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Kuppet Surprises TSC & MoE With Its New Demands Ahead of The Commencement of The CBC Trainings

The teachers have been at the center of curriculum implementation.Once they teach wrong things,then the implementation process will be jeopardized.A few days ago,the social media platforms have come in handy for the government in knowing the shortcomings of the new curriculum. There have been mixed reactions about the ongoing CBC curriculum in schools.Some parents have come out complaining that it is very expensive while some have applauded it.The curriculum is seen as a solution to the children who have always left with no skills after even completing their University educations.

  16 hours ago
Kuppet Surprises TSC & MoE With Its New Demands Ahead of The Commencement of The CBC Trainings

EDUCATION

TSC Catches Teachers in Boarding Schools Unaware With New Time For Evening Activities

There have been calls by different stakeholders to abolish some boarding schools.A few days ago,Kuppet SG Akelo Misori called upon the ministry of Education to reduce some boarding schools so as to reduce the teachers' workloads in schools. The teachers have been crying of workloads.However,the teachers employer is in a rush to employ teachers who will help their colleagues.Some 10,000 teachers who applied in July are currently getting posting letters.Luckily,the commission has also announced close to 2000 intern slots for teachers who will also find their ways to new schools.

  5 days ago
TSC Catches Teachers in Boarding Schools Unaware With New Time For Evening Activities

EDUCATION

End Of Boarding Schools as KUPPET Uphold The Move

What seemed as the only body remaining to protect the boarding schools in the country has at last given in to the pressure and demands to have boarding schools phased out. In a discussion with key education stakeholders the KUPPET representatives have spoken on the need to have these nature of schools eliminated.

  9 days ago
End Of Boarding Schools as KUPPET Uphold The Move

EDUCATION

The Amount Of Money To Be Paid By Each Teacher To TSC For Refresher Courses.

The teacher employer Teachers service commission is now aiming at rolling out refresher courses for more than three hundred and thirty thousand tutors across the country. This week Teachers service commission has been carrying out a lot of meetings with teachers union and associations to discuss about the new courses introduced four years ago but it has been facing opposition from.the unions making it be in limbo.

  3 days ago
The Amount Of Money To Be Paid By Each Teacher To TSC For Refresher Courses.

EDUCATION

What Teachers In Boarding Schools Are Set To Lose If The New Calls Become a Reality

The government is determined to make the new education system a reality.It has issued guidelines on the trainings of the new teachers and the re-trainings of the already trained teachers.The Diploma syllabus in TTCs and the Diploma upgrade program is set to greatly spearhead the implementation process. As teachers cry of the CBC curriculum due to the workloads in the increased number of subjects and lessons,the fresh calls to abolish the boarding schools have began again.Just yesterday,teachers union Kuppet reignited the calls for some of the boarding schools to be abolished.

  8 days ago
What Teachers In Boarding Schools Are Set To Lose If The New Calls Become a Reality

EDUCATION

Boarding Schools in Kenya Likely to be Abolished if This New Recommendation is Approved by the Govt'

CS George Magoha during a past press with education stakeholders. Kenya Union of Post Primary School Teachers (KUPPET) has recommended the phasing out of all boarding schools in the country. According to them, this will ease the work of teachers who work in these institutions including the duty teachers who have to work for long hours and not getting allowances for the same.

  9 days ago
Boarding Schools in Kenya Likely to be Abolished if This New Recommendation is Approved by the Govt'

EDUCATION

Why Busia County KUPPET Treasurer 'Moses Were' Is On The News Headlines

Mr. Were Moses is the Treasurer Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers (KUPPET) Of Busia County and the deputy Principal of St. Peters Khwirale Mixed Secondary School. Today the KUPPET Treasurer has hit the interwebs after posting avery crucial views on education especially on the Boarding and day school students in secondary schools in Today's Standard Newspaper.

  4 days ago
Why Busia County KUPPET Treasurer 'Moses Were' Is On The News Headlines

EDUCATION

Boarding Schools Abolition Gains Momentum After Teachers' Endorsement

The call for the abolition of boarding schools in Kenya is gaining momentum after secondary school teachers supported the proposed directive. Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers (KUPPET) on Saturday, September 11, called on the government to begin the progressive phase-out of boarding schools to ease teachers' workload.

  9 days ago
Boarding Schools Abolition Gains Momentum After Teachers' Endorsement

EDUCATION

Good news for teachers as promotions to higher job groups begin in accordance to the 2021-2025 CBA

Teachers this morning woke up to great news of promotions across the country. This is in line with the 2021-2025 CBA. The collective bargain agreement was reached at through negotiations between Knut, Kuppet and Kusnet. It was signed in July 2021 and deposited in the industrial court last month, thus binding.

  15 days ago
Good news for teachers as promotions to higher job groups begin in accordance to the 2021-2025 CBA

EDUCATION

Competency Based Curriculum Parents' Nightmare

CBC Parents' Nightmare Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) appears to be giving parents sleepless nights as many parents says the burden of CBC is unbearable. According to the parents, they said that the CBC program is not expensive but cumbersome. According to Titus Obonyo who is a boda boda rider and a parent from Kakamega, he said that the burden of assisting his child do the homework is overwhelming.

