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EDUCATION

CBC Does Wonders In Thika As Children Plant Yams On The Road

(Photo Courtesy:The Star.) Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) seems to be doing wonders to children. Children are now more creative and also get to practice their newly acquired knowledge. Residents of Witeithie Estate in Thika town were surprised today after children decided to plant yams on a road heading to Witeithie stage.

  2 days ago ago
CBC Does Wonders In Thika As Children Plant Yams On The Road

EDUCATION

Reactions After Photos of Kid Capturing Pics on CBC Project Emerges

Photo/Courtesy Photos of a primary school pupil capturing pictures on CBC project emerges on the social media platforms. The photos sparked lots of reactions from people across the country. CBC curriculum Kenya was drafted by the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development. The curriculum was initiated in 2017 after being approved by the education ministry.

  17 days ago ago
Reactions After Photos of Kid Capturing Pics on CBC Project Emerges

EDUCATION

Expect Students Back Home From School As From These Dates

The current Kenyan education system 'new normal' calendar is really unpredictable not like earlier on when one could easily predict when schools will close for holidays. The Kenyan education calendar was interfered with early last year after confirmation of the first corona virus case in the country. The Ministry of education in conjunction with the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development I really trying to get back on the track with the previous school calendar.

  3 months ago ago
Expect Students Back Home From School As From These Dates

EDUCATION

Magoha Fires Back at a Cartoonist Who Drew Him Sitting on Donkey Facing Backwards

Education Cabinet Secretary Prof. George Magoha has dropped a bombshell on politicians and Kenyans attacking him for his efforts in pushing and ensuring that the CBC is implemented in no time. While addressing the public and press at Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) Magoha admitted that they are having challenges implementing the new Kenya1s Education system, confirming that as the ruling Government, they are not perfect.

  2 months ago ago
Magoha Fires Back at a Cartoonist Who Drew Him Sitting on Donkey Facing Backwards

EDUCATION

Is The New CBC A Disaster Yet To Happen?

Barely three years since its launch by the Ministry of Education, the competency-based curriculum (CBC) has left many Kenyans debating without coming into a conclusive agreement on whether it is good or bad for their children. The new curriculum designed by the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD), meant to inculcate values such as love, responsibility, respect, unity, peace patriotism and integrity to learners, has now turned different stakeholders against themselves and the government.

  2 months ago ago
Is The New CBC A Disaster Yet To Happen?

EDUCATION

Good News As Details For The Filed Case Over CBC Revealed

Good news as details for the filed case over Competency Based Curriculum get revealed. This has come when the ministry of education is working tirelessly to ensure that the Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) is working well as scheduled earlier by the education stakeholders. The Competency Based Currriculum case which was filed by lawyer Esther Awuor Adero Ang,awa who is also going to be represented in court by the President of Law Society Of Kenya (LSK) Nelson Havi, the Petitioner claimed that the Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) is very expensive for theordinary parents.

  2 months ago ago
Good News As Details For The Filed Case Over CBC Revealed

EDUCATION

Here is what you should know about CBC

Competency Based Curriculum(CBC) is a newly introduced education system in Kenya. It was introduced in 2017 after being certified by Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD).CBC replaced 8-4-4 which has been active in Kenyan public schools since January 1985. CBC involves much of practical work and it it believed to nurture a child's talent at a tender age.

  1 month ago ago
Here is what you should know about CBC

EDUCATION

Goverment Gives A New Urgent Directive To Universities

Photo:Education CS George Magoha. The Goverment through its institution Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development(KICD) has issued an urgent directive to universities across the county to adjust its course so that they can be in line with the current Competency Based Curriculum. During a press conference held yesterday, KICD Director Charles Ochieng Ogondo asked University administrations to begin the process as soon as possible.Photo:KICD Director Charles Ogondo

  3 months ago ago
Goverment Gives A New Urgent Directive To Universities

EDUCATION

What is Your Role as a Kenyan in Endorsing CBC Program

Education is one of the fundamental structures that any government sets to build the nation. That is the reason the government through the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) has changed the curriculum from 8-4-4 system to Competency-Based Curriculum (CBC). To quote the education CS Prof. George Magoha, “Curriculum is not reformed because it is bad, curriculum is reformed because times have changed and the changing times demand that we do things differently."

  1 month ago ago
What is Your Role as a Kenyan in Endorsing CBC Program

EDUCATION

Latest: KICD Unveils The First Ever University To Offer Competence Based Curriculum To Teachers

Competence Based Curriculum (CBC) is the proposed curriculum set to replace the long existed 8:4:4 curriculum. Implementation of the new curriculum has received a number of complains from both parents and teachers across the country. Some parents have been taking it to social media platforms expressing their dissatisfaction on how expensive and engaging.

