The Ministry of Education (MoE) in due course will launch Teachers Welfare App to address with alacrity, teachers welfare concerns, the Deputy Education Minister, Hon. John Ntim Fordjour has told GNAT members Wednesday.
Speaking at the GNAT Investment Forum held in Accra to mark the 90th-anniversary celebration of GNAT under the theme “Beyond the teachers’ fund: Making our teachers economically sound” he said all concerns will be resolved.
According to him, his outfit led by Minister for Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum has initiated steps to resolve outstanding teacher concerns relating to promotions, upgrades and allowances.
I conveyed the assurances and commitment of the Minister for Education Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum to address with alacrity, teachers Welfare concerns through the Teachers Welfare App initiative soon to be introduced.
Mr Ntim furthered the government as part of efforts to improve teaching and learning will soon make available 280,000 state of the art brand new laptops to teachers on a cost-sharing basis.
In a related development, the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), Mr Foster Boabeng has said his outfit in the next three to four years will establish a bank with the teachers’ fund.