Competency Based Curriculum in Kenya for Grade 1, 2 and 3

The newly introduced Competency Based Curriculum in Kenya under 2-6-3-3 System of Education puts emphasis on seven core competences, namely: Communication and collaboration, Critical thinking and problem solving, Creativity and imagination, Citizenship, Digital literacy, Learning to learn and Self-efficacy The new curriculum provides a variety of opportunities for identification and nurturing of learner’s potentials and […]

New Education System in Kenya

Compiled by Anthony M. Wanjohi: 1. Introduction: Kenya Basic Education Curriculum Framework is the outcome of extensive stakeholder engagement, a national needs assessment study, deliberations from a national curriculum reform conference and several benchmarking studies. The framework is based on educational provisions of Kenya Vision 2030. It has been developed to actualize the new reforms […]

KCPE 2016 Ranking by County

By Anthony M. Wanjohi: The release of KCPE 2016 marked a new beginning of “honesty” in national examinations after years of exam cheating in  Kenya. Exam cheating has been associated with the need to be seen as the best, especially in private schools for the purpose of attracting enrollments. In an effort to curb the […]