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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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Capital News » Schools first term now starts January 7

Capital News » Schools first term now starts January 7 | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Primary and secondary schools will now open for their first term on January 7, 2013 and close on April 12.

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Standard Digital News : Kenya : MRC ‘threatens to stop national exams’

The Mombasa Republican Council plans to disrupt the upcoming national exams, the Government has warned.

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Solutions creating problems

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A debilitating three-week strike by Kenya’s estimated 250,000 public teachers was mainly about a pay rise, but a new report suggests that maybe the tutors should have added the quality of education offered to their demand list...

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10 Emerging Education Technologies You Should Know About

10 Emerging Education Technologies You Should Know About | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Whether it's a group of students collaborating on a project or a research team seeking out resources around the globe, today’s EdTech essentials are all about keeping in touch.

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Headteachers oppose extension plans

Elsewhere, school managers have rejected the government's move to extend the school term by three weeks. The head teachers say the addit...

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KNEC postpones national exams by three weeks

KNEC postpones national exams by three weeks | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

The Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC) on Monday said it has postponed the national exams by three weeks to recover lost time occasioned by the teachers strike...

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Helping The Needy

Visually impaired learning materials donation Since the introduction of free primary education close to a decade now many hailed the government initiative wh...

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State did not prioritise hiring of new teachers

The latest strike call by teachers brings to the fore yet another case of government intentions that are not backed by action. With only...

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EducationUSA | 5 Steps To Study

EducationUSA | 5 Steps To Study | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Kenya School Report is at the  Hobson Middle East Africa Virtual Student Fair.  Here are your 5 Steps to U.S. study...

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Alliance Girls' School forced to close

And those impacts of the strike are beginning to bite hard. Earlier today Alliance Girls became the latest national school to be shut down...

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Teachers Strike Reactions

A dormitory at utawala academy that is within the administration police training college, Embakasi was allegedly burnt down.It is alleged that the dormitory ...

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International Student Travel Video Contest 2012

The Travel Video Contest allows students to enter and win up to $4000 for any travel they want to do around the world.
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Kenya: Trade Union Official Raps State for Teachers' Sack Threats

Nairobi — The Central Organisation of Trade Unions (COTU) has criticised the government for issuing threats to sack striking teachers arguing that such a decision would have far reaching effects.

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Mutula: Observe School Safety Rules

School heads who fail to adhere to the ministry of education safety requirements on school dormitories will be subjected to a five year jail term. Education ...

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Reading Changed My Life: 2012 Photo and Video Contest - Uwezo

Reading Changed My Life: 2012 Photo and Video Contest - Uwezo | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Submit a photograph or video that shows how reading has impacted your life or the life of someone you know.  Starting September 7, 2012, participants have two months to submit their entries. Contestants may submit no more than two entries (one photo and one video). From November 7, 2012 on, your vote will decide the top 5 photos and top 5 videos, which will win an e-reader.

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How to turn that salary increase into an investment for your future

How to turn that salary increase into an investment for your future | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Rozeta Njiru stands in front of the class of noisy nine-year-olds and barely raises her voice to bring the class to pin-drop silence.
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Learning Curve: School term dates

As the stakeholders grapple with new term dates, in some of the Nairobi's informal settlements, school is a lot more than just term date...

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I’m back to school, thanks to my wife

They make an odd couple. He is in school uniform — a maroon sleeveless sweater, white shirt, stripped tie, and dark grey trousers — while the woman he is walking with is dressed in a simple flowered skirt and blouse.

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Oil find pays dividends in scholarships

Oil find pays dividends in scholarships | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Discovery of oil in Turkana has brought with it blessings for 10 Kenyans...

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Kenya Publishers association launch Nairobi International Book Fair 2012...

Kenya Publishers association launch Nairobi International Book Fair 2012...

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Teachers' union reject govt offer

 The teachers' union has rejected the government offer to pay them new salaries in installments. The teachers say the government offers...

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Hobsons Virtual Student Fairs - Sept 22nd Register Now

Hobsons Virtual Student Fairs - Sept 22nd Register Now | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Learn more about getting your college degree in America. Talk live with more than 60 admissions representatives from U.S. colleges and universities!

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