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Why GNAT General Secretary cried on live TV: We need Peace here.

I am about to tell you why GNAT General Secretary cried on Live TV. Kindly show me some support by clicking on the +follow button to receive more tantalizing updates from JUKELAFRICA. Thank you for reading this piece. The Ghana National Association of Teachers has added some strong voice to discourage the war in Bawku from continuing due to the need for peace and development in the area.

  10 days ago ago
Why GNAT General Secretary cried on live TV: We need Peace here.

EDUCATION

Teachers Boldly Admit Our Education Is In Serious Crisis Under Akufo-Addo - Read Details

Please like and share this article. Don't forget to leave a comment below. Please follow me for more updates.  The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has boldly revealed that Ghana's secondary education under President Akufo-Addo Is in a serious crisis or tragedy which needs to be well attended to.

  7 days ago ago
Teachers Boldly Admit Our Education Is In Serious Crisis Under Akufo-Addo - Read Details

HEALTH

GNAT Increases Its Dues For All Members Effective April 2022

The Ghana National Association of Teachers, (GNAT), has announced the increase of it's dues for cancer fund. According to GNAT the increment of the dues takes effect in this month of April. In a message sent across to GNAT members via SMS on Tuesday, 26th April 2022, they wrote;

  27 days ago ago
GNAT Increases Its Dues For All Members Effective April 2022

EDUCATION

Ghana Education Service Teachers To Wear Uniform? Check Out Viral Pictures Of The Supposed Uniform

Ghana Education Service (GES) is an organization responsible for seeing the day to day activities of teachers in Ghana from Kindergarten to Senior High Schools. New pictures circulating on social media seems to suggest that, teachers under GES may be wearing uniform, just like the security services in Ghana ( Soldiers, Police, Immigration, Custom Officials and Prison Service).

  1 month ago ago
Ghana Education Service Teachers To Wear Uniform? Check Out Viral Pictures Of The Supposed Uniform

EDUCATION

To GES And Teacher Unions, Ghanaian Teachers Are Asking: Na Yɛn Laptops No Wɔ He?

Many teachers who have not yet received the TM1 laptops have expressed their disappointment in the GES and the teacher unions on teachers. Others are worried about when they will receive their purchased laptops. Their sentiments are expressed on various teachers platforms on Facebook, telegram and Whatsapp.

  28 days ago ago
To GES And Teacher Unions, Ghanaian Teachers Are Asking: Na Yɛn Laptops No Wɔ He?

EDUCATION

Teacher Unions Warn Government: Boarding Students Will Stay In School Without The Care Of A Teacher

The various Teacher Unions in the country have come together to reject the plan by government to deduct ten percent of their salary as rent for occupying residential apartments in the schools. The Teacher Unions namely, Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT), All Teachers Alliance and the Teachers and Educational Workers Union (TEWU).

  2 months ago ago
Teacher Unions Warn Government: Boarding Students Will Stay In School Without The Care Of A Teacher

EDUCATION

Teacher Unions Gnat, CCT & NAGRAT are the Downfall of Teachers.

In Ghana the average Ghanaian Teacher is a holder of a Diploma in Education after three of Education. Teachers in Ghana with a Diploma Certificate are pay 1500 Ghana cedis on the average and Degree holders are pay 1800 Ghana cedis. Masters holders in the basic sector are not recognize therefore a person with a masters degree becomes useless and not pay accordingly therefore most teachers would rather start a business than go in for their masters degree.

  1 month ago ago
Teacher Unions Gnat, CCT & NAGRAT are the Downfall of Teachers.

EDUCATION

TEACHERS' FUND: GNAT gives important notice to all members on 2021 Annual Statement. Check details.

As well known, the Ghana National Association of Teachers, GNAT is the mother and largest association within the teaching fraternity in the country. It is however not only the largest but also the oldest in history and has been in existence since the year 1935. It's membership comprises of teachers in pre-tertiary schools across the country.

  2 months ago ago
TEACHERS' FUND: GNAT gives important notice to all members on 2021 Annual Statement. Check details.

EDUCATION

Dare Us; Teacher Association Threatens Gov’t Over 10 Percent Recent Payment

Teachers are threatening to give the government hell if it should go ahead with its decision to deduct 10 percent of salaries of their colleagues sitting in government bungalows as rent. The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) is warning that this is going to trigger industrial action by its members.

  2 months ago ago
Dare Us; Teacher Association Threatens Gov’t Over 10 Percent Recent Payment

EDUCATION

Government to provide tablets loaded with textbooks for SHS students

The Vice President, Dr. Bawumia, has stated that the ministry of education will be providing students with tablets. He said these tablets will be loaded with all the textbooks the students need. This, he indicated, will do away with paper-related activities and move into the world of digitization.

  1 month ago ago
Government to provide tablets loaded with textbooks for SHS students

EDUCATION

Are Teacher Unions Fighting For Members' welfare Or Feeding Themselves?

