the headmaster for nkrakrom m/a primary school in techiman in the Brong Ahafo region of Ghana, Mr. Edmond Donkor has appealed for infrastructure improvement in the school to enhance education.
some teachers in speaking to express news team described the situation as an impeding one to the imparting of knowledge to the children. they made it known how the students sometimes have to water their grounds because of dust,fight open defecations in their classrooms daily and some of their rooms lacking windows and doors. they said, they sometimes have to scrub the floor and wait for it to dry before they start the days activities in some of their classes,
In addition, some of the teachers complained of learning under trees for which when the rain comes,class must either be closed or suspended for the next day which is also not helping academics in the school.the headteacher, Mr. Edmond added that, the school also lacks some teaching and learning materials which includes text books,school uniforms,toiletries and many others which makes learning and teaching in the school very disturbing. he also pleaded to be added to the school feeding program list looking at the situation and distance from which some students come.
The head teacher is therefore appealing to the Ghana Education Service and the government to come to their aid in other to improve the teaching and learning situation in the town.
Nana Abena Adobea