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EDUCATION

CBC to be Changed as Education Task Force Recommend New Structure of 2-6-2-4-3 Instead of 2-6-3-3-3

Learners in Grade Six may proceed with Grade Seven and Grade Eight while still in their current primary schools. This idea could minimize transitional challenges that the government faces and also reduce parents' worries about the age of their children. Parents had complained that Grade 6 pupils are too young to transit to secondary schools.

  4 days ago ago
CBC to be Changed as Education Task Force Recommend New Structure of 2-6-2-4-3 Instead of 2-6-3-3-3

EDUCATION

Gladys Shollei Gives Her stand On Grade 6 Pupils Joining Secondary Schools or Remaining in Primary

Today, over 1.6 million candidates are writing KPSEA exams that have kicked off today morning. The grade six pupils are writing the exam under the new education system known as Competency Based Curriculum (CBC). Today, during a live interview on Citizen television, Uasin Gishu county women representative Gladys Boss Shollei, has issued her stand that grade six candidates should remain in primary school to continue with their junior secondary education.

  14 hours ago ago
Gladys Shollei Gives Her stand On Grade 6 Pupils Joining Secondary Schools or Remaining in Primary

EDUCATION

Secondary Or Primary Schools? - Sossion Reveals Where CBC Grade 7 Pupils Will Be Learning Next Year

January 2022 is going to be a special year in Kenya's education system as the Country is set to watch a transition of an old education system to a a new system. The pioneers of the new education system, (competency based curriculum) are set to join Grade 7 which is considered a junior secondary while standard 8 pupils are also expected to transit to form one as defined under the old 8-4-4 system.

  13 days ago ago
Secondary Or Primary Schools? - Sossion Reveals Where CBC Grade 7 Pupils Will Be Learning Next Year

EDUCATION

Government Unveils a New School Calender Showing Opening and Closing Dates For All Schools

Photo courtesy of Kenya's Head of State Dr William Samoei Ruto. The Kenyan government has today the 23rd day of November 2022 unveiled a new school academic calendar showing the official opening and closing dates for all primary and secondary schools strategically placed within the kenyan borders. According to the newly released school academic calendar, the first term of the 2023 academic year will set rolling on 23rd January 2023 and conclude on the 21st of April 2023.

  5 days ago ago
Government Unveils a New School Calender Showing Opening and Closing Dates For All Schools

EDUCATION

Kenyans Have Good News As New Details About Junior Secondary Schools Comes To Light Ahead Of Exams

Thousands of sixth-grade students in the country are learning about the new educational system. In addition, the government has invested billions of dollars in the construction of brand-new classrooms, the education of tens of thousands of teachers, and the provision of resources for teaching and learning in various schools.

  8 days ago ago
Kenyans Have Good News As New Details About Junior Secondary Schools Comes To Light Ahead Of Exams

EDUCATION

The Fate Of Junior Secondary In Dilemma Concerning This Itchy Question

The current Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) which is 2:6:6:3 is still under maturity in Kenya. The Kenyan primary education is expected to end in a few days. Grade six learners are expected to sit for their Kenya Primary Certificate Of Education. This will make their end of primary education.

  4 days ago ago
The Fate Of Junior Secondary In Dilemma Concerning This Itchy Question

EDUCATION

Minister Of Education Reveals The Final Decision That Ruto Will Make Concerning CBC

Today, the minister of education in the republic of Kenya, hon Ezekiel Machogu has come out to issue a statement on a final decision that president William Ruto will be making on the CBC which has been the topic of discussion in the republic of Kenya for about one month now.

  11 days ago ago
Minister Of Education Reveals The Final Decision That Ruto Will Make Concerning CBC

EDUCATION

Report By Taskforce On CBC Is Out Accompanied By Mixed Reactions(Opinion)

Kenya is the stage of transition from the 8-4-4 Education system to the new Competency Based Curriculum. This year grade six learners are expected to transit to Junior secondary as they are the first CBC group. Following the transition from the old education system to the new CBC, different education stakeholders raised a number of concerns on the new curriculum.

  12 days ago ago
Report By Taskforce On CBC Is Out Accompanied By Mixed Reactions(Opinion)

EDUCATION

Good News To University Comrades After HELB Makes The Following Announcement

In Kenya, pre-primary schools are typically where learning begins. The youngster is expected to spend two years in this level before moving on to elementary school, under the new CBC curriculum. In the previous curriculum, known as 8-4-4, students spent eight years in elementary school before moving on to secondary education and then universities.

  6 days ago ago
Good News To University Comrades After HELB Makes The Following Announcement

EDUCATION

CBC Taskforce Commends Kewota For Their Contribution On The Competence Based Curriculum Meetings

The Competence Based Curriculum Taskforce has commended the Kenya Women Teachers Association (KEWOTA), a vibrant welfare society and community for female teachers in Kenya for their input as they collected views of Kenyans across the country. In a statement seen by Opera News, the taskforce thanked KEWOTA for contacting and presenting their views to the presidential team that's working on education reforms. "

  12 days ago ago
CBC Taskforce Commends Kewota For Their Contribution On The Competence Based Curriculum Meetings

EDUCATION

Good News to Grade Six Learners And Parents As Education Task Force Takes Radical Option on CBC

Competency Based Curriculum is a new education system in the country that is slowly replacing 8-4-4 system which have been in the country for more than 30 year. CBC is aimed at imparting learners with relevant skills that are needed in job market. The first cohort of CBC learners will sit for Grade Six examination from next week.

