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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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30 Ways to Become a Culturally-Sensitive Educator - InformED

30 Ways to Become a Culturally-Sensitive Educator - InformED | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Image by Tina Kugler When it comes to personalized learning, there's one area we tend to neglect whether we realize it or not, and that area is cultural
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Students to get free tablets in KU Digital School | Capital Campus

Students to get free tablets in KU Digital School | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Kenyatta University (KU) has launched its new KU Digital School in a move that is set to address the increased demand for improved higher education e-Learning programs in Kenya. All newly enrolled students at KU Digital School will be provided with a free Tablet uploaded with registered units. Programmes will run on a trimester cycle, which means that students enrolled for the undergraduate programmes will complete their studies within 3 calendar years.

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Higher education boost as Kenyatta University launches digital school.

Higher education boost as Kenyatta University launches digital school. | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Kenyatta University has launched a digital school to meet the increased demand for quality higher education e-Learning programmes.
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Access 100's of FREE education resources for teachers, students, parents and school administrators. A list of scholarships included.

Access 100's of FREE education resources for teachers, students, parents and school administrators.  A list of scholarships included. | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

KenyaSchoolReport.com has compiled FREE resources for students, teachers, parents, and school administrators. Check them out!!!

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Teachers Service Commission to hire 968 teachers in July

Teachers Service Commission to hire 968 teachers in July | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Teachers Service Commission will next month hire 968 teachers to replace those who have left the service through natural attrition in the last one year.
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How Higher Ed Is Using Cloud Computing - Edudemic

How Higher Ed Is Using Cloud Computing - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
I set up my mom’s new iPhone recently, while she sat alongside me and watched. At some point in the setup process, it asks if you want to enable Cloud backup. She looked totally confused and asked ‘what’s a cloud’? While I’m willing to bet that most of Edudemic’s readers are way ahead of my mom …
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KSR Online Learn Center Digital Library - Free Access to over 18,000 textbooks | Kenya School | Kenya School Report

KSR Online Learn Center Digital Library - Free Access to over 18,000 textbooks | Kenya School | Kenya School Report | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

This is an open platform for all learners of all levels to access free education resources from over 18,000 digital text books, educational web links, active education discussions and much more.  Our mission is to give access to education content globally as a self-service. Anyone is welcome to access.

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We are tired of rhetoric on free education, say school principals

We are tired of rhetoric on free education, say school principals | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
The Government has admitted to many challenges facing secondary education and asked principals to be innovative in their centres in order to cut costs.
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11 Free Online Courses For Teachers (PD Opportunity) - Edudemic

11 Free Online Courses For Teachers (PD Opportunity) - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Summertime is a great time for teachers to recharge their batteries a bit. After spending the entire school year encouraging students to learn, some rest is definitely in order. Beyond the quiet of spending time away from a boatload of students, it is a great time for teachers to fit in some professional development. Spending …

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10 Ways Teachers Can Use Twitter for Professional Development ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Ways Teachers Can Use Twitter for Professional Development ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
10 Ways Teachers Can Use Twitter for Professional Development http://t.co/nBYv0Nialb #nt2t #edchat http://t.co/ZCPm5fBoGU
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KSR Online Learn Center Digital Library - Free Access | Kenya School Report

KSR Online Learn Center Digital Library  - Free Access | Kenya School Report | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

  This is an open platform for all learners of all levels to access free education resources from over 6500 digital text books, educational web links, active education discussions and much more.  Our mission is to give access to education content globally as a self service. Anyone is welcome to access.

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KSR Online Learn Center Digital Library - Free Access | Kenya School Report

KSR Online Learn Center Digital Library  - Free Access | Kenya School Report | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

  This is an open platform for all learners of all levels to access free education resources from over 6500 digital text books, educational web links, active education discussions and much more.  Our mission is to give access to education content globally as a self service. Anyone is welcome to access.

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Strathmore University to host new tech laboratory - YouTube

Technology innovators got a boost after a 30 million shilling facility was put to serve as an incubation center which will see young innovators grow their id...
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7 Characteristics of A Digitally Competent Teacher - Edudemic

7 Characteristics of A Digitally Competent Teacher - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
What does being a ‘digitally competent’ teacher mean? Does it mean using laptops, smartphones, or tablets in your classroom? Does it mean finding new and interesting ways to use those devices along with apps and web tools?  What level of expertise with technology constitutes ‘competent’? Or does the concept encompass more than that? Do things …
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House committee grills Education CS Jacob Kaimenyi on stalled laptop project.

House committee grills Education CS Jacob Kaimenyi on stalled laptop project. | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi has maintained that the laptop project was still on course despite a case lodged at the High Court by Olive Telecommunications Limited.
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16,000 warned over university courses

16,000 warned over university courses | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

More than 16,000 students expecting to join public universities on government-sponsored programmes this year have until Saturday to make fresh choices of courses or forfeit their places.

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Top principal awarded Sh100,000

Top principal awarded Sh100,000 | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Mr Samuel Gitonga Maina from Utumishi Academy in Nakuru County is this years Principal of the Year.

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UoN student selected to attend Total Summer School in Paris | Capital Campus

UoN student selected to attend Total Summer School in Paris | Capital Campus | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Over 120 students from all over the world will be converging in Paris to attend the 2014 TOTAL Summer School.  Christine Njiru, a third year student from the University of Nairobi, School of Business has been selected to attend this programme fully paid for by Total Kenya Limited.

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2014 eLearning Innovations Conference & Expo - Nairobi, Kenya.

2014 eLearning Innovations Conference & Expo - Nairobi, Kenya. | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

Join us in Nairobi, Kenya and contribute to the theme of this annual international conference.  It’s dedicated to ICT innovators, leaders, and educators seeking to enrich learning experiences using diverse technologies.Practitioners and scholars with an interest in eLearning and enriching how individuals and organizations learn, across all platforms and sectors are welcome.

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World has zero chance of hitting education targets, warns UN

World has zero chance of hitting education targets, warns UN | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Unesco admits it will be impossible to achieve millennium development goal for universal primary education by 2015
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Huge cuts in school fees to ease burden

Huge cuts in school fees to ease burden | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Parents could shoulder a lighter burden if proposals to slash fees for public secondary schools by more than half are adopted.
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Video Games In The Classroom? Know The History Before Trying It Out - Edudemic

Video Games In The Classroom? Know The History Before Trying It Out - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Video games used to be more…well…special. Less widespread, less mundane. If you were a kid in the 70′s, chances are that maybe one or two of your friends had video game consoles in their homes. Ditto for at least the beginning of the 80s. When I was growing up, getting to play video games was …
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Moi University receives 18,000 book donation

Moi University receives 18,000 book donation | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Moi University has received a boost to their library stock after they received 18,000 volumes of books donated by a US-based organisation, Books for Africa.
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Is our education system quality enough to produce job creators and not job seekers?

Is our education system quality enough to produce job creators and not job seekers? | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it

On Monday this week, a consortium of academic publishers was launched at the Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH) in Dar es Salaam. The consortium will among other things, strengthen indigenous academic and digital publishing in Tanzania. Our Correspondent sheds more light on the matter. Read on….

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How Technology Is Disrupting Education: Video

How Technology Is Disrupting Education: Video | Kenya School Report - 21st Century Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Goldman Sachs Global TMT Investment Bank Co-Chairman George Lee discusses online education and the Harvard Global Education Conference on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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