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Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching
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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How Blended Learning Can Improve Teaching - EdTechReview (ETR)

How Blended Learning Can Improve Teaching - EdTechReview (ETR) | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Check out this beautiful infographic which shows how blended learning benefits teachers and how it has redefined teacher roles and improved opportunities.
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Creating Authentic Learning Experiences for Kids using Online Global Connections - EdTechReview (ETR)

Creating Authentic Learning Experiences for Kids using Online Global Connections - EdTechReview (ETR) | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Authentic learning is real life learning. It's an effective way of getting information across world. It'll be possible by connecting people globally through social networking.
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No solution yet in KNUT, govt talks

No solution yet in KNUT, govt talks | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 3 - A meeting between the Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) and the government failed to bear fruit on Wednesday, after the union called
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Pupils flock public libraries as teachers strike bites

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6 Channels Of 21st Century Learning

6 Channels Of 21st Century Learning | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
  via TeachThought At TeachThought, we constantly wrestle with two big questions: How do people learn, and how can they do it better in a constantly evolving context? In pursuit, the theme of ...
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Over 8,000 miss teacher colleges

Over 8,000 miss teacher colleges | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Almost half of applicants seeking to join primary school teachers training colleges have been left out in this year’s intake.
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Kuppet suspends strike to allow Govt talks

Kuppet suspends strike to allow Govt talks | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Kenya Union of Post-Primary Education Teachers has suspended its strike to allow for structured negotiations with the government.
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Microsoft’s YouthSpark Programme aims to inspire Kenyan youth | Capital Campus

Microsoft’s YouthSpark Programme aims to inspire Kenyan youth | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Youths selected from all over Nairobi have participated in a mentorship programme aimed at inspiring them to maximize their potential by taking advantage of opportunities around them. The daylong event themed ‘Spark for Change’ took the youths through various ICT, social and entrepreneurial skills and opportunities available for them in different sectors of the economy.

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The 27 Characteristics Of Highly Effective Teachers - Edudemic

The 27 Characteristics Of Highly Effective Teachers - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Quite simply, there are some important characteristics of highly effective teachers that you should check out and brush up on during your vacation or even while still in the front of the class.
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Dedan Kimathi Uni students making complicated data look sexy | Capital Campus

Dedan Kimathi Uni students making complicated data look sexy | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

How do you make complicated and dull statistics interesting? Power Point presentations, the most common way of displaying ideas, processes and information is losing its allure. But there are more interesting ways of showing complicated data so that anyone can interact and understand the information.

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30 ways to use Twitter to accelerate learning

30 ways to use Twitter to accelerate learning | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
How can Twitter be used to accelerate learning? Here are 30! 1. Provide tips daily. Teachers can tweet to their students a word a day, with short definition to provide a constant reach of vocabular...
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Striking tecahers threaten their private school counterparts

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Washiali says: Line up those tots and whip them to shape

Washiali says: Line up those tots and whip them to shape | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
As we struggle upwards, trying to build a fairer, more equitable society which respects the rights of everyone, a voice from the Old Testament calls out for retribution
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Professional Development: Teacher Reading

Professional Development: Teacher Reading | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Much of the focus of this column has been on developing a school reading community and encouraging children to engage in various reading activities. However, what does the reading life of a teacher look like? How can we as administrators encourage and support reading – especially professional reading – among our staff? 

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Why Teachers Who Use Technology Will Replace Teachers Who Don't? - EdTechReview (ETR)

Why Teachers Who Use Technology Will Replace Teachers Who Don't? - EdTechReview (ETR) | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The generation today loves technology and expects the same from his/her ideal person. Teachers generally play that role, and if they don’t use technology, an invisible wall gets erected in between them.
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Rights group urges Govt to heed teachers' demands

Rights group urges Govt to heed teachers' demands | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
A human rights group has asked the government to heed the teachers’ demands for a pay raise.
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Global Digital Citizenship Program

Global Digital Citizenship Program | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
This is background information on the Digital Citizenship program as outlined in our book
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10 Work-Life Balance Tips for MBA Students

10 Work-Life Balance Tips for MBA Students | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
MBA applicants can learn from students who have mastered juggling school, work, and extracurriculars. (Getting ready for an MBA?
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Publishers cry foul over laptop project

Publishers cry foul over laptop project | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Sh53 billion one-laptop-per-child project has been rocked by claims of corruption, days after the Cabinet approved its implementation in phases.
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KNUT, PUSETU Vow To Continue With Strike

The deadlock over teachers strike persisted as KNUT and the umbrella body of all civil servants, PUSETU vowed to continue with the industrial action defying ...
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The Student's Guide To Proper Social Media Etiquette - Edudemic

The Student's Guide To Proper Social Media Etiquette - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
If you're like me, you act differently on different social networks. It's important to remember the proper social media etiquette that you should follow while sharing online.
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3 Student Tech Trends Teachers Should Know About - Edudemic

3 Student Tech Trends Teachers Should Know About - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Let's talk about some of the biggest student tech trends that students will be talking about when you head back to class in the fall.
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KUPPET suspends strike to allow for negotiations

KUPPET suspends strike to allow for negotiations | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
NAIROBI, Kenya, July 2 - The Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers (KUPPET) has suspended its strike for two weeks to allow for negotiations with the government.
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3 Ways That Technology Can Be Helpful in Education

3 Ways That Technology Can Be Helpful in Education | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

We are living in a world that is full of gadgets and its usage is increasing day by day. Technology has made the world a global village and shrunk the distances among the people. No need to mention the comforts that it has added to an ordinary man’s life. Along with it, technology has made remarkable easiness in the lives of students. Studying in today’s world has become easier as compared to the traditional ways of studying. Following are the top 3 ways that will assist you in understanding that how it is helping you to study easily.

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Introduce simple literature to pupils in primary schools

Introduce simple literature to pupils in primary schools | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The recent publication of ‘Kenya’s Top 50 Writers’ on two successive Saturdays goes a long way in affirming that indeed Kenya is not a literary desert.
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