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News Kenya » Education: Kenya to formally host 21st Conference of Education Ministers

News channel or source: http://www.kbc.co.ke/kenya-formally-host-21st-conference-education-ministers/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Ambassador Amina says cost benefit analysis also show that investment in early childhood through quality ECD services has huge returns in the socio-economic development of a nation Kenya has formally undertaken to host the 21 st Commonwealth Conference of ...

News Kenya » Education: 3 teachers killed in extremist attack in northeastern Kenya

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/teachers-killed-extremist-attack-northeastern-kenya-53137283
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

A responding rescue team ran over an improvised explosive device but no one was injured, he said. Education along Kenya's border with Somalia has been greatly hindered after many non-Muslim teachers refused to work in the region following the extremist ...

News Kenya » Education: Breadth of learning opportunities: A fresh approach to evaluating education systems

News channel or source: https://www.brookings.edu/research/breadth-of-learning-opportunities/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

What if, in addition to evaluating an education system on the learning outcomes demonstrated ... EI conducted intensive workshops with teachers in Kenya and Zambia to develop drafts of the tools and pilot them with teachers, and CUE recruited consultants ...

News Kenya » Education: Kenya: Adak to Introduce Anti-Doping Curriculum in Schools

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802190245.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

According to Martin Yauma, a senior researcher at Adak, the agency is working with the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) to mainstream anti-doping education into the educational curriculum. "We expect to launch the partnership between Adak ...

News Kenya » Education: OPNION: Kenya's anti-gay laws are hurting LGBT community

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/ureport/article/2001270983/opnion-kenya-s-anti-gay-laws-are-hurting-lgbt-community
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Such regulations have caused stigma leading to incidents of marginalization and discrimination in almost all sectors (education, health, work). When Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta the President of the Republic of Kenya was at the United Nations general assembly last ...

News Kenya » Education: Opportunities and obstacles for open education

News channel or source: http://www.universityworldnews.com/article.php?story=20180223045114408
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The book includes chapters discussing OER activity in six African countries: Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda. Together, they help to illuminate the opportunities and obstacles for African higher education institutions and educators.

News Kenya » Education: Kenya: Digital Transformation to Accelerate Kenya’s Business Growth and Skills Gap

News channel or source: http://footprint2africa.com/topics/ict/kenya-digital-transformation-accelerate-kenyas-business-growth-skills-gap/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

There is an opportunity, especially for Kenya, to embrace new and exponential technologies ... will work and collaborate in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Ongoing education and training have a positive effect for both business and society.

News Kenya » Education: In the Mix: Can you say ‘Wakanda’? Black Pride, Education and Connection!

News channel or source: https://chicagodefender.com/2018/02/21/in-the-mix-can-you-say-wakanda-black-pride-education-and-connection/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The land of Wakanda is a fictional country in Africa bordering Kenya and Uganda. The character appeared in ... has a film with Black leads had this kind of impact of pride, education and unity that was cross-generational or cross-cultural.

News Kenya » Education: Corrected: Eastern's Center for Early Childhood Education Reaches 1 Million YouTube Views

News channel or source: http://readme.readmedia.com/Corrected-Easterns-Center-for-Early-Childhood-Education-Reaches-1-Million-YouTube-Views/15387292
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

"We have viewers in Saudi Arabia, the Philippines, and Kenya. That is what I'm most proud of ... The Center for Early Childhood Education is a multidisciplinary research and training institute at Eastern. Opened in 2007, the center is housed in a high ...