News just reaching our desks is that Uhuru Kenyatta, The President of Kenya, has appointed a new Chairman to the Teachers Service Commission.The Commision is in charge of looking after the welfare of teachers in the country.Picture courtesy.Dr. Jamleck Muturi is the new Teachers Service Commission, TSC, Chairman effective this afternoon after the president's directive.
The school administrators are tasked with different responsibilities in the schools inline with their duties.The head teacher is the overall manager of the school.He is directly answerable to the Ministry of Education or to TSC.He acts as the TSC agent in the school.That is why their decision about the conduct
The aggitations of better remunerations by teachers in the country have been long overdue.The teachers through their unions had been constantly putting TSC to task as far as salary increments are concerned.This would see the teachers be on the streets every time towards the examination periods.
The teachers across the country are at home for seven weeks.However,some of them are administering the KCSE exams in the examination centers spread across the nation.Others are already marking the national exams.Education CS Professor George Magoha has confirmed that the marking of the Insha and Composition scripts for the class
The coming of the CPG scheme of service to teachers has subjected them to some states that they never saw coming.The teachers were not aware that they would submit some of their work details to the Commision after every period of time.These details are today used during the teachers' interviews. Today,the
The teachers across the nation are in another seven weeks holiday.However,others are supervising the ongoing National exams in secondary schools.As this goes on,it is quite unfortunate for some teachers in Migori County who were arraigned in Rongo law court.These teachers were found to have aided cheating in one of the
The Teachers Service Commission has been in the forefront in ensuring that the teachers are well remunerated.In the recent past,the Commision has promoted teachers especially those in administrative positions.This has seen many teachers earn good sums of money that they have been aggitating for over along period of time. The teachers'
The Teachers Service Commission has always been concerned about the welfare of the teachers across the nation.It is this reason that see many applicants yearn for its jobs whenever vacancies are announced.The teachers have recently enjoyed working with the Commision after a raft of changes made by the CEO Dr
The schools are officially getting closed tomorrow as per the Ministry of Education's timeline.Some schools had began closing right from Monday.The principals had indicated that they would close the schools early due to the biting cash shortages in schools.The Government has delayed the release of these funds to schools. As other
TSC CEO Dr Macharia Confirms New Policy in Mixed Schools That Will See Gender Considered in Headship
The Teachers employer has been in the forefront in promoting teachers across the country.However,these promotions have been majorly in the admistrative positions.The teachers who want to be school administrators have ripped big in promotions in the recent past.Currently,there are 15,000 teachers who recently concluded their interviews in the same positions.Hopefully,they
There are so many teachers out there who are in the universities to get the higher academic qualifications for promotions.These already practising teachers who are majorly the primary school teachers have had to endure the costs of such qualifications.They have been forced to take huge loans with a hope of
The media has been of great help in unearthing the vices that have been going on since the commencement of the National exams.KCPE Examinations had their fair share of challenges after the media exposed direct lifting of KCPE questions from a revision textbook.This was seen to have given some private
Earlier today while appearing before the Senate Committee on Education, Nancy Macharia who is the Chief Executive Officer, CEO, of Teachers Service Commission, TSC, said that the country has a 103,000 teacher shortage.This is a staggering number when you consider that a million children did KCPE this year.
Kenyan teachers at such times of Examinations become very busy due to the exam supervisions and markings.Just after the completion of the exam administrations,the teachers who mark Insha and Composition papers do get invitation to go and mark the papers in Nairobi.KNEC had already advertised the slots for the examiners
The teachers' thirst for higher Education has been on the rise.Thousands of teachers have been thronging the universities inorder to get higher qualifications.These certificates are meant to boost them towards promotions by TSC.During the promotions,the Commision has been stressing on the higher academic qualifications.This has always seen thousands of teachers
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission, IEBC, has denied that it ever sent different copies of the Building Bridges Initiative, BBI, bill to counties.Instead, the Commision has shifted the blame to the BBI Secretariat for the mishap that came to light yesterday.Wafula Chebukati.
The teachers across the country have been trying their best to comply with the regulations of their employer.They have been quick in taking instructions and observing the deadlines as given by the Commission.However,some teachers who may be reluctant do miss out after being barred by the deadlines.
The Teachers Service Commission is at the forefront in seeing that teaching remains a respectable profession at all times.It has swiftly taken actions on the errant teachers who have decided to go against the code of regulations.This has seen many teachers loose their jobs without any mercy.The lucky ones have
The Education Administration Commission has consistently been worried about the government assistance of the instructors across the nation.It is this explanation that see numerous candidates long for its positions at whatever point opening are announced.
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