  2 months ago ago
Latest: KICD Unveils The First Ever University To Offer Competence Based Curriculum To Teachers

EDUCATION

Teachers Dealt A Blow As Ministry Comes Up With Schedule Of Engaging Them During The Holiday.

Since the implementation of the Competence Based Curriculum, it has received many opposition from teachers country wide. This curriculum is termed as being tiresome as it has alot of writing down. The government has completed out clear that there will be no holiday for teachers come the year 2022 as the programme is set to kick off officially.

  21 days ago ago
Teachers Dealt A Blow As Ministry Comes Up With Schedule Of Engaging Them During The Holiday.

EDUCATION

What you did not know about competency based curriculum (CBC)

It was introduced in the year 2017 by Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development.It comprise of three pillars : skills , knowledge & attributes. Skills -Pupils are able to develop activity of doing something well & expertise . Knowledge -It equips pupils with awareness or familiarity gained by experience of a fact or a situation.

  2 months ago ago
What you did not know about competency based curriculum (CBC)

EDUCATION

ALTERED: Photo of KICD Rebranding is False

A photo doing round on Facebook claiming that the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) was renamed to Kenya Institute of Character Development has been deemed false as it is photoshopped. In the photo which was shared on Facebook here, the Facebook user argued that he knew the individual responsible for editing the photo and agreed that the image was photoshopped.

  1 month ago ago
ALTERED: Photo of KICD Rebranding is False

PARENTING

CS Magoha Tells Parents To Stop Complaining About CBC Homework, Says It's Their Responsibility.

CS Magoha Tells Parents To Stop Complaining About CBC Homework, Says It's Their Responsibility. https://www.facebook.com/51790559057/posts/10157612927494058/?app=fbl The Education Cabinet secretary George Magoha has told parents to stop complaining about the CBC homework given to their children as it's their responsibility band should stop running away from it.

  2 months ago ago
CS Magoha Tells Parents To Stop Complaining About CBC Homework, Says It's Their Responsibility.

EDUCATION

Here are some of the benefits of competence based curriculum CBC

CBC Curriculum Benefits CBC Curriculum offers so many benefits not only to a learner but also the parents and the teachers. There are many benefits of embracing CBC Curriculum. CBC Curriculum Kenya was drafted by Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD). The curriculum was initiated in 2017 after being approved by the education ministry.

  2 months ago ago
Here are some of the benefits of competence based curriculum CBC

EDUCATION

Expect Secondary and Primary School Students Back Home As From Tomorrow

Education is one of the best and most important investment a country can provide for it's fellow citizens for a great future. Through the formal schooling, education trains and develops skills, mind, knowledge as well as character. In the current Kenyan education system, students,both girls and boys in school receives a quality education that plays a greater role in changing livelihoods as well as contributing to the social stability amongst its netizens.

  3 months ago ago
Expect Secondary and Primary School Students Back Home As From Tomorrow

EDUCATION

Good News to Parents as KICD Makes This Stern Warning to School Heads on Administering of CBC

Schools have entered its first week of term one with the schools calendar having to be altered due to Covid-19. With introduction of new Competency-Based Curriculum (CBC) parents are required by most of institutions to buy big number of textbooks schools are requiring them to. Its a reprieve to parents as Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development has come to their rescue clarifying that CBC do not require the many learning materials to support its delivery in schools.

  3 months ago ago
Good News to Parents as KICD Makes This Stern Warning to School Heads on Administering of CBC

EDUCATION

I Didn’t Want to Be a Cabinet Secretary – Proud Magoha Says

Addressing attendants at the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development KICD on Tuesday, August 17, Education Cabinet Secretary Prof George Magoha noted that being a Cabinet member was not his cup of tea. That the job was never his choice and if given a chance he would have chosen something else in government.

  3 months ago ago
I Didn’t Want to Be a Cabinet Secretary – Proud Magoha Says

EDUCATION

"I never wanted to be Education CS" says Magoha

Magoha spoke at the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) on Tuesday August 17th, during university and college placement results. He says that the CS job has never been his first choice. He added that he only took the job as a challenge and due to prevailing circumstances at the ministry at that time.

  3 months ago ago

EDUCATION

CS Magoha Releases University Placement Details, This Is How To Check Your Placement and Course

Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha has released the 2021/2022 students placement into universities and colleges. Education CS George Magoha/Photo Courtesy The low key event happened on Tuesday at the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development in Nairobi early on Tuesday morning. To access their name of the course and university they have been called to, students have been asked to send their index number to 20842.

  3 months ago ago
CS Magoha Releases University Placement Details, This Is How To Check Your Placement and Course