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The quest for quality education: the case of curriculum innovations in Kenya
Purpose – The paper sets out to analyse the quality education curriculum innovations that have been implemented in Kenya since independence in 1963. The purpose of the analysis is to assess the success and or failure of ...
Understanding Students’ Out-of-School Mathematics and Science Practice
(Springer Netherlands, 2011-02)
This study examined standard 6 and 8 (Standards 6 and 8 are the sixth and eighth years, respectively, of primary level schooling in Kenya.) students’ perceptions of how they use mathematics and science outside the classroom ...
Delivery of Open, Distance, and E-Learning in Kenya
(Athabasca University Press, 2012-06)
The increased demand and need for continuous learning have led to the introduction of open, distance, and e-learning (ODeL) in Kenya. Provision of this mode of education has, however, been faced with various challenges, ...
Gender based violence in educational institutions and its impacts on girls’ education: a comparative study of selected countries
(Emerging Academy Resources, 2013)
Gender based violence is a serious violation of human rights and a complex problem all over the world. It is not specific to a particular country or region and women and men of all regions, religion or ethnicity can ...
Analysis of Factors Influencing Formulation of Strategic Plans in Embu North District, Embu County, Kenya
(Global Business and Economics Research Journal, 2013)
The issue of organisational direction for organisations worldwide has generated growing interest in the recent past. As a result, formation of strategic plan by many organisations has attracted growing concerns due to ...
International Journal of Academic Research in Progressive Education and Development
(Global Impact Factor, 2013-01)
Kenya’s nightmares in educational race towards vision 2030
(International Journal of Educational Research and Review, 2013-03)
Education plays a pivotal role in contributing to the human resource development and to nations general economic development in today’s globalizing context. Education is viewed as ‘adding value’ to investment on human ...
An Empirical Investigation of Viability of Alternative Approaches to Basic Education among the Samburu Nomadic Pastoralists Of Northern Kenya
Alternative Approaches to Basic Education (AABE) were introduced in Kenya to promote access to basic education and to enhance Universal Primary Education (UPE.) However, in Samburu County, the levels of school enrolment ...
The Role of Higher Education in Building a Sustainable African Society
Africa has a shared history and the common challenges of slow economic growth, and inadequate response to the issues facing the continent that include youth unemployment, food insecurity, environmental degradation and ...
Change Factors That Affect Student Learning in Moi University Town Campus in Kenya
(Journal of Emerging Trends in Educational Research & Policy Studies, 2012-10)
The purpose of the study was to assess change factors that affect student learning. The objectives of the study were to find out the extent to which social-economic, facilities, learning environment and psychological factors ...