JUST IN: JHS 3 Teachers to be excluded from Temporary EC New Voter Registration job

Some District Directorates of the Ghana Education Service (GES) have cautioned their Teachers at the Junior High School 3 to exclude themselves from the forthcoming Electoral Commission New Voter Registration Exercise as Temporary Staff.

According to reports gathered by EducationGhana’s Ellis Ferdinand from some of the Directorates, none of the JHS 3 teachers shall be allowed to take part in the Electoral exercise as Temporary Staff.

It has also been stated that the registration will span 40 days and it falls within the 11 weeks that the JHS 3 students will be in school.

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This according to the GES Directorates, is to allow the teachers have enough time with the JHS Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) Candidates as they have few months to write their historic ‘Covid-19 BECE’.

According to reports, all teachers and students will be provided with Nose marks(3 each), Veronica bucket(1 each) for each school and Thermometer gun for each school in each district based on the number of students and Schools in the district.

This means that some schools could get more or lesser than the standard number.


The students are expected to be 30 per class, with 4 hours each day (9-1 pm) with 15 minutes break of which  Students will stay in the classroom for the duration of the break

All teachers to be present at school every day to ensure all hands on deck for the best practices on safety protocols towards the covid-19 prevention.

In some Districts, a  district mock exams shall be written .

There shall be No sporting events as well as Religious activities by churches in classroom in all Regions.

Teachers Attendance

In respect to supervision, Teachers attendance must be checked for the duration.

The directorates shall monitor safety protocols each school has put in place for the duration.

The various directorates are to come out with a common timetable.


With regards to students discipline, all truant candidates are to be reported to the Directorates.

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Source: EducationGhana.net


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Ellis Ferdinand is a Journalist, Blogger and Founder of Ellis Multimedia, a parent company of EducationGhana.org, an Online Education News Blog, PoliticsGhana.com and GhanaNaija.net. Ellis Ferdinand is a Graduate of Accra College of Education and the University of Cape Coast, where he obtained a Diploma In Basic Education and a Bachelor of Education in Accounting. He is currently Reading his Master of Philosophy in Curriculum and Pedagogic Studies at the University of Education, Winneba in Ghana. Ellis Ferdinand won Blogger of the Year at the 2018 National Students’ Awards and was also adjudged 14th Best Ghanain Blogger in 2018 among the Top 50 Ghanaian Bloggers of 2018. He introduced the Concept of Education Blogging in Ghana in 2014 with his famous blog EducationGhana.net. now EducationGhana.org His Blog won Best Media Promoting Education in 2017, 2018 and 2019 respectively, an Award organized by Neogenics Education Consult. In 2019, He adjudged the Most Promising West African Blogger of the Year in Nigeria. He won Writer of the Year at the 2021 EDUCOM AWARDS


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