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Skype in the classroom

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Skype in the classroom has added more partners to its free network: NASA's Digital Learning Network, The Naional Museum of Royal Navy and HMS Victory, British Council Woodland Trust, Verbalizelt, Action Aid, Education through Expedition and Choose2Matter.  

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News, trends and resources on 21st century learning and teaching to empower students, teachers and parents in Kenya. For a compete list of education resources go to: http://kenyaschoolreport.com/resources
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Access 100's of FREE education resources for teachers, students, parents and school administrators. A list of scholarships included.

Access 100's of FREE education resources for teachers, students, parents and school administrators.  A list of scholarships included. | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

KenyaSchoolReport.com has compiled FREE resources for students, teachers, parents, and school administrators. Check them out!!!

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3 emerging technologies reimagining higher ed in 2015 and beyond

3 emerging technologies reimagining higher ed in 2015 and beyond | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Are holographic professors and virtual reality campus tours getting closer to becoming reality?
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Report: Embracing Technology Can Help Bridge the Skills Gap - US News

Report: Embracing Technology Can Help Bridge the Skills Gap - US News | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
More millennials are finding work in sectors subject to technological change.
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​Inside the Special Education Classroom: How Tech Can Help Students With Special Needs (EdSurge News)

​Inside the Special Education Classroom: How Tech Can Help Students With Special Needs (EdSurge News) | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
At a glance, technology in special education classroom looks just like it does in a regular education classroom: computers, laptops, SmartBoards, and even an iPad or two. When you take a closer look, you will realize how much more this assistive technology provides in special education.Assistive te
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KCPE results to be released on December 29

KCPE results to be released on December 29 | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Schools will not be ranked this year according to their KCPE performance.
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Bill paves way for another examiner

Bill paves way for another examiner | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Another examiner to rival Kenya National Examinations Council is on the way if a Bill before Parliament is passed into law.
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MOOCs Aren’t Revolutionizing College, but They’re Not a Failure | MIT Technology Review

MOOCs Aren’t Revolutionizing College, but They’re Not a Failure | MIT Technology Review | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Online courses may not be changing colleges as their boosters claimed they would, but they can prove valuable in surprising ways.
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All primary schools to have power by April, says President Uhuru Kenyatta

All primary schools to have power by April, says President Uhuru Kenyatta | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
President Uhuru Kenyatta has said all primary schools will be connected to electricity by April next year ahead of the laptops project roll out.
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EdTech 2014 Summit Reaffirms Role of Technology In Education

OTTAWA, Ontario, Dec. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Current and emerging technologies have a positive transformative role to play in shaping the future of education at colleges and universities in Canada and around the world. That was the consensus at the close of
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Digital Skills and the struggle to boost technology

Digital Skills and the struggle to boost technology | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The National College for Digital Skills, and more changes to computing education, aim to boost the UK's competence in tech
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Is technology actually making higher education less efficient? - The Hechinger Report

Is technology actually making higher education less efficient? - The Hechinger Report | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
After a full day of teaching at Boston College, Karen Arnold had to find time to read her students’ contributions to an online discussion board. Each was required to write at least one post, and, as usual, they seemed to have waited to do it until the night before the deadline. “They would just blather …
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13 higher ed tech tools and approaches to watch in 2015

13 higher ed tech tools and approaches to watch in 2015 | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Recent awards and listings have raised the profile of a wide range of higher ed technology companies and institutional ed tech efforts.
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Charge fees to match courses, Govt urged

Charge fees to match courses, Govt urged | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Kenya: The government has been urged to charge university fees based on courses offered by the institutions.
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Only PhD holders will teach in varsities, says CS Jacob Kaimenyi

Only PhD holders will teach in varsities, says CS Jacob Kaimenyi | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Only lecturers with Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) qualifications will be allowed to teach at universities, Education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi has said.
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Churches May Regain Control of Schools

Churches May Regain Control of Schools | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
CHURCHES might be allowed to continue managing their mission-sponsored schools if Parliament passes proposed amendments to the law.
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Fees dilemma for parents next term

Fees dilemma for parents next term | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Parents will wait a little longer to know the government’s position on the implementation of the new school fees guidelines, Education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi has said.
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Kenya: Education Ministry to Hire PPP Adviser for Varsities

Kenya: Education Ministry to Hire PPP Adviser for Varsities | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
THE Ministry of Education will appoint an adviser to negotiate public private partnership projects for universities.
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25 colleges to accept nontraditional students' online course credits

25 colleges to accept nontraditional students' online course credits | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
An American Council on Education project has signed up 25 institutions that will accept transfer credits from adult and low-income students who have completed certain online courses.

 

 
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Kenyan company feted in global awards for innovation in higher education | Capital Campus

Kenyan company feted in global awards for innovation in higher education | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
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Khan Academy founder has two big ideas for overhauling higher education in the sciences

Khan Academy founder has two big ideas for overhauling higher education in the sciences | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Soft-spoken education revolutionary Sal Khan has a few ideas for how to radically overhaul higher education. First, create a universal degree that's comparable to a Stanford degree, and second, tra...
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Can technology engage learners? YES, we are experiencing it through FLINNT.

Can technology engage learners? YES, we are experiencing it through FLINNT. | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Asia English School is one of the most prominent English Medium school of Ahmedabad city, pioneer in school and higher education. Established in 1965, Asia School has strength of more than 3000 students and 250 teaching staff.
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Kenya: Sensitise Public On School Registration Rules, State Urged

Kenya: Sensitise Public On School Registration Rules, State Urged | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
There is need for stakeholders to sensitise the public on registration of new schools, Uasin Gishu National Environmental Management Authority (Nema) officer Valentine Lala has said.
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Scaling High Quality Teacher Education: Balancing Technology With The Human Touch

Scaling High Quality Teacher Education: Balancing Technology With The Human Touch | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
For every child to have the opportunity to attain an excellent education, we need our teacher education to empower our teachers with belief in the potential of every child, to offer best-in-class pedagogical practices, and to enable them to take owne...
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There are still awesome, transformative prospects for technology in African education

There are still awesome, transformative prospects for technology in African education | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
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Let students be ranked more realistically

Let students be ranked more realistically | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The government has abolished the ranking of schools and candidates in examination performance.
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Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi warns varsities over expansion

Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi warns varsities over expansion | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Kenya: Education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi has cautioned universities not to compromise quality of education through unfettered expansion.
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