General News of Monday, 12 February 2018Source: Graphic.com.ghFree SHS policy needs periodic fine-tuning – CJChief Justice Sophia Akuffo addressing the gathering at Wesley Girls High SchoolThe Chief Justice, Ms Justice Sophia Akuffo, says the Free SHS policy calls for periodic fine-tuning and imaginative redesigning of concepts and methods to ensure that the outcomes of the initiative best serve students over the coming decade with relevant and usable knowledge. She said it was imperative for the government to continue to engage with school managers and stakeholders in frank and open dialogue with a view to ensuring the overall success of the free senior high school (SHS) policy. Ms Justice Akuffo was speaking at the 181st Speech and Prize-giving Day of the Wesley Girls’ High School in Cape Coast last Saturday. The event was on the theme: “Maintaining quality education with the free SHS policy — The role of stakeholders”. She said increased access to SHSs through the free SHS policy would create opportunities for more students, for which reason stakeholders must be willing to make the necessary sacrifices and show commitment to ensure its success.
Source: GhanaWeb February 12, 2018 20:26 UTC