Wednesday, 15 August 2012

IS OUR EDUCATION SECTOR GETTING BETTER?

The much awaited May/June 2012 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) result has been released by the examination body...
The result has shown positive increase of about 8%  from last year’s performance.
out of the 1,672,224 candidates that sat for the examination, 649,156 representing 38.81percent obtained credits in five subjects and above including English Language and Mathematics, which is an increase of about 8% to the 30.91percent recorded in 2011
Meanwhile, a total of 122,000 candidates, representing 6.70percent were being withheld in connection with cases of examination malpractices which are being investigated.