Give us laptops, teachers tell govt

Teachers have appealed to the Government to give them laptops. They say this would allow them to use the gadgets both at and out of school and help them better prepare for classes and carry out research on the subjects they teach. The proposal came up last week during a meeting in Nyabihu...

Monday, May 14, 2018 - 1:12am

Editorial: Govt needs strict school inspectorate and severe sanctions

During a recent inspection tour of our education system, which was carried out as part of the Quality Education Enhancement Awareness Campaign, a lot of surprises awaited the team. Books were gathering dust yet students needed them; laptops under the One Laptop Per Child programme were neatly...

Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 12:49am