General information for Thursday, September 9, 2021
The Ministry of Education included 139 technical and vocational schools in the free high school program, in addition to the 47 already enrolled. This is to broaden the scope of technical and vocational training and make it more accessible to students to register.
The national coordinator of the computerized school selection system, Mark Sasu Mensah, revealed this during a pilot training at Effiduase in the Eastern region on the computerized school selection and placement system, CSSPS for parents. , teachers and students of the Municipality of New Juaben North.
He said 10 districts have been selected in the country for the pilot training to help solve some of the challenges related to high school selection.
New Juaben North City Education Director Beverly Dansoa Bartels was pleased that the program enlightened participants on how to select their SHS and advised parents to work with their children’s teachers to learn about their abilities before they go. select schools. Some parents and students who attended the training shared their views with GBC News, praising the opportunity for them.
A total of 35 schools in the municipality participated in the program. WAEC statistics show that 539,202 students from 18,000 and 13 schools have registered to write this year’s BECE in November.