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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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World Bank report on teacher illiteracy and the effect of teacher strikes in Kenya.

World Bank report on teacher illiteracy and the effect of  teacher stikes in Kenya. 

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Government Will Not Defer Laptops Projects To Pay Teachers

The government has ruled out the possibility of deferring the laptops for schools project to meet the demands for higher allowances by the striking teachers....
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Kenya : Teachers Service Commission has no right to withhold teachers’ pay, union claims

Kenya : Teachers Service Commission has no right to withhold teachers’ pay, union claims | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Officials of the Kenya National Union of Teachers in Uasin Gishu have faulted the Teachers Service Commission for withholding June salaries.
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Want to support the bravest girl in the world?

Want to support the bravest girl in the world? | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
On Friday the bravest girl I know will fight for youth education at the UN. Join me in standing with her. Sign the A World At School petition now.
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KNUT Officials Dismiss Deal Signed Between TSC and KUPPET

The government has through the teachers' employer TSC now harmonized allowances for teachers that will cut across the board irrespective of their unions. How...
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Kenya : School calendar irrecoverably disrupted

Kenya : School calendar irrecoverably disrupted | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Education stakeholders have warned the ongoing teachers’ strike is impacting negatively on the sector and appealed to the Government to urgently end the stalemate.
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Kenya : Kuppet, State seal deal as Knut insists on 1997 offer

Kenya : Kuppet, State seal deal as Knut insists on 1997 offer | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
As the teachers’ strike entered its 18th day today, giant Kenya National Union of Teachers insisted on nothing less than the 1997 deal signed with the Government.
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What do you want kids to do with technology?

What do you want kids to do with technology? | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
I saw this visual from Bill Ferriter and I just wanted to share it on my blog because I believe in a lot of what it says.
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TSC vs KUPPET

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3 Online Learning Platforms Perfect For Teachers - Edudemic

3 Online Learning Platforms Perfect For Teachers - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
There are a boatload of online learning platforms out there. Here are the top ones that I think you should check out and learn (get it?) more about.
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Kenya : State offers 60 scholarships for students from East Africa Community

Kenya : State offers 60 scholarships for students from East Africa Community | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Government has offered sixty fully paid scholarships for students from the EAC region to study hospitality courses at the Kenya Utalii College.
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Riara University holds career open week | Capital Campus

Riara University holds career open week | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Riara university has been hosting Career-open week at the Mbagathi Way campus. The Career-open week is where students get advice about different career paths and courses offered at Riara.

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AIBUMA Conference: Strategies proposed to ease youth unemployment

Strategies proposed to ease youth unemployment in Kenya. 

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Kenyatta, Ruto Tell Off KNUT Over Laptops Funds

The government has ruled out the possibility of deferring the laptops for schools project to meet the demands of the striking teachers. Speaking at state hou...
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Design students create an invincible bicycle helmet | Capital Campus

Design students create an invincible bicycle helmet | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

When two design students, Anna and Terese, undertook a class project, they set their eyes on the impossible: Creating an invincible helmet.

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Kenya : President Uhuru Kenyatta asks teachers to obey law in demanding for pay increase

Kenya : President Uhuru Kenyatta asks teachers to obey law in demanding for pay increase | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday called on teachers union to obey the court order and come to table for salary negotiation with the government.
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12 Simple Writing Tips Everyone Should Know - Edudemic

12 Simple Writing Tips Everyone Should Know - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Do you always avoid alliteration? Do you know what prepositions end sentences with? These writing tips are must-see for everyone. Seriously.
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Teacher Turns To Business, As Strike Persists

The decision by the government to withhold teachers' salaries for the month of June over their strike action has forced some tutors to become innovative to s...
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Kenya : Striking teachers milking parents dry in private tuition

Kenya : Striking teachers milking parents dry in private tuition | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Parents across the country are paying dearly for the on-going teachers’ strike — both in precious study time lost and the thousands of shillings they have to part with for their children to be kept busy kept busy, ironically, by the same striking...
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10 Tools for Educational Research From edshelf

10 Tools for Educational Research From edshelf | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
10 online resources to help with academic & educational research, such as Google Scholar, instaGrok, JSTOR, KidRex, DuckDuckGo, etc.
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9 Reasons For Online Training and 5 Against

9 Reasons For Online Training and 5 Against | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I polled you-all about your interest in online training. The results were mixed. Setting aside the obvious reason that online classes are much more affordable for both offeror and ...
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What Everyone Should Know About Children Out Of School - Edudemic

What Everyone Should Know About Children Out Of School - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
57 million children worldwide are out of school. Not out of school in the 'for vacation' sense, but in the scary they don't have the option to go to school way.
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Kenya : Hope of deal to end strike dims as Knut officials storm out of talks

Kenya : Hope of deal to end strike dims as Knut officials storm out of talks | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Officials of Knut Tuesday night stormed out of talks with the Teachers Service Commission dimming hopes of a deal to end the national strike.
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MOOC mania: when technology and higher education collide

MOOC mania: when technology and higher education collide | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Free online courses have not only attracted students - the low-overheads high-volume model of delivery has also caught the attention of policy-makers concerned about the increasing costs of higher education, writes William Hammonds...
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