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UEW-ITECPD Trains Tutors of Affiliate Colleges of Education on Subject Based Manuals

The Institute for Teacher Education and Continuing Professional Development (ITECPD) has organised a weeklong workshop for tutors of the Colleges of Education affiliated to the University of Education, Winneba (UEW).  

The workshop, which started on Monday, 17th and ended on Saturday, 22nd May, 2021, at the Windy Lodge Hotel in Winneba, was on “Subject Based Course Manuals (Junior High School core and electives) and Professional Development session for B.Ed. Programme – year two, second-semester courses”. 

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UEW VREF Team Engages its Local Stakeholders

A team of Faculty Members of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) who recently won a research grant from Volvo Research and Educational Foundations (VREF), has held a meeting with its local stakeholders on the progress made and the way forward. 

The meeting, which took place on Tuesday, 11th May, 2021, at the Faculty of Educational Studies (FES), North Campus, Winneba, briefed the stakeholders on steps taken for the project: “Towards a disability-inclusive urban transport system in Accra and Nairobi: a policy-practice agenda”. 

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UEW Signs MoU with T-TEL

UEW Signs MoU with T-TEL

The University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Ghanaian not-for-profit organisation, Transforming Teaching, Education and Learning (T-TEL) to effectively implement the reforms in teacher education, including the B.Ed curriculum in UEW’s affiliated Colleges of Education and the pre-tertiary education curriculum reform.  

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EPUC Partners UEW for the Award of UEW Degree

Management of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) and the Evangelical Presbyterian University College (EPUC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Council Chamber, North Campus, UEW, today, Monday, 10th May, 2021. 

This instrument of affiliation establishes a framework with a view to each party exercising several and joint responsibilities in the fullest sense to ensure that academic standards of all programmes are maintained and enhanced under a level of attainment appropriate for the award of a Degree of UEW. 

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UEW Council Chair Inducts Eight-Member Vice-Chancellor Search Committee

The Chairman of the Governing Council, University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Prof. Obeng Mireku, has sworn in an eight-member Search Committee set up by the University Governing Council to search for a suitable candidate to occupy the position of Vice-Chancellor. 

The industrious current Vice-Chancellor, Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni will be retiring at the end of September this year thereby, making the position vacant from 1st October, 2021. 

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TEWU-UEW Chairperson Honoured at May Day Celebration

The Teachers and Educational Workers Union (TEWU) of the Trades Union Congress (TUC), Ghana has honoured the Chairperson of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) Chapter of TEWU, Ms. Theresa Ackon, for her outstanding contribution to the Union with a Regional May Day award. 

Ms. Theresa Ackon, also a member of the Governing Council of UEW, becomes the first-ever TEWU-UEW Chairperson to receive such an award. She was honoured on Saturday, 1st May, 2021, at the Central Regional May Day celebration.   

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Ghartey Hall Contributes to UEW’s Commitment to Actualising Total Inclusion

Management of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) on Friday, 30th April, 2021, commissioned a friendly walkway for persons with special needs at Ghartey Hall Block ‘B’, South Campus, Winneba. 

The commissioning of this project is in partial fulfillment of the University’s core value of inclusion, a demonstration of UEW’s determination to actualising its commitment to total inclusion and the realisation of its vision of becoming an internationally reputable institution for teacher education and research. 

 

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Food and Nutrition Level 300 Students Undertake Food Exhibition of New Recipes

As part of the end of semester activities, level 300 students of the Department of Food and Nutrition Education have undergone an assessment on the exhibition of new food recipes at the forecourt of the Faculty of Home Economics. 

The new recipes were developed for vegetarians and toddlers from one to three years, using staple food commodities from the various regions in Ghana. The occasion was also used to display the rich cultural heritage and resources from the various regions of Ghana.

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