The National Teaching Council (NTC) responsible for the conduct of the Ghana teacher licensure examination says it has not rescheduled the conduct of the 2021 edition of the September GTLE slated for September 23 and 24, 2021.
The Council’s comment follows a report circulating various social media platforms indicating the Management of NTC has postponed the administration of the September GTLE to October 1 and 2, 2021.
Speaking to EducationWeb.com.gh, a staff of the Teaching Council said his outfit has not taken any such decision to suspend the administration of the impending national licensure examination for graduate teachers in the country.
“Claims that the National Teaching Council (NTC) has postponed the September 2021 Ghana teacher licensure examination scheduled for September 23 and 24, 2021 is untrue,” the NTC official told EducationWeb Monday.
The second phase of the licensure test the NTC staff said is to give prospective candidates who could not pass the just ended May 2021 edition of the teacher licensure examination the opportunity to pass and qualify to be licensed.
According to the September licensure examination timetable, candidates on September 23, 2021, will sit for two courses thus Literacy and Essential Professional Skills and Numeracy on Friday, September 24, 2021.
NTC has urged fresh candidates and re-sitter to check their confirmation status on its official website before they proceed to purchase a voucher card for the last teacher licensure examination for the 2021 academic year.
Registration for the national teacher licensure examination the Management of the National Teaching Council (NTC) has said will end on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, with no extension of the registration period.
“Ghana Teacher Licensure Examination (GTLE) Registration ends on Wednesday, September 8, 2021. Please there will be no extension of registration,” the registration and licensing agency stated in a post on Monday.