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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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7 Technologies that Could Revolutionize Education | SiliconANGLE

7 Technologies that Could Revolutionize Education | SiliconANGLE | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

With all the technology being developed these days, it’s easy to imagine how this technology can transition into classrooms.  But no, most classrooms are still the same as when we were kids, and even when our parents were in grade school.

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Teachers' Unending Demands

A deal to end the ongoing teachers strike failed to materialize after the teachers union rejected the 17 billion shillings offered by the government, saying ...
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Admissions quota leaves elite schools with fees burden

Admissions quota leaves elite schools with fees burden | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Kenya’s national secondary schools are increasingly grappling with mounting school fees defaults in the wake of rising admission of students from poorer backgrounds.
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Kenya : It’s tablets for pupils now as laptops headed for ‘archives’

Kenya : It’s tablets for pupils now as laptops headed for ‘archives’ | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The government is considering the introduction of tablets instead of laptops to Class One pupils in all public schools across the country.
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Why Kenya is the Next Tech Capital: 2013 Sector Trends Online Socia...

Would you like to be part of an incredible growth opportunity in an emerging market? Check out this presentation and discover why Nairobi is one of the hottest
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A Pioneer in Free Online Higher Education – World Education University

A Pioneer in Free Online Higher Education – World Education University | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
World Education University is a poised to offer free accredited higher education. Education is crucial to our proper development and the understanding and
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Kenya : New Kenyan universities set for failure, warns firm

Kenya : New Kenyan universities set for failure, warns firm | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Tens of newly established universities are set for failure owing to their structural weaknesses and a poor curriculum, an international advisory institution is now warning.
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JKUAT team to represent Kenya in Microsoft Imagine Cup in Russia | Capital Campus

JKUAT team to represent Kenya in Microsoft Imagine Cup in Russia | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Winners of Kenya’s Microsoft Imagine Cup team PI Craft will represent Kenya in the global finals at St. Petersburg, Russsia. Team PI Craft is among 87 other university teams from all over the world including a team from South Africa, Tanzania, Nigeria and Egypt.

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Teachers reject Govt's Sh17bn offer

Teachers reject Govt's Sh17bn offer | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Kenya's teachers have rejected the government's Sh17bn pay offer terming it inferior.
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Death of the textbook—and the 50-pound bookbag - USA TODAY

Death of the textbook—and the 50-pound bookbag - USA TODAY | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Death of the textbook—and the 50-pound bookbag USA TODAY The multi-billion dollar textbook industry is also being shaken up by a slew of forces, from the publishers to tech startups, education non-profits, the government, university professors and,...

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7 ways that technology is transforming education, with Pearson’s chief digital officer

7 ways that technology is transforming education, with Pearson’s chief digital officer | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
This year's The Next Web Conference Europe is already more than two months in the past and we're looking forward to our forthcoming events in São Paulo and New York City. To fill ...
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Kenya : Teachers: World Bank fanning mess in education

Kenya : Teachers: World Bank fanning mess in education | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Teachers unions say the World Bank and major technology firms are pushing the Government to implement education projects Kenya is not ready for.
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Laptops project gets Senate team backing

Laptops project gets Senate team backing | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Senate’s Education Committee is sold on the idea of laptops for Standard One children.
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What is the Average College Fresher Like? [infographic] | Capital Campus

What is the Average College Fresher Like? [infographic] | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

You have just got that letter of admission to college or university and you are excited but you don’t know what to expect. Hope this infographic helps.

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Over 12M Students in Public Schools Affected

The teachers strike now in its third week has plunged the country's public education system into a crisis. The strike whose end is not yet in sight has disru...
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Kenya : New curriculum to introduce financial literacy in schools

Kenya : New curriculum to introduce financial literacy in schools | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Months after the UK drafted a law to make financial education compulsory and examinable in basic education level, Kenya has announced it is headed the same route.
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Plight of students

Amid the tussle in Nairobi, out in the counties pupils are now resorting to rather unusual activities to stay busy. In Kisii, some of the children have turne...
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Why It's Time To Build A Powerful Personal Learning Network - Edudemic

Why It's Time To Build A Powerful Personal Learning Network - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Many educators refer to the connections made via Twitter as their PLN or Professional Learning Network. I have recently decided my PLN is now my PPLN - Powerful Personal Learning Network.
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Kenya : Documents reveals secret behind the national teachers' strike stalemate

Kenya : Documents reveals secret behind the national teachers' strike stalemate | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The government has flatly rejected teachers’ demands for house allowance equal to half of the basic salary because it
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Strathmore Students unveil app to ease access to law content | Capital Campus

Strathmore Students unveil app to ease access to law content | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Strathmore University students have developed an app that will allow Law Students and Lawyers to access the Kenyan Constitution, Case Laws and the Kenyan Gazette through their mobile phones and tablets.

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Court now gives KNUT 24 hours to end strike

Court now gives KNUT 24 hours to end strike | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 9 - The Industrial Court has now suspended contempt charges against Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) officials for them to end the teachers
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No deal in sight for KNUT, TSC and Kuppet

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The 7 Skills Students Must Have For The Future - Edudemic

The 7 Skills Students Must Have For The Future - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
A powerful talk by Tony Wagner attempts to uncover the 7 skills students must have in order to prepared for the future.
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Kenya: Sorry Mr President, Strike Still On - KNUT

Kenya: Sorry Mr President, Strike Still On - KNUT | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) has vowed that it will not call off its strike purely based on President Uhuru Kenyatta's word that their concerns are being addressed.

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Center for Education Innovations: This Week's News & Views | Center for Education Innovations

Center for Education Innovations: This Week's News & Views | Center for Education Innovations | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Check out This Week's News and Views, featuring Pratham Books and opportunities through GlobalGiving

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