JUST IN: NDC to review Current Curriculum for Basic Schools to improve Standards
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said that it shall Set up a panel of experts to conduct a thorough assessment of the current curriculum and make recommendations on the way forward.
The NDC said in its 2021 Manifesto that the purpose of the review is to improve standards, addressing distortions and bridging the quality gap between public and private basic schools.
The NDC said it shall embark on a rapid roll-out of modern technological learning tools (including blended learning and IoTs) to transform the scope and nature of education at this level challenges exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The party said it shall restore Arabic studies which have been taken out of the new curriculum by the NPP, and proceed to recruit Arabic teachers, thereby, lifting the current ban.
The NDC said it shall expunge Comprehensive Sexuality Education from the curriculum for Ghanaian Schools.