Jackson College of Education has this year scooped the International Arch of Europe Award (Gold Category) for her “commitment to quality, innovation, technology and leadership.” The college and 71 other corporate bodies from America, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Oceania and the Middle East received the 2014 International Quality Awards organized by Business Initiative Directions (BID) on 26th April 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany.
The award, instituted by the Business Initiative Directions (BID) based in Madrid, Spain, is presented to companies, institutions and universities all over the world who demonstrate commitment to quality and sustainability, as well as excellence in technology, innovation and business leadership.
Presenting the award to the College, the President and CEO of the BID Group, Jose E. Prieto, noted that the Gold Award was as a result of the College’s continuous commitment to improving management and maintaining leadership in the educational sector in Ghana.
Briefing the media on the award, the Director of the College, Prof. Ebenezer Asafua Jackson, indicated that, the College is poised to revolutionize education in a manner that will benefit the nation’s next generation irrespective of gender, race, religion or status. The numerous awards received by the College between 2014 and 2015 depict the commitment of management and staff to meet the quality levels established in the educational sector in accordance with the Quality Control (QC) 100 Point of Quality standards.
Prof. Jackson observed that the International Arch of Europe Award gives the management of the College a sense of fulfillment. He added that the College is committed to providing human resource who will be well equipped to bring to bear their knowledge to the development of the nation.
On his part, the Human Resource Manager of the College, Mr. Ebenezer Asafua Jackson hinted that, the College will not renege on its mandate to the training of productive manpower for the growth of this country.