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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 : Quality education elusive despite free learning bid

Kenya : Quality education elusive despite free learning bid | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Kenya does not want to produce from its educational institutions graduates who will be like robot machines but disciplined youth with a sense of service to the country.
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The Kenya Science And Engineering Fair

Young innovators from secondary schools who took part in the engineering fair this year held at Loitoktok boys' secondary school in Kajiado County displayed ...
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These 5 Organizations Are Radically Changing the Future Of Education

These 5 Organizations Are Radically Changing the Future Of Education | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Online education doesn't work in a vacuum. Here are five organizations building brick-and-mortar educational experiences around online content providers.
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Kenya: New Fund to Boost Colleges

Kenya: New Fund to Boost Colleges | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

PRESIDENT Uhuru yesterday said the government is setting up a Universities' Fund. Uhuru said the fund will channel money to public and private universities to make a difference in education.

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President Kenyatta secures Microsoft support for computers

President Kenyatta secures Microsoft support for computers | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
President Kenyatta has secured Microsoft International's support for the implementation of the computer to schools programme.
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Will MOOCs Change Higher Education for the Better?

Will MOOCs Change Higher Education for the Better? | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
RT @JohnCovach: More about MOOCs. http://t.co/8EndiuyCQz #historyofrock1
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DLE Resources | Digital Learning Environments

DLE Resources | Digital Learning Environments | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Today’s students grew up with technology and expect to use it to get information, solve problems and communicate. These are the very skills they need now and in the future.

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Kenya : Wife, mother makes emotional return to school after 11 years

Kenya : Wife, mother makes emotional return to school after 11 years | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
A mother of six who dropped out of school 11 years ago due to lack of fees has rejoined school.
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New films chronicle impact of education, empowerment on Kenyan girls | National Catholic Reporter

New films chronicle impact of education, empowerment on Kenyan girls | National Catholic Reporter | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

"A girl has legs to walk beyond the kitchen; a girl has eyes to see beyond the village; a girl has energy to fetch more than firewood; a girl has the ability to carry more than wood."

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Nokia, AppCampus and InfoDev to scout youth talent from innovation hubs | Capital Campus

Nokia, AppCampus and InfoDev to scout youth talent from innovation hubs | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Nokia, AppCampus and infoDev, a global innovation program of the World Bank, has announced a collaboration with mobile  innovation hubs across Africa, Asia and Latin America – a move that will empower these hubs to act as scouts and agents for local talent, fast-tracking their access to AppCampus funding.

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5 Ways To Really Connect With Online Students - Edudemic

5 Ways To Really Connect With Online Students - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
In this world of increased online education, it's important for students and instructors to really know how to connect with online students.
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18 Things To Know About Education In The United Kingdom - Edudemic

18 Things To Know About Education In The United Kingdom - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
We're going to be looking at some country-specific data that was gathered during this study. Today, we're going to take a closer peek at education in the United Kingdom.
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Kenya : Education, ICT Experts warn State over free laptops

Kenya : Education, ICT Experts warn State over free laptops | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Government could be headed for tougher times as it plans to implement the laptop-for-class-one project starting January next year.
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Kenya : How about computer laboratories for every school? State mulls over laptops

Kenya : How about computer laboratories for every school? State mulls over laptops | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Government is now considering a computer laboratory model for every school to integrate Information and Communication Technology as opposed to one laptop for a child proposal.
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19 Free Presentation Tools to Wow Your Audience...

19 Free Presentation Tools to Wow Your Audience... | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Looking to take your presentations online? These 20 online presentation tools will help improve your slides so you can wow your audience.
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25 Ways to Develop 21st Century Thinkers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

25 Ways to Develop 21st Century Thinkers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
25 Ways to Develop 21st Century Thinkers: The need to develop critical thinkers has... http://t.co/kg3GjTNgcH #criticalthinking #education
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5 ordinary people with extraordinary IQ | Capital Campus

5 ordinary people with extraordinary IQ | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

We know of the legendary Einstein or Isaac Newton and how the men are some of the smartest people with IQ scores of 160+ while the average person has 100. But we have neo-geniuses who although less known, have extraordinary IQ scores with some ranging in the 200 levels.

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Kenya: Teachers Deserve Much Better Salaries

Kenya: Teachers Deserve Much Better Salaries | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

At a meeting held on Tuesday this week with the Education Secretary and the Parliamentary Committee on Education, teachers through their representatives asked the government to set aside about Sh50 billion to cater for their salaries and allowances.

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Tech Learning : PD Tips

Tech Learning : PD Tips | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.

Find more resources at: http://bit.ly/170HnOY

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Harvard Professor Calestous Juma shows how Africa should adapt to feed itself

Harvard Professor Calestous Juma shows how Africa should adapt to feed itself | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Despite billions of shillings being sunk into research projects in agricultural research institutions, there has been very little success in terms of utilised innovation in Africa.
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Kenya: Human Rights Education Changes Lives in Africa

Kenya: Human Rights Education Changes Lives in Africa | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

When her husband died, Alice Beti and her two children almost became homeless.Her in-laws had taken over all of her late husband's property and were threatening to evict them from their house in Kenya.

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Kenya : Pursuing education off the beaten path

Kenya : Pursuing education off the beaten path | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The 8-4-4 system has been accused of giving a ‘one size fits all’ solution for formal education. Some families feel that this approach is not working for them, and have sought alternatives.
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Leadership and Management Certificates and Courses | Stanford Center for Professional Development

Leadership and Management Certificates and Courses | Stanford Center for Professional Development | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Take your career to the next level with our online courses. Hone core competencies in decision-making, strategy, leadership, innovation, and execution with courses taught by world-renowned Stanford faculty and industry experts.

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Why Urban Students Have A Learning Advantage - Edudemic

Why Urban Students Have A Learning Advantage - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Urban students have a unique trait that makes them extremely well-suited for academic success. It’s our job as educators to help them develop it.
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Africa: The Continued Struggle for Educational Access by the Afrikan Community

Africa: The Continued Struggle for Educational Access by the Afrikan Community | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

The University of Toronto's impositions on the TYP entail a blatant disregard for the struggles of the Afrikan community that founded TYP and all oppressed people who struggle(d) for TYP and continue to fight for access and equity in higher education

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