We, participants of the 1st International Conference on Competency-Based Training and Research (CBTR), held at the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) in Ghana from 13th-15th September, 2017 under the theme: ‘Building the Next Generation of Technologists: The Competency-Based Training (CBT) Paradigm’, together with the following dignitaries in attendance:
KSM Show Johnson Edu, the creator of Subruku the giant, and Subruku hanging out
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A Panel Discussion on Documentary Linguistics was held as part of activities of the Summer school organised by the College of Languages Education, Ajumako, of University of Education, Winneba.
The discussion which was held on Radio Windy Bay 98.3fm of the University of Education Winneba on Thursday 20th July, 2017 covered a number of areas including political interference in the enactment and implementation of Language Policies. Download an audio file of the entire discussion below.
The Head of the National Centre for Research into Basic Education (NCRIBE) of the Institute of Educational Research and Innovation Studies (IERIS) at the University of Education, Winneba, Dr. Eric Daniel Ananga has called on society to create productive avenues of harnessing the energies of the youth in Ghana into a productive venture to avoid possible explosion.
The Software and Talent Exhibition Contest was a scheduled activity as part of the INFOCTESS (Information and Communication Technology Students' Society) Week Celebration held on 5th April, 2017 at the Main Computer Laboratory of the Department of ICT Education. The purpose of the event was to encourage students to showcase their innovative ideas and build on their talents in the ICT field. There were five contestants in the exhibition.
The 2017 Ghana National History Day (GNHD) was marked on the theme, "Taking a Stand in History". The idea is to make history more engaging and help increase interest in knowing our past as Ghanaians. This theme helped participants to think about people, ideas and events that indicate a stand taken in the past, how relevant it is for history and what lessons can be learnt for the future. The main activities included a national history contest and sensitization on the relevance of history.
"A doctor's mistake is buried in the soil. A teacher's mistake lives on"
The head of the National Centre for Research into Basic Education, Dr. Eric Ananga said this at a workshop organised by the Ghana Education Service (GES) in Accra on the draft National Teacher Education Curriculum Framework.