The National Teaching Council (NTC), organizers of the Ghana Teacher Prize, on Monday, February 07, 2022 officially opened the portal for applications and nominations for the 2022 Ghana Teacher Prize.
OBJECTIVE OF THE GHANA TEACHER PRIZE
According to the Management of the National Teaching Council, the objective of the Ghana Teacher Prize is to motivate teachers for higher performance and also boost the respect for the profession.
The Prize underscores the importance of the teaching profession and symbolizes the fact that teachers throughout the world deserve to be recognized and celebrated.
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2021 GHANA TEACHER PRIZE WINNERS
In October 2021, Mr. Ebenezer Kojo Otoo, a 44-year-old teacher of Winneba Senior High School (SHS) in the Efutu Municipality of the Central Region was crowned the Ghana’s Most Outstanding Teacher. For his prize, Mr. Otoo received a GH¢250,000.00 cheque for a three-bedroom house sponsored by GLICO Pension.
Rev. Sister Jacinta Kwakyewaa, a teacher at St. Francis SHS/Technical School in the Birim Central Municipality of the Eastern Region was adjudged the first runner-up and she received a brand new 4×4 pick-up vehicle sponsored by Prudential Bank.
Citations and cash prizes ranging between GH¢5,000.00 and GH¢7,000.00 as well as other valuable items were presented to other deserving teaching and non-teaching staff who distinguished themselves in other categories.
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WHO QUALIFIES FOR THE APPLICATION OF THE GHANA TEACHERS PRIZE
TEACHING CATEGORY OF GHANA TEACHERS PRIZE
The ultimate prize is open to all professionally trained teachers currently working at the pre-tertiary education space (both public and private) and have taught for at least five (5) years.
NON-TEACHING CATEGORY OF GHANA TEACHERS PRIZE
The non-teaching category is open to all who are currently working at the pre-tertiary education institution (both public and private) and might have worked for at least five (5) years.
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INTRODUCTION OF NEW CATEGORY FOR GHANA TEACHERS PRIZE
A new category has been introduced to acknowledge the critical role of teachers in educational leadership and administration. To qualify for this, one must be a professionally trained teacher currently working at the pre-tertiary education space (both public and private) and might have worked as a leader or an administrator for at least five (5) years.
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE GHANA TEACHERS PRIZE
Interested applicants are to apply through the following links below:
1. TEACHING CATEGORY – https://bit.ly/3L9Vn27
2. TEACHER IN LEADERSHIP AND ADMINISTRATION – https://bit.ly/3ojB1tB
3. NON-TEACHING – https://bit.ly/3Gte5Oy
All applicants are expected to adhere strictly to the selection criteria.
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DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION
The deadline for application is Friday, April 29, 2022.