Public Colleges of Education are to run a double-track system from the 2020/2021 Academic year to be able to contain new entrants from the Senior High Schools in the Country.
This is as stated in reports gathered from the just-ended meeting of the Conference of Principals of Colleges of Education (PrinCoF) at Koforidua in the Eastern Region held from Monday, August 17, to Thursday, August 20, 2020.
The reports states that the government has directed that due to the unavailability of Lecture Halls and dormitory spaces at the Colleges of Education, the level 400 students and the level 100 students that will be admitted in November will report to school for 6weeks while the levels 300 and 200 wait at home.
After which there will be a changeover after the Sixth Week, of which the Level 300 and 200 students shall begin their First Semester of the 2020/21 Academic Year.
The College Of Education System
Colleges of Education which initially run a three-year Diploma in Basic Education Programme now undertake a four-year Bachelor Degree Programs in Education.
This has led to an increment in the number of occupants of the Colleges Campuses since students from Level 100 to 400 are expected to stay on campus.
Reopening of Colleges Of Education
Colleges of Education in Ghana are to resume in November to begin the First Semester of the 2020/2021 Academic Year.