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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 National Union of Teachers in rush to secure teachers’ June pay

Kenya National Union of Teachers in rush to secure teachers’ June pay | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) officials spent the better part of yesterday pleading with the Government to fine-tune their return-to-work formula a day after they called off strike.
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4 Important Tips For Any College Student - Edudemic

4 Important Tips For Any College Student - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Being a college student is tough. So Amanda Brown offers up some important (and simple) tips for any college student looking to excel.
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12 Powerful PDF Tools For Teachers And Administrators - Edudemic

12 Powerful PDF Tools For Teachers And Administrators - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
We all seem to use PDFs every day. Here are a few powerful (and mostly free) PDF tools for teachers and admins worth trying.
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Its Back To School, As Teachers Strike Is Called Off

Teachers began trickling back to school Thursday after the Kenya National Union Of Teachers called off their 24-day strike and directed its members to end th...
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The Educator's Guide To Competency-Based Learning - Edudemic

The Educator's Guide To Competency-Based Learning - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The typical student is not who you think. They may be older, distance, and more advanced than expected. That's where competency-based learning shines.
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10 Digital Resources That Will Improve Your School Library - Edudemic

10 Digital Resources That Will Improve Your School Library - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Your school library may not be too busy over the summer right now, but that doesn't mean teachers and librarians shouldn't start making big plans.
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The Power of a Networked Teacher Illustrated

The Power of a Networked Teacher Illustrated | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
A wonderful visual depiction of how educators can tap into their networks to expand and continually improve their teaching practice from a trove of rich resources. Illustrated by Langwitches, the image refers to Alec Couros’s original post exploring question, “What does the network mean to you?”

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Leslie Minton's curator insight, July 17, 2013 11:49 AM

Great visual of how networks are created to support how best to utilize them in education.

Josi Sierra's curator insight, July 18, 2013 5:36 PM

Conectados somos mas ;-)

Lara Strickland's curator insight, August 13, 2013 8:06 AM

Depicts exactly what I am exploring at the moment as part of my #H812 studies and MA in Online and Disctance Education.  Chosen however not to 'network' Facebook as I tend to use it socially rather than professionally.

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Edudemic founders launch new online learning platform Modern Lessons

Edudemic founders launch new online learning platform Modern Lessons | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The new site offers free and premium lessons in real-world skills with an additional focus on the developing world.
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KTN Video | KNUT forced to accept government pay offer

KTN Video | KNUT forced to accept government pay offer | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
KTN Video | KNUT forced to accept government pay offer
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KNUT: The strike is off!

KNUT: The strike is off! | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
NAIROBI, Kenya, July 17 - The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) has finally called off its month-long strike after accepting the very same government offer
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Govt orders all public primary schools shut

Govt orders all public primary schools shut | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 17 - The government has ordered the immediate closure of all public primary schools following the teachers’ strike, which is now in its fourth
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Kenya's public primary schools closed indefinitely

Kenya's public primary schools closed indefinitely | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The State has ordered all public primary schools to be closed indefinitely.
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Schools to re-open on Monday- Kaimenyi

Schools to re-open on Monday- Kaimenyi | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Public primary schools will now be re-opened on Monday after the teachers called off their strike on Wednesday.
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5 Ways To Support Teachers Skeptical Of Technology - Edudemic

5 Ways To Support Teachers Skeptical Of Technology - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
As more schools move to a 1:1 or BYOD format, it becomes increasingly important to support teachers - all teachers - effectively make that transition and to support them in that process.
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What Led To The Calling Off Of The Teachers's Strike

The Kenya National Union Of Teachers made a a curious about-turn and unexpectedly called off their four week strike on Wednesday. The tough talking union was...
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This Is How Students Actually Use Smartphones - Edudemic

This Is How Students Actually Use Smartphones - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
We're sure by now you're fairly used to seeing your students walking along with their heads down, noses pointed towards their smartphone. But what are they really spending their time doing on those smartphones?
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Education sector poses the toughest test

Education sector poses the toughest test | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
So far, the education sub-sector in Kenya has probably posed the greatest governance challenge for President Uhuru Kenyatta’s three-month-old regime.
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The Facts And Figures Behind Education In America - Edudemic

The Facts And Figures Behind Education In America - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
While education in America may seem relatively standardized, there are really quite a wide variety of student experiences that happen across the country.
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Recreational and Educational Value of Math Puzzles

Recreational and Educational Value of Math Puzzles | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Many people enjoy working on grid puzzles as small, quick challenges of their mathematical and logical skills. Here is one you may not have seen, the OkiDoku. How does it work? Looking at the grid ab
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5 Steps to Create and Deploy a Successful e-Learning Course

5 Steps to Create and Deploy a Successful e-Learning Course | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Before you begin to develop your next e-Learning course, it’s important to first define the goals and purpose of the course. Are you looking to create a simple, user-friendly course or a more advanced course involving branching and scenarios?
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Kenya National Union of Teachers calls off strike

Kenya National Union of Teachers calls off strike | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) has called of teachers’ strike hours after the Government had closed primary schools indefinitely.
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10 Tech Tools To Engage Students

10 Tech Tools To Engage Students | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Websites, apps and devices help teachers teach and kids learn in new ways. Check out these 10 great education tech choices.
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John Robinson's curator insight, July 18, 2013 8:20 PM

Tech tools for the classroom.

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Teachers' strike: Public primary schools closed

Teachers' strike: Public primary schools closed | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Public primary schools have been closed indefinitely owing to the ongoing teachers' strike
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