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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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Kenya Makes National Youth Service Compulsory.

Kenya Makes National Youth Service Compulsory. | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Garissa — Kenya's Senate has passed a law that brings back National Youth Service (NYS) conscription for high school graduates.

Under the law passed unanimously July 18th, the pre-university service will no longer be voluntary. All high school graduates will be required to sign up for the NYS, a programme that seeks to give young people vocational training, instil patriotism and empower them to help safeguard the country.

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Georgia Tech’s New, Super-Cheap MOOC Master’s Degree Could Radically Change American Higher Education

Georgia Tech’s New, Super-Cheap MOOC Master’s Degree Could Radically Change American Higher Education | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Georgia Institute of Technology is about to take a step that could set off a broad disruption in higher education: It’s offering a new master’s degree in computer science, delivered through a series of massive open online courses, or MOOCs, for...
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Government Sounds Warning To Former, Current University Students

The commission for university education has sounded a warning to former and current university students found to have paid to have their thesis and academic ...
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20 Places to Educate Yourself Online for Free

20 Places to Educate Yourself Online for Free | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

These days you don't need a university degree to educate yourself -- there are tons of great online resources for learning just about anything. See more at: http://bit.ly/170HnOY

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5 Amazing Ways To Collaborate With Another Class - Edudemic

5 Amazing Ways To Collaborate With Another Class - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
“Ms. Clark, when are we going to do that again?” Nothing makes me happier as an educator than hearing those words - and lately, I have been hearing them a lot!
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How To Actually Use Wikipedia In The Classroom - Edudemic

How To Actually Use Wikipedia In The Classroom - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
There hasn't been much of a place for Wikipedia in the classroom. But that could soon change after you check out these few learning tips!
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Innovation Africa 2013 - 15-17 October, Botswana - Connecting Industry to Government & Civil Society

Innovation Africa 2013 - 15-17 October,  Botswana - Connecting Industry to Government & Civil Society | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Summit Pre-scheduled Meetings & Panel Discussions The Summit Connecting Industry to Government & Civil Society 15-17 October, Gaborone, Botswana Under the Official Patronage of The Botswana Ministry of Education & [...]...
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‘Badiliko’ project brings digital access to sub-Saharan Africa

‘Badiliko’ project brings digital access to sub-Saharan Africa | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Related PostsNamibia open for businessDeveloping nations set to benefit from planning tool for ICT projectsHow technology influences your educationThe Kasparovs tour Africa for chess in education
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Pupils can’t read or write: Survey

Pupils can’t read or write: Survey | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Some pupils in Standard Eight cannot solve class two level mathematical division question, a new education report shows
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KU Alumni to get huge discounts through new Alumni card | Capital Campus

KU Alumni to get huge discounts through new Alumni card | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Kenyatta University has unveiled a new prepaid card for its alumni body. The KU Alumni Card allows alumni to enjoy discounts with selected partners, ranging from hotels, bookshops and hospitals to insurance companies and mobile phone service providers.

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Sossion, Nzili To Pay 500,000 Each Or Face Jail Term Over Contempt Of Court

The industrial court has found Kenya union of teachers, KNUT chairman Wilson Sossion and KNUT acting secretary general Mudzo Nzili guilty of contempt of cour...
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How a rare moment of defiance led one Kenyan girl to Yale University | Capital Campus

How a rare moment of defiance led one Kenyan girl to Yale University | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

The one single moment Esther Soma went against her parent’s wish, unimaginable opportunities opened in ways she never thought were possible. At only 20 years, Esther has met and interacted with world leaders and global entrepreneurs and is studying at a prestigious Ivy League University.

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How online education can create a 'global classroom'

How online education can create a 'global classroom' | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
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8 ways colleges can design technology-rich spaces | University Business Magazine

8 ways colleges can design technology-rich spaces | University Business Magazine | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
News, Articles and Community for higher education decision makers. Magazine published monthly, with daily news and blogs and online content. Archives available.
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The Headliner: Shock of class 8 pupils who can't read

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Six Reasons Educators Say They Are Choosing Chromebooks Over iPads, Netbooks And PCs

Six Reasons Educators Say They Are Choosing Chromebooks Over iPads, Netbooks And PCs | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Readers: This is a continuation of a piece I wrote over the weekend "Chromebooks Gain Ground In The Education Market, But A Majority Of Educators Still Prefer IPads." Here is what the Chromebook preferring minority have to say.
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The 6 Types Of Assessments (And How They're Changing) - Edudemic

The 6 Types Of Assessments (And How They're Changing) - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Testing, especially any sort of standardized testing tends to get a bad rap. Teachers complain that they spend too much time teaching to a test.
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New International Scholarships July 2013

New International Scholarships July 2013 | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Advance Africa Newsletter: International scholarships & grants including undergraduate scholarships, research scholarships, academic scholarships and scholarships for women. See more at: http://bit.ly/ZesUww

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How technology influences your education

How technology influences your education | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Related Posts‘Badiliko’ project brings digital access to sub-Saharan Africa Developing nations set to benefit from planning tool for ICT projectsMinisters from Africa, Asia, Latin America Meet to Develop New Partnership [...]...
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Family loan pool can ease higher education financial burden

Family loan pool can ease higher education financial burden | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
A student comes back to the dorm and finds his roommate near tears. “What’s the matter pal?” he asked.
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Varsity chiefs told to act on academic fraud by students

Varsity chiefs told to act on academic fraud by students | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi has directed universities to tighten supervision of graduate studies following revelations that students are buying completed theses and projects
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Literacy standards in public primary schools is wanting

Literacy standards in public primary schools is wanting.

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Learning Kicks Off, As Schools Re-open

Learning kicked off in earnest in different public schools across the country following the order by education cabinet secretary, Jacob Kaimenyi to re-open a...
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Kenya : Court rules Monday on contempt charge against Knut officials

Kenya : Court rules Monday on contempt charge against Knut officials | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Top Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) officials return to the Industrial Court Monday despite having called off the three-week teachers’ strike.
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