The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) will train 68,490 teachers on new curriculum in December, Chief Executive Officer Nancy Macharia has said.
The implementation of Competency-Based Curriculum enters Grade Four in January next year.
Last week I ran a session on transformative leadership at a four-day workshop for vice chancellors and principals of Kenyan universities. It was organised by the German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD), the Kenya DAAD Scholars Association (KDSA) and the Commission for University Education.
Key reforms in the education sector, including status update on the progress of the new curriculum, and the distribution of textbooks in schools is top of the agenda at a headteachers’ meeting that commences today in Mombasa.
A private school in Kasarani, Nairobi county is making major strides using the new Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) to identify talented pupils and nurture their talents.
The government has put in place adequate measures to ensure the successful roll out of the Competency-Based Curriculum (CBC)
Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha said he was happy almost all stakeholders have endorsed the curriculum.
The Private Schools Association has kicked off the training of teachers from private schools on how best to teach the competency based curriculum.
Course books for Kenya’s new education curriculum have started trickling in bookshops ahead of the mid-term break promising big relief for Class One and Two pupils who have spent half the term without the key learning aids.