KUPPET SUPPORTS NYUMBA KUMI TEACHING, URGES TSC TO REWARD TEACHERS WHO TAKE PART IN THE NOBLE COMMUNITY-BASED LEARNING PROGRAMME; LATEST TSC…
The union further urged the Teachers Service Commission, TSC to find a way of rewarding teachers who will be actively involved in the Nyumba Kumi community-based learning program set to be rolled out in September by the education ministry.
Magoha wants lazy and excess University staff sacked since the government is like God, read more to find out how
Magoha wants lazy and excess University staff sacked since the government is like God, read more to find out how Education CS Professor George Magoha has unleashed his fury upon universities who are begging for government funds amid pandemic. He reiterated without fear or favour that universities should aspire to become financially independent by producing quality academic publications that will attract donor funding or utilising the resources at their disposal. He gave an example of Egerton University, one of the…
Confirmed pay day for BOM Teachers and Schools' Support Staff It is now confirmed and Crystal clear that teachers employed by school management boards in public schools and subordinate staff will receive their rightful dues. This is good news especially for the teachers who have been publicly humiliated with some being forced to take up menial jobs to meet the high cost of living.C CSMagoha's announcement yesterday therefore was much welcome. What makes BOM teachers even more elated is that their pay day is a call…
“On this anniversary of my colleague, Musando, could you take this case up in the public’s interest? As I have said in the past, I am ready to testify,” she asked Havi on Twitter.
Learning will take place in social halls, under trees, and other community spaces with teachers currently on TSC payroll leading the lessons. Community leaders such as chiefs and nyumba Kumi will coordinate the program and find teachers.
The latest details reaching our media team indicate that teachers will now start offering community service lessons to learners amid pandemic
CS Magoha has announced the official reopening dates for universities. Speaking today during a press briefing, the CS said all universities will resume face to face learning in January 2021.
COTU has since written to the Labour Secretary Simon Chelugui requesting him to convene a meeting to address the discriminatory promotions and salary increments’ criteria being used by the Teachers Service Commission, TSC.
Worth noting is the fact that teachers who receive administrative warnings or face disciplinary cases will have their promotions delayed or they may not get promoted at all if they engage in gross misconduct since they are considered unreliable and irresponsible.
TSC Head of Communications, Ms. Beatrice Wababu has confirmed that indeed 32, 556 teachers did not receive any promotions or salary rise since they still do fall under the old schemes of service being championed by KNUT.
He died at the age of 56 on Monday, July 27, 2020, while receiving treatment at the Mater Hospital after developing pneumonia-related complications.
The National Health Insurance Fund, NHIF has given a clear position in as far as medical insurance for Covid-19 patients is concerned.
He leaves behind a legacy having served the Commission during turbulent times. Teachers have been taken aback by this latest development given that he just exited service giving the baton to Ms. Beatruce Wababu.
TSC TEACHERS’ TRANSFERS LATEST GUIDELINES; HERE IS A DETAILED GUIDE TO REVIEWED TSC TRANSFER GUIDELINES FOR TEACHERS
The Teachers Service Commission has reviewed its guidelines on the process of transferring teachers from one working station to the other.
THE GOOSE IS FINALLY COOKED AS KNUT MEMBERS MISS OUT ON FINAL PHASE OF CBA; TSC TEACHERS’ NEW SALARIES
The much anticipated July 2020 pay rise has been effected by the Teachers Service Commission. However, not all tutors will be smiling all the way to the bank as dreamers put it. Most teachers still have nothing to smile about. Unlike KUPPET, KNUT has never held any fruitful meeting with the teachers’ employer. Most of the engagements have culminated in court battles that leave the union dented.
Kenya is currently anticipating a huge drop in education funding once learning resumes in January since donor support will shrink as a result of the economic recession propagated by the covid- 19 pandemic.
The current TSC grading system of teachers paved the way for the scrapping of some job groups and amalgamation of others.
Pursuant to Section 20 of the TSC Act, the Commission has directed that the appointment and deployment of institutional administrators be decentralized and coordinated by regional directors.
More school fees awaits parents next year if CS Magoha's proposals are adopted The latest raft of proposals by CS Magoha may see parents pay more in school fees when schools reopen in January next year. The proposals seem to have passed on the Covid 19 burden to the parents. " Life won't be normal again. We will have to ensure we maintain social distancing at all costs maybe until we receive the vaccine. Parents, teachers and learners should be prepared for drastic changes," said Professor Magoha…
Allan Macharia, the deceased is reported to have collapsed during a meeting at the school on Thursday, July 23.
The Teachers Service Commission has revised its methods of serving teachers following directives by the Ministry of Health on the safety of citizens and workers in the public sector during this covid 19 era.
Some principals of boarding schools have now resorted to converting the food stocks into animal feeds, returning it to the suppliers, and in some cases selling the food to meet some costs such as paying subordinate workers.
TSC Teachers’ Salaries to continue flowing as Government pledges support for BOM teachers; TSC and education news
Although this one will be an announcement by the education CS and the PS, I want to assure you that something will be done," said Kinuthia.
White smoke is in the offing as tutors put it for teachers employed by school management boards. This is good news for the numerous greuates who have been forced to live a dog's life for over four months now. For the past few weeks, the mainstream media has highlighted the plight of teachers employed by the BOM and finally, someone has paid attention. Confirming the good news, education CAS Zachary Kinuthia said that the ministry has heard the cry of these teachers and realized how hard they have been hit by the…
Senate now wants primary and secondary schools to reopen in September The Senate Education committee now wants the CS to retract his earlier announcement about the official schools' reopening date. According to the committee, there is no point of pushing the reopening date to January 2021. Presenting the recommendations of the committee before the house, Dr Milgo Alice Chepkorir said that the CS should rescind his earlier decision and reopen schools in September as planned. She further said that this could give…
The Kenya National Union of Teachers, KNUT has issued a stern warning to the Teachers Service Commission, TSC to brace for war if 100, 000 teachers who were denied pay rise for the last one year do not get their dues this week.
TSC LEAVES FOR TSC-EMPLOYED TEACHERS; COMMON TYPES OF TSC LEAVES; MATERNITY, PATERNITY, SICK, ANNUAL, STUDY, SPECIAL
TSC LEAVES FOR TSC-EMPLOYED TEACHERS; COMMON TYPES OF TSC LEAVES; MATERNITY, PATERNITY, SICK, ANNUAL, STUDY, SPECIAL A DETAILED GUIDE TO TSC LEAVES: TYPE OF TSC LEAVE, DURATION, WHEN AND HOW TO APPLY The Teachers Service Commission TSC enables teachers to apply for particular leaves while in service. These include sick leave, maternity leave, annual leave, study leave, special leave, compassionate leave among others. In this article, we shall give elaborate details on every type of TSC leave and provide a procedure…
However, it is now five years down the line but teachers are still suffering under a discriminatory regime that has continued to give room for unjustifiable discrepancies in the pay for various TSC employees.
This follows initial reports indicating that the teachers’ employer, the TSC is planning to leave out KNUT school administrators in the last phase of the 2017-2021 CBA.
Primary and secondary school heads have defied a direct order from the education ministry to collect and store textbooks citing high insecurity levels in schools.