Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development

Competency-Based Curriculum mandate is to empower learners

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Competency-Based Curriculum (CBC) is designed to ensure all learners finish basic education fully empowered and engaged, an education official […]

Debunking claims that new curriculum is too costly

Reading Time: 2 minutes Grace Mwangi   Some parents are developing a negative attitude towards the new Competency-Based Curriculum due to the “many” books […]

How schools failed 2020 KCSE learners on course selection

Reading Time: 3 minutes A total of 7,931 out of 10,437 secondary schools are on the spot for failing to guide the 2020 Form […]

Do not burden parents with illegal school fees

Reading Time: 2 minutes Parents have been raising concerns over a number of issues since schools reopened for the 2021 academic calendar two weeks […]

CA should extend Kuza Awards to other operators

Reading Time: 3 minutes In the last two months, two statutory bodies have hosted ceremonies that acknowledge performances in the media sector. The first […]

Report wants teachers delocalised

Reading Time: 2 minutes Irene Githinji @gitshee The Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) taskforce report is discouraging the local recruitment and staffing of teachers. The taskforce […]

Education CS vouches for e-learning effectiveness

Reading Time: < 1 minute Irene Githinji @gitshee  Education Cabinet Secretary Prof George Magoha yesterday vouched for the effectiveness of online and electronic delivery of lessons […]

Why it is wrong to rush the school syllabus

Reading Time: 3 minutes Some school principals celebrate the completion of the syllabus earlier than prescribed.  But covering the syllabus in a shorter period […]

Teacher colleges told to prepare for diploma courses

Reading Time: < 1 minute Teachers Training Colleges (TTCs) have been directed to start preparations to offer Diploma in Primary Education course beginning September next […]

Proposed law makes writing of wills compulsory for couples

Reading Time: 2 minutes Married couples could soon be required to write wills if a proposal by government to establish alternative dispute resolution mechanisms […]