4th August 2021
Hon. Evan Addison Onumah Coleman, Municipalt Chief Executive on 30th June 2022 handed over 200 dual desk to the Municipal Education Directoraye for onward distribution to the schools within the Agona West Munucipality.
Hon. Coleman advised School Management Committees to handle furniture with care and maintain them to help reduce the financial pressure on the Assembly.
The Municipal Chief Executive noted that making education a reality in the district and across the country required a collective effort from all stakeholders.
She said: “It requires more financial resources, measures to ensure that these resources are used efficiently to deliver the best returns, and reforms that support students to learn and gain the skills they need to become productive and successful adults”.
Hon. Coleman said children achieve more when schools and parents work together; parents can help more effectively if they know what the school is trying to achieve and how they can help.
“A successful collaborative support system hinges on parents’ involvement in the day-to-day needs of the children at school, we are stakeholders for the all-inclusive academic development of the children,” she noted.
The Agona West MCE said education is at the heart of the assembly’s mission to build peace, eradicate poverty, and drive sustainable development within the district.
“We are working together to cover all aspects of education, provide leadership in education, strengthen educational systems, and bring together the government through the local government structures, the private sector, and civil society to deliver quality education for all,” she said.
Hon Coleman said the assembly would continue to create the necessary environment to support schools within the district and called on traditional leaders, residents, citizens of Agona West, and corporate bodies to support the assembly’s effort to transform education within the municipality.
Mr Offei, Agoan West Municipal Director of Education commended the MCE and the assembly for the kind gesture and pledged that the Municipal education directorate would strict maintenance culture be applied