As part of an effort to reach wider students who are currently at home as a temporal school break amid the outbreak of COVID-19, the Ghana Education Service in partnership with the Ministry of Education, GBC, and USAID will be starting an exciting new Ghana learning radio program for B1, B2 and B3 pupils to help them continue learning to read at home.
The radio learning program dubbed “Ghana Learning Radio Programme” purposely to teach students reading and writing skills will be aired nationwide on the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) radio channels.
The Ghana Education Service, Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) and the and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have partnered to assist students who are unable to benefit from the Television section of the Learning program.
The Service as the Ghana learning radio program begins today entreats parents and guardians to print and take note of the timetable in other to ensure their wards get prepared.
Additionally, parents are to get a notebook, pen, or pencil to help their wards in writing, adding that they must support and guide them during their lesson periods by ensuring their ward sits through the specified time.
The Ghana Education Service said it’s planning two sessions of reading for Basic 1 to Basic 3 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am on Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays with a repeat on Tuesday, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm.