Coalition of Concerned Teachers sacks acting President King Ali Awudu

Prospective Students can also check out the Admission Deadlines for Tertiary Institutions in Ghana as well as their Entry Requirements before Applying.

They can also check the institutions’ cut off pointsandHow to Applyto the various Tertiary Institutions in Ghana as well as the institutions’ Fees Schedulesfor any particular Semester or Year.

2022: NTC admonished to consider Licensure Examination as a course at the Colleges of Education | 1

UEW NEW ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES

 

 

 

 


SEND US YOUR STORIES FOR PUBLICATION VIA WHATSAPP NUMBER0506440219

Get the  WAEC Marking Schemes HERE

Get theNaCCA/GES Standard-Based Lesson Plans HERE

Get the Ghana Education ServiceNew Standard–Based Scheme of Learning (SOL)HERE

Get the Ghana Education Service New Standard–Based Curriculum HERE

Get the WAECBECE, WASSCE, NTC Licensure Exam, and Teachers’ Promotion Exam Past Questions HERE

Download Teachers Guide on SBCand CCP Curriculums HERE


♥Copyright Notice: Content on This Website is Copyright Protected. No Part of this Content should be Reproduced without the Consent of the Author(s) or Recognition to the source of the Content.© 2020 Ellis Multimedia: EducationGhana.org: All Rights Reserved.♥

Leave a Reply