The ego wars between the Teachers Service Commission (TSC), the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) and the Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) is captured in a report on CBC activities presented to the National Steering Committee in October.
Last month, the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) said it had dismissed and deregistered 32 teachers over cases of defiling and impregnating primary school girls.
The Daily Nation’s editorial on December 3 on the entry grade to teachers’ colleges provoked me to analyse three policies of the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) that I consider outlandish and indicate policymakers at the institution need a change of mind.
Knut secretary general Wilson Sossion said there should first have been consultations between the Teachers Service Commission, Knut, and the government.
Kitui East MP Nimrod Mbai spoke to the Star on the challenges of access to secondary and tertiary education in his constituency and the solution he came up with.
Training of teachers conducted during the holidays has also been identified as an area of weakness as it is conducted by the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development instead of the Teachers Service Commission.
The Teachers Service Commission spent ShSh3.1 million.
Teachers Service Commission CEO Nancy Macharia and other top officials have been invited to a three-day Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) annual delegates conference in Nairobi.
The Teachers Service Commission this year recruited an additional 7,000 teachers to handle the high admission.
The impasse between leaders and the Teachers Service Commission over the admission of students from Northeastern to Teachers Training Colleges will speedily resolved, Deputy President William Ruto has said.