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Educationists defend newly introduced curriculum based on competency - 3 months ago, 20 Apr 19:25

Joe Ombuor

Former Director of Quality Assurance in the Ministry of Education Mr Enos Oyaya has described the recently introduced Competence Based Curriculum (CBC) as the way go in a rapidly changing world where technology is the main leads the way to development.

He said anybody resisting the new education system that already has been rolled out in early primary education (Standard one to three) was old fashioned and should be ignored. “We can only avoid change at our peril in a dynamic world where anything outdated must be jettisoned to cover lost ground,” cautioned Mr Oyaya at a workshop for Secondary School teachers on Strengthening of Mathematics and Science Education (SMASE) at Egerton University, Njoro.

The five day  workshop sponsored by the Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education in Africa (CEMASTEA) brought together 125 secondary school teachers drawn from Homa Bay, Tharaka Nithi, Tana River, Laikipia, Embu Kajiado and ...
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