Did you know that there are six different teacher unions registered as a trade union under the Labour Act, 2003 (Act 651), at the pre-tertiary education level? And their members are mostly in-service teachers employed by the Ghana Education Service (GES)? They are, GNAT, NAGRAT CCT-GH, ATAG, Innovative Teachers (IT) and Teachers Forum Ghana (TFG)

  2 months ago ago
Are Teacher Unions Fighting For Members' welfare Or Feeding Themselves?

SOCIETY

GNAT Terminates Appointment Of District Secretary And Asked To Refund Money Misappropriated.

The management of the Ghana National Association of Teachers, GNAT has terminated the appointment of the Birim South District Secretary of the Association. This was contained in a letter dated 18th March, 2022. According to the letter which was addressed to one Mr Sampson K. Adamptey, his appointment was terminated after receiving a Committee Report which looked into an alleged care case of fraud and stealing.

  2 months ago ago
GNAT Terminates Appointment Of District Secretary And Asked To Refund Money Misappropriated.

EDUCATION

GNAT makes important recommendations on "Duker Teachers' Award" scheme. Read more for details.

For the first time, the Member of Parliament for the Tarkwa-Nsuaem and Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Hon. George Mireku Duker honoured some outstanding teachers in his constituency. The maiden one which took place on the 7th of March, 2022 saw eleven hard working and dedicated teachers received various awards to their credit.

  2 months ago ago
GNAT makes important recommendations on

EDUCATION

We Will Make Sure Every Teacher Receives His Laptop-GNAT

The Ghana National Association of Teachers, GNAT has said that all teachers in most parts of the country have received their TM1 customized laptops excluding those in the Ashanti region and two districts in the Oti region who have not received the laptops yet. Additionally, the mother of all teacher unions at the pre-tertiary education level has promised that its outfit will make sure every teacher receives his laptops across the country.

  1 month ago ago
We Will Make Sure Every Teacher Receives His Laptop-GNAT

EDUCATION

Teacher Unions Demand Cost If Living Allawances (COLA) For Teachers

A release from four (4) Teacher Unions to the Ministry of Employment and Labor Relations is hereby demanding better Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) for teachers and all educational workers. The unions include: Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), Coalition of Concern Teachers, Ghana (CCT-Ghana) and the Teacher and Educational Workers’ Union (TEWU).

  2 months ago ago
Teacher Unions Demand Cost If Living Allawances (COLA) For Teachers

EDUCATION

Agreed Time For Closing In All Basic Schools In Ghana

The various Teacher Unions in Ghana has released a document to clarify the contact hours to be spent in school by basic schools. In a statement released and signed by the Secretary for GNAT, NAGRAT and CCT- GH on 17th February 2022, it reads; "Following the concerns raised by Teacher Unions on the 2021/2022 Academic Calendar regarding the semester system, contact hours and the number of weeks (forty-three) and subsequent to the negotiations between the Teacher Unions and GES; the following were arrived at:

  3 months ago ago
Agreed Time For Closing In All Basic Schools In Ghana

EDUCATION

GES To Meet Teacher Unions Over Rent Charges

A meeting is expected to take place between the Ghana Education Service (GES) and leadership of the various Teacher Unions over charges of rent being imposed on the teachers occupying school and government bungalows. This was relayed in a communique from the GES Headquarters dated March 16, 2022, and signed by the head of the Public Affairs Unit, Cassandra Twum Ampofo.

  2 months ago ago
GES To Meet Teacher Unions Over Rent Charges

EDUCATION

Pay Special Allowance To All Teachers: Group of Teachers Associations Petition Government

Some concerns group of teachers have petitioned the government of Ghana under the leadership of His Excellency Nana Akuffo Addo to make provision for special allowances for all teachers. This special allowance is called 'cost of living allowance'. Looking at the hardship and financial constraints of teachers, this cost of living allowance will help them have some level of ease when it comes to their daily living.

  2 months ago ago
Pay Special Allowance To All Teachers: Group of Teachers Associations Petition Government

EDUCATION

GES Meets Teacher Unions Over Transformation To A Semester

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has invited heads of teacher unions over concerns raised about the introduction of the semester system for pre-tertiary students. Following the transformation from a trimester academic calendar to a semester, GNAT together with other teacher unions decried the policy on the basis that it will mean an increase in contact hours in schools.

  4 months ago ago
GES Meets Teacher Unions Over Transformation To A Semester

EDUCATION

2 great sins of GNAT that is making it lose members.

The Ghana national association of teachers (GNAT) is losing most of its members on daily basis. The union, which is one of the oldest in the country is struggling to stand on its feet due to competitive competition from the other teacher unions. Formed in 14th July 1962, GNAT has enjoyed an unparalleled monopoly for a very long time until most disgruntled teachers started complaining about the inactivity of the union.

  3 months ago ago
2 great sins of GNAT that is making it lose members.