Month: September 2020

The NPP’s Vision For Basic Education Beyond 2020

The NPP’s Vision For Basic Education Beyond 2020

“Education is the shortest pathway between deprivation and opportunity, between despair and hope, between helplessness and promise. It is on record, empirically, that every single year of schooling raises one’s earnings by 10 percent, a rate of return which is obviously higher than alternative investments in bonds, stocks, deposits, among others. The main reason why the focus on education and acquisition of essential 21st century skills for the new millennium learners is now pervasive than it was in the past, across the world” , said Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh, Minister for Education.

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