Wa West District Education Directorate to repost 100 teachers to deprived schools


The Wa West District Education Directorate is set to repost some one hundred teachers in the District at the basic level to some deprived and underserved schools in the district.

The exercise which will take effect from next Academic Year in September is to help reduce the over staffing of teachers in some schools in the district.

The Wa West District Education Director Richard Abilimsige Azaaya made this known during a rationalization workshop with some teachers in Lassia –Tuolu.

He called on teachers to accept their new postings and do not interfere with the exercise.

He also called on teachers to accord their head teachers the needed respect and adhere to their directives.

The Wa West District Chief Executive Edward Laabiir Sabo speaking at the rationalization workshop also emphasised on the need for the District Education Directorate to carry out the reposting exercise.

He said government will continue to ensure all children of school going age access basic education.

Some teachers who were at the workshop called on traditional authorities in the area to help curtail prolonged funeral dances which sometimes held in some communities especially in the night.

school children spend significant time on these gatherings which also contributes to their poor performance. The teachers wants the district education directorate and all stakeholders to enact laws that will put a stop to the act.


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