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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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Kenya : All technical colleges to get ISO certificates

Kenya : All technical colleges to get ISO certificates | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Government has launched a drive to ensure all technical institutes are ISO certified by December to enhance efficiency.
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12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free

12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

All education is self-education.  Period.  It doesn’t matter if you’re sitting in a college classroom or a coffee shop.  We don’t learn anything we don’t want to learn. Find more at: Kenyaschoolreport.com/resources

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3 Strategies to Engage Millennials – We Aren’t That Different

3 Strategies to Engage Millennials – We Aren’t That Different | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
As a millennial, I feel like we already have a bad reputation before even entering the workforce. People think that we’re lazy, have no attention span, spend all day on social media and that we don’t respect the workplace.
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FREE education Webinar: June 18th Hitting The Target With Technology Enhanced Learning Objects

FREE education Webinar: June 18th Hitting The Target With Technology Enhanced Learning Objects | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Having learners achieve the objectives of the course is critical for their ongoing training and development. The course design, including the learning interactions, can have a significant impact on the success of the learning objectives being achieved. 
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Kenya: Education Gets Lions Share

Kenya: Education Gets Lions Share | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

10.3 billion shillings has been set aside for Free Primary Education and 24 billion for Free Day Secondary.

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Alicia Keys urges young Kenyan women to apply for BlackBerry scholarships | Capital Campus

Alicia Keys urges young Kenyan women to apply for BlackBerry scholarships | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

BlackBerry is reaching out to women in Kenya to urge them to apply for the new BlackBerry Scholars Program, an initiative designed to inspire women globally to enter and develop careers in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

See more scholarship opportunities at: http://bit.ly/ZesUww

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13 Reasons Your Brain Craves Infographics - Edudemic

13 Reasons Your Brain Craves Infographics - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
This is downright spooky. It's an interactive infographic all about why your brain craves infographics. Food for thought!
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7 Free Apps for Keeping Parents and Teachers Connected -- THE Journal

7 Free Apps for Keeping Parents and Teachers Connected -- THE Journal | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Teachers are turning to these free apps and digital resources to help keep parents informed and engaged in today's digital world.
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'Hawking Pupil' Gets Help

The international day against child labor was marked worldwide. This is the day that highlights the plight of child workers and seeks ways of mitigating the ...
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Google Apps for Education Is Leading the Way to a Cloud-Based Campus [#Infographic]

Google Apps for Education Is Leading the Way to a Cloud-Based Campus [#Infographic] | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Students and faculty agree on the benefits of cloud collaboration.
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Could Massive Open Online Courses Provide Students With a Viable Alternative to College?

Could Massive Open Online Courses Provide Students With a Viable Alternative to College? | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Online learning empowers students and offers alternatives to traditional higher education.
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Kenya : High Court dismisses application to stop Uhuru Kenyatta’s free laptop project

Kenya : High Court dismisses application to stop Uhuru Kenyatta’s free laptop project | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The High Court has dismissed an application by a lobby group seeking to stop the implementation of the Government's free laptop project in public primary schools.
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Irony is they might be right but probably not for the environmental reason cited. Lots of laptop programs are driven by the technology not the pedagogy or the training of teachers. There must be better ways to do this!

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Kenya : Digital learning kicks off in primary schools

Kenya : Digital learning kicks off in primary schools | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The British Council in collaboration with the Government and other partners has commenced a multi-million pilot project on digital education of primary schools in Matete District, Kakamega County.
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-Taking A Step Back And Thinking Critically About Technology

-Taking A Step Back And Thinking Critically About Technology | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

I am probably going to take a lot of heat for this post. But maybe that's a good thing. Perhaps more conversation is needed... - See more at: http://www.techlearning.com/default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=5978#sthash.YNRLUZaq.dpuf

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How To Use Facebook For Social Learning

How To Use Facebook For Social Learning | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Just by reading the title, someone might think that this is a joke. It’s not.
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Laura Candler's File Cabinet collection of free printerbles

Laura Candler's File Cabinet collection of free printerbles | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Teacher's File Cabinet is a collection of free printables developed by veteran teacher Laura Candler.

See more FREE resources at:http://kenyaschoolreport.com/resources

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EducationUSA | For International Students

EducationUSA | For International Students | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
EducationUSA is a great resources for students in the following areas: study abroad, student visa, university fairs, college applications, study in the U.S. / America and financial aid information for international students.
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How ICT Could Develop Education

How ICT Could Develop Education | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

INFORMATION and Communication Technology (ICT) has become a key ingredient in the various aspects of global development.

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Kenya : Teachers vow to thwart State laptops scheme

Kenya : Teachers vow to thwart State laptops scheme | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Teachers have vowed to sabotage the proposed Sh53.2 billion free laptops for Standard One pupils project if the State fails to cater for their allowances.
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AAUP Sees MOOCs as Spawning New Threats to Professors' Intellectual Property

AAUP Sees MOOCs as Spawning New Threats to Professors' Intellectual Property | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
In a speech at the group's annual meeting, its former president, Cary Nelson, warned of a broader battle over intellectual property being waged on college campuses.
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Kenya: Laikipia County to Hire 2,500 Intern Teachers

Kenya: Laikipia County to Hire 2,500 Intern Teachers | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

The Laikipia county government will employ jobless teacher graduates on a temporary basis.Governor Joshua Irungu said the project dubbed 'Special Internship programme' will be rolled out across the county from July 1.

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MOOC 2.0: Is a $7,000 Degree Possible?

MOOC 2.0: Is a $7,000 Degree Possible? | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Georgia Tech and Udacity plan to offer a massive, but not open, master’s degree.
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Why Digital Content Makes Sense for Students and Their Colleges [#Infographic]

Why Digital Content Makes Sense for Students and Their Colleges [#Infographic] | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
E-textbooks are an affordable technology that can transform how students learn.
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Kenya : Operations at TSC threatened as officers’ tenures finally lapse

Kenya : Operations at TSC threatened as officers’ tenures finally lapse | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Critical functions of the Teachers Service Commission will be suspended from tomorrow when the terms of all but one commissioner come to an end.
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