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Pass well and enjoy free SHS program - Tarkwa MP to BECE candidates

Comment: Re: Pass well and enjoy free SHS program - Tarkwa

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Andy
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2018-06-05 12:53:30
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Those who are likely to make the grade are those who attended private schools. Most public school students will not make it as the facilities and support are lacking.
The real beneficiaries of the free SHS are students with parents who can afford to pay, as most private basic school fees are higher the the SHS fees.
To improve access to SHS for the poor students, we should be improving the quality in public basic schools so a lot more of them can make the grade to the SHS.
For now, we have a policy which is not serving the interest of the majority of the people - the poor -

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Re: Pass well and enjoy free SHS program - Tarkwa
Andy
06-05 12:53