Maiyo on Monday said they will be defending the new curriculum. He said that they are in support of the new system. Maiyo was saying at the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development(KICD) during a consultation with the stakeholders of Education concerning the CBC program.
On Friday, a petition that was filed through Nelson Havi argued that the action taken by the Ministry of Education to implement the new curriculum is unlawful and thus ought to be halted.
Nelson Havi is seeking orders to stop the CBC pending hearing and determination of the case. He added that this will prevent further denial, violation and infringement of the rights of children to education and free and compulsory basic education.
The new curriculum is currently under implementation with the pioneer class being in grade 5.
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