English & Mathematics:
Mr. Africanus Owusu Ansah should be
highly commended for publicly championing the case for the proper use of
the English Language in society (especially by the youth) and its
important role in determining the success or otherwise of many people in
careers they might want to...
From my experience having taught
mathematics and mathematics education, I have come to belief that the
proper methods of mathematics can propel Ghana into a...
Valentine, Chocolate and Mathematics:
Can the three co-exist on the same
What is PAMO?
PAMO stands for Pan African Mathematics Olympiad and is organized yearly
in various African countries with the following goals:
Need to Sustain Momentum
Recently, MathNED initiated a program to
revamp and rekindle interest in mathematics education in Ghana. Part of
the program, a MathNED Mathematics Road Show, involves traveling to
schools around the country and giving talks on...Read
Japan's Mathematics Professor, Jin Akiyama, Visits:
MathNED, in collaboration with the Ministry of Education Science and
Sports (MESS) and Ghana Education Service (GES), invited Prof. Jin
Akiyama from Tokai University, Japan, to deliver a series of lectures on
Connecting Mathematics To Real Life at
Formation of Ghana Mathematics Society (GMS)
As part of MathNEDís efforts to revamp mathematics education in
Ghana, Professor S. E. Anku, Founder and Executive Director of MathNED,
Professor I. K. Dontwi, Head of Mathematics Department of KNUST, Dr. Adu
Gyamfi, Head of Mathematics Department of UG, and Professor B. A. Eshun
Mathematics Association for Students Inaugurated
new mathematics association for students in Ghana, the Mathematical
Community of Ghana (MACOG), was inaugurated recently in KNUST by
Professor Jin Akiyama of Tokai University, Tokyo...Read
Reforming University Education: Some Thoughts:
Innovative Responses To Challenges In Mathematics Instruction...
Will Ghana Be Ready For TIMSS 2007?
Ghana participated in TIMSS 2003 and we all know the results were
embarrassing. There is TIMSS 2007 around the corner and information is
that Ghana will be...
Wake Up Mathematical Association of Ghana!
I hope most Ghanaians are now aware of our students' poor performance in
mathematics as evidenced by the results of Trends in International
Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), which was...
Towards a Modern and Professional Police Service
When you read the papers these days, you have mixed feelings. On one
hand, there are many reports of trigger-happy police personnel killing
innocent people and you feel ...