  14 days ago
Competency Based Curriculum Parents' Nightmare

EDUCATION

New Twist As Kuppet Threatens to Withdraw Teachers From Troubled Laikipia County

Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers (Kuppet) has threatened to withdraw teachers from the troubled Laikipia County. The giant union says that they are worried with the slow response of security agencies in containing the bandit attacks in the region. According to KTN news, Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers want government to guarantee the security of tutors in the region failure of which it will withdraw all teachers serving in the areas affected by the bandit attacks.

  8 days ago
New Twist As Kuppet Threatens to Withdraw Teachers From Troubled Laikipia County

EDUCATION

Kenyans React To The Debate On Whether Boarding Secondary Schools Should Be Phased Out Or Not

photo courtesy of KUPPET chairman Over the weekend,the debate on whether to phase out the boarding secondary schools took out the centre stage.With Omboko Milemba,the KUPPET chairperson and his secretary general Akelo Miseri,seconding the thought. They argued that, teachers in boarding secondary schools go an extra mile to play the role of a parent, thus,its the high time learners to back home after schools.

  8 days ago
Kenyans React To The Debate On Whether Boarding Secondary Schools Should Be Phased Out Or Not

EDUCATION

Latest Demands By KUPPET That Could Affect Parents & Learners From This Schools

The political temperatures are rising across the country and panic among political leaders is evident. With 2022 general elections approaching most leaders are regrouping to make sure that 2022 is there year. The race from presidential candidates to Members of County assembly's is intensifying. The churches have dealt political leaders a major blow after stopping them from using places of worship as there place of politicking.

  9 days ago
Latest Demands By KUPPET That Could Affect Parents & Learners From This Schools

EDUCATION

KUPPET Finally Reveals Why It Wants Boarding Schools Phased Out

The Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers (KUPPET) is an independent union that has always represented teachers in both primary and secondary schools. Among other grievances, KUPPET represents teachers to their employer, Teachers Service Commission (TSC) on matters to do with remuneration.

  9 days ago
KUPPET Finally Reveals Why It Wants Boarding Schools Phased Out

EDUCATION

All boarding schools in Kenya Should be abolished, KUPPET urges Government

Kenya Union Of Post Primary Education Teachers (KUPPET) had a meeting in Embu with the Union delegates from Upper and the Lower Eastern regions is urging the Government to begin phasing out all boarding schools in Kenya. KUPPET Secretary-General Akello Misori while speaking to the Union delegates said unlike their colleagues in day schools, teachers in boarding schools work longer hours yet they don't get extra pay.

  9 days ago
All boarding schools in Kenya Should be abolished, KUPPET urges Government

EDUCATION

KUPPET: Boarding Schools To Be Phased Out, See Why This Might Come To Pass (video)

It has been established that phasing out boarding schools in the near future according to teachers union, KUPPET, is a big possibility.Speaking to a relevant media outlet, the KUPPET Secretary General Akelo Misori said that teachers in boarding schools are being overworked as they have to play key roles of being both a teacher and a parent.

  9 days ago
KUPPET: Boarding Schools To Be Phased Out, See Why This Might Come To Pass (video)

EDUCATION

Kenya Union Of Post Primary Education Want Boarding Schools To Be Abolished

Kenya Union of Post Primary Education (KUPPET) has called for the abolition of boarding schools in the country in a bid to ease the workload of teachers. Led by their secretary General Akole Misori said Boarding schools teachers end up working long hours compared to their counterparts in day school.

  9 days ago
Kenya Union Of Post Primary Education Want Boarding Schools To Be Abolished

EDUCATION

The Fate Of Boarding Schools Unclear As High School Teachers Endorse The Move For Their Abolition

The call for the abolition of boarding schools in Kenya is acquiring momentum after secondary school teachers upheld the proposed directive. Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers (KUPPET) on Saturday, September 11, called on the government to start the progressive phase-out of boarding schools to reduce teachers' workload.

  9 days ago
The Fate Of Boarding Schools Unclear As High School Teachers Endorse The Move For Their Abolition

EDUCATION

Why Kuppet Secretary-General Wants Boarding Schools Abolished

Secretary General of Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers, Akole Misori, called the government to abolish boarding schools on a view the schools are not effective enough. His utterance has been met with different reactions by parents. Some are against the move while others support it.

  9 days ago
Why Kuppet Secretary-General Wants Boarding Schools Abolished

EDUCATION

Kuppet seeks abolishment of boarding schools.

The gradual phase-out of boarding schools has been called upon by the Kenya Union of Post Primary Teachers to ease the workload on teachers who are in the boarding section. During a meeting in Embu town with the Union delegates from the Upper and Lower Eastern regions, KUPPET Secretary-General Akelo Misori said, unlike their counterparts in day schools, those teachers from boarding schools find themselves working for longer hours yet they don’t get any extra pay.

  8 days ago
Kuppet seeks abolishment of boarding schools.