The Foundation for Generational Thinkers (
FOGET) has called on the Ghana Education Service (GES) to reconsider its decision to implement the new primary school curriculum from the 2019-2020 academic year .
It said it was also to give time to the publishers to get the relevant textbooks ready for the smooth
A statement issued by the President of
It said the new curriculum was a laudable idea in view of the new developments going on in the world.
"We have to move with the present time because our students would have to be equipped with the current cutting-edge knowledge. The GES must, therefore, be commended for coming out with the new curriculum," the statement said.
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The GES last week announced the introduction of a new curriculum for primary schools in the country.
The curriculum forms part of sweeping reforms in basic education, beginning from the 2019-2020 academic year.
Under the new curriculum, the subjects to be taught at the kindergarten level have been reduced from seven to four, which are integrated into themes.
In its statement,