The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA) Thursday met more than 90 publishers and writers from 40 publishing houses to education them on textbook assessment at Accra College of Education.
NaCCA in a post sighted by Educationweb.com.gh said the aim of the engagement was to educate publishers and writers on textbook assessment in order to improve the quality of teaching and learning materials.
The quality of textbooks the Curriculum and Assessment Council said will support the implementation of the standards-based curriculum.
The Council at the stakeholders meeting encouraged publishers to develop content that promotes critical thinking and STEM education and also employ professional content developers to ensure quality textbooks.
NaCCA is an agency mandated by the Education Regulatory Bodies Act 2020 (Act 1023) to approve teaching and learning materials for use in pre-tertiary schools, excluding technical and vocational institutions in Ghana.