  4 days ago ago
Good News to Grade Six Learners And Parents As Education Task Force Takes Radical Option on CBC

EDUCATION

CBC: Eyebrows As CBC Task Force Sets New Amendment That Will Affect Class 7, 8 Learners

Latest preliminary report from the Competence Based Curriculum (CBC) task force has called the government to deal away from Uhuru's 2-6-3-3-3 system and adopt the 2-6-2-4-3 system of education to allow time for full incorporation. According to the report, the new system will also see class seven and eight learners adopt unique and distinguished school uniforms from the rest of learners.

  3 days ago ago
CBC: Eyebrows As CBC Task Force Sets New Amendment That Will Affect Class 7, 8 Learners

EDUCATION

Reactions as Parents Ask Ruto's Government to Place Junior Secondary in Primary

Parents have asked the ministry of education to place junior Secondary in Primary School. Therefore there has been confusion on where junior secondary will be domiciled. Parents with Grade six learners, who will sit for the first ever Kenya Primary School Education Assessment (KPSEA) are not only anxious over placement of their children to Junior Secondary School but also what awaits them in the all new environment.

  13 days ago ago
Reactions as Parents Ask Ruto's Government to Place Junior Secondary in Primary

EDUCATION

Mp Salasya issues 5 buses to 5 Secondary schools in Mumias East, Motivational speeches to candidates

The new elected Member of Parliament who is dedicated in serving his to constituency distributes 5 buses in 5 secondary schools in his constituency.The following are the schools that have been lucky enough to get the buses;St. Peter's Khaunga School,Maraba Secondary school, Mung'ang'a Secondary school, Shibinga W Secondary School and finally Kamashia Secondary School.

  11 days ago ago
Mp Salasya issues 5 buses to 5 Secondary schools in Mumias East, Motivational speeches to candidates

OTHERS

' Nimelala Kwa Gunia Na Kula Takataka Ya Kutosha ' Says Nakuru Street Kid Who Begs For Any Job

It is a rear blessing to grow all the way to adulthood with both of your parents alive. While growing up the parents support you in all walks of life which revolve around financially, emotionally, spiritually, psychologically and protect you against any harm. However some people are unlucky since they lost their parents are quite early years of their growth. Most of these people who are orphaned at early ages are prone to facing a difficult life while growing up although others are lucky to have supportive guardians.

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' Nimelala Kwa Gunia Na Kula Takataka Ya Kutosha ' Says Nakuru Street Kid Who Begs For Any Job

EDUCATION

Confusion As KUPPET Sec Gen Reveals Why Grade 7 Should Be In Secondary Schools Next Year

It is roughly one month until the pioneers of the new curriculum, the competency based curriculum (CBC) transit junior secondary education. The students who are set to sit for their national examinations for grade six in the coming weeks are expected to join Grade 7 in January next year.

  13 days ago ago
Confusion As KUPPET Sec Gen Reveals Why Grade 7 Should Be In Secondary Schools Next Year

EDUCATION

Parents With Children In High Schools To Pay More School Fees In 2023.

Parents are in utter shock as the government gave new directives on school fees payment across all levels of secondary schools in Kenya. Albeit the tough economic times, students in national and extra-county schools will pay Ksh53,554, an increase from Ksh45,000. Those with children in public secondary schools outside the major towns like Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Nakuru, Nyeri, Thika, and Eldoret will have to pay Ksh40,000, up from Ksh35,000.

  5 days ago ago
Parents With Children In High Schools To Pay More School Fees In 2023.

EDUCATION

High or Primary School: Sossion Reveals Where The Grade Seven Pupils Will Study Next Year

The new curriculum in the Kenya's education system have not stabilize ever since implemented. So the big discussion have been where the junior secondary school should be placed. Should it be place in Highschool setting or in Primary school? The first students in the competency-based curriculum are planned to enter Grade 7, which is a junior secondary, while students in Standard 8 are also anticipated to move on to Form One as defined by the previous 8-4-4 system.

  13 days ago ago
High or Primary School: Sossion Reveals Where The Grade Seven Pupils Will Study Next Year

EDUCATION

Parents Get Ready To Pay More School Fees Starting January 2023

Education is an important industry in Kenya and almost every parent is ensuring that there children get educated. The government also laid down rules to support the same running from free primary and secondary education. Since the verge of Covid-19 life has not been the same for the parents have been struggling to keep the children in school.

  5 days ago ago
Parents Get Ready To Pay More School Fees Starting January 2023

EDUCATION

Meet The 39 Year Old Mother Of Six Who Has Scored Grade B Minus In 2021 KCSE Exams

The 2021 KCSE Exams were released yesterday by the Education C's Professor George Magoha, barely a month after they were done. Among those smiling and celebrating the results is a 39 Year Old mother of 6 children who has managed to score a grade of B minus despite her age and marriage life.

  7 months ago ago
Meet The 39 Year Old Mother Of Six Who Has Scored Grade B Minus In 2021 KCSE Exams