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IJSTR >> Volume 2- Issue 6, June 2013 Edition



International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

Website: http://www.ijstr.org

ISSN 2277-8616



Challenges Facing Technical And Vocational Education In Ghana

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AUTHOR(S)

Sherry K. Amedorme, Yesuenyeagbe A.K. Fiagbe

 

KEYWORDS

Index Terms : Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), College of Technology Education (COTE), Ghana Institute of Technology (GIT) and Technical Institute (TI)

 

ABSTRACT

Abstract : Technical and vocational education and training (TVET) in Ghana is facing a number of challenges. The problems ranging from the limited number of technical institutes available in the country, lack of facilities and materials for training students, inadequate technical teachers or facilitators, limited number of training institutions for technical teachers and difficulty in career progression to the negative public attitudes and perceptions towards technical and vocational education and training in Ghana. In this paper, these challenges confronting TVET and the pertinent issues are discussed with the aim of recommending ways of addressing them.

 

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