According to GNACOPS, the NaCCA recently developed Common Core Programme (CCP Curriculum for Basic 7 – Basic 10 (JHS 1 to SHS 1) will be implemented from the 9th week of the 2021/2022 academic year.
The National Executive Director of the Ghana National Council of Private Schools (GNACOPS), Mr Enoch Kwasi Geytuah disclosed this speaking at a NaCCA CCP training workshop on Friday 22nd January 2021.
Mr Enoch Kwasi Gyetuah noted a nationwide Common Core Programme (CCP) training at a convenient time will be organised for 25,470 private school teachers at 180 training centres created across the country.
“GNACOPS, hope to train about 25,470 teachers on the CCP curriculum. These teachers will be certified and authorised to implement the CCP in private schools”, he told stakeholders and participants of the training.
The purpose of the training is to expose the private school teachers to the National Pre-Tertiary Curriculum Framework (NPCF), The Concept of the Common Core Programme, the National Pre-Tertiary Assessment Framework (NPLAF), Professional Learning Community, Introduction to the CCP Curriculum, Features and use of the Teacher Resource Pack (TRP) and Learner Resource Pack (TRP) in the CCP, Yearly and Termly Scheme of Learning, Lesson Planning Format and Phases of Lesson in CCP Curriculum, Assessment in the CCP Curriculum, Barriers to Learning CCP Curriculum, Use of Creative Pedagogies, Lesson Planning Demonstrations, PLC Simulations, and Fidelity of Implementation.
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The council of private schools Executive Director said his outfit aims to build a database of participants, which will help facilitate the Continuous Professional Development portfolio of their members.