Culture and Education

Proceedings of a National Conference 15th to the 21st May 2005 in Elmina


The Importance of Culture in Formal Education and Preparation towards Community Life
by Prof. George Hagan, Chairman of the National Commission on Culture (NCC)

The State of Education in the Light of the Cultural Policy of Ghana
by Dr. Esi Sutherland-Addy, Lecturer, University of Ghana, Legon

The Study of Culture in the Formal System of Education
by Mr. Freeman Aguri of the Ghana Education Service (GES)

Culture and the Scieces
by Prof. Kwesi Andam, Vice Chancellor, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)

The State, Multilingualism and the Media
by Prof. Kwesi Yankah, University of Ghana, Legon

Language in a Multi-Lingual Nation – As a Medium of Instruction
by Prof. Akosua Anyidoho of the University of Ghana, Legon

Culture as a Basic Tool in Teaching all Subjects
by Rev. Samuel Enninful of the Centre for Culture and African Studies, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)

Learning in Culture and Learning through Culture – A Ghanaian Perspective
by Dr. James Flolu, Dean, Faculty of General Culture and Social Studies, University of Education, Winneba

Gender and Culture in Education
by Mrs. Joana Opare, Gender Consultant, Accra

Cultural Values and Discipline – Character Formation
by the Archbishop Akwasi Sarpong, Catholic Archbishop of Kumasi

Publication series

Event Reports


Ghana, October 1, 2005