SMART Liberia celebrates the completion of its “Complete 8” vacation academy at a closing program. Minister of Education George Werner served as the keynote speaker.
The Minister of Education, George Werner, visited Dolokelen Gboveh High School for a consultative meeting with Bong county education officials and stakeholders on Tuesday afternoon. The meeting largely resolved issues with the countyâ€™s educational leadership.
On Thursday approximately 30 graduates of the various Rural Teacher Training Institutes entered the compound of the Ministry of Education to protest. They said the ministry had not fulfilled its obligation to place them in teaching positions since graduating from the institutes.
The Ministry of Education has announced the closure of primary and secondary schools in the country by July 31, 2015, contrary to the recommendations of the House of Representatives. Read the ministry’s full details of its plans.
The Plenary of the House of Representatives has rejected the proposal by Education Minister George Werner to close schools across the country on June 30 and reopen officially in September.
The plenary of the House representatives have summoned the newly confirmed Education Minister George Werner and his deputies over the decision by the Education Ministry to close all schools by June 30.
The Ministry of Education wants to halt academic activities for pupils at the end of June this year.