Amina News

New education curriculum to continue for another year, CS Amina Mohamed says

- Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed says piloting of competency-based curriculum will continue in Grade One, Two and Three in 2019 - She says the move is aimed at facilitating teacher training and addressing gaps in the study programme - Pupils transitioning from Grade Three to Grade Four will revert to 8-4-4 system - The CS admitted the curriculum was speedily adopted leaving out teachers - Amina states the full adoption of curriculum has been postponed to 2020 The Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed has added a new twist to the new education curriculum stalemate saying the pilot programme will continue for one more year.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

New curriculum roll out pushed to 2020

The national roll out of the Competence-based curriculum (CBC) has been pushed to 2020, CS Amina Mohamed has announced.

The Star , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

New education system roll-out pushed to 2020

Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed's declaration that the ministry was not ready to roll-out the 2-6-3-3-3 curriculum next year led to panic and protests from some parents and publishers who had made heavy investments in the programme.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

DP Ruto wades into new education curriculum stalemate, says government committed to reform

- The government had admitted it is not ready to roll out new curriculum in 2018 - Education CS Amina Mohamed warned it would be suicidal to rush its implementation due to shortage of infrastructure - The system was meant to replace the current 8-4-4, with an emphasis on fostering talents and skills among learners - DP Ruto has assured stakeholders all is not lost yet as government continues with resource mobilisation Deputy President William Samoei Ruto has affirmed the government commitment to education reforms reforms particularly new curriculum rollout.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

CS Amina says new curriculum will now be rolled out in 2020

, NAIROBI, Kenya Dec 15 – Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed says implementation of the Competency Based Curriculum will kick off in January 2020.

Capital News , Kenya Dec 15, 2018

Amina defies AG over D+ cut for teacher training

Economy Amina defies AG over D+ cut for teacher training Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed has defied the Attorney General over the lowering of grades for teacher training, maintaining that she acted within her mandate.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 13, 2018

Amina ignored ministry on curriculum, report shows

Economy Amina ignored ministry on curriculum, report shows Education secretary Amina Mohamed ignored a report by technical officers at the ministry suggesting preparedness to implement the new syllabus when she cancelled the curriculum.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 13, 2018

Ministry summons new curriculum steering committee for Friday meeting

Sources say the meeting will also discuss the challenges that have seen Cabinet Minister Amina Mohammed suspend the full rollout of the new curriculum.

The Star , Kenya Dec 13, 2018

Knut wants curriculum reforms to focus on content, teaching, cost

This came a day after Education CS Amina Mohamed suspended the implementation of the new curriculum, which was set to begin in January.

The Star , Kenya Dec 13, 2018

Mixed reactions after Education CS Amina puts on hold implementation of new curriculum

Send 'NEWS' to 40227 to receive all the important breaking news as it happens Education CS Amina Mohamed stated the implementation could not proceed in January 2019 as earlier planned citing massive unpreparedness.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 12, 2018