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12:21
12:21

Beacon of Hope: S.4 Leaver Turns into Teacher for Entire Village COVID-19 6 2

Perusi Namugwere, a P 6 pupil at Kikalu primary school narrates that they neither received the educational materials distributed by the Ministry of Education nor have television at home to follow the lessons conducted on TV.
05:49
05:49

Besigye Ridicules Homeschooling Program education system 2 1

Besigye said that it is a mistake, first of all, to think that the homeschooling program can yield results in Uganda. He also expressed worry that private schools can be left to 'die' under the guise that government schools will cover the gap.
11:44
11:44

Q&A with Muntu Ahead of ANT Nominations Health Management 5 Top story

This week on Wednesday and Thursday, the Alliance for National transformation (ANT) party will conduct presidential flag bearer nominations. Today one of its founder Rtd. Maj. Gen. Gregory Mugisha Muntu talked to Uganda Radio Network in a question and answer interview, highlighting a number of things as he heads into the race for ANT flagbearer ship.
07:23
07:23

How Schools Cheat Examinations; Accounts by Inspectors of Schools education system 4 1 Top story

URN caught up with some inspectors of schools on the most common and bizarre forms of cheating in schools they have encountered. Olivia Bulya, the Inspector of Schools in Mukono Municipality, says social media as a vibrant communication channel has been largely used to circulate examination papers and questions across the country to learners.
07:59
07:59

NSSF Unveils Digital Libraries Project for Selected Gov't Schools government 1 2

The project will involve the distribution of 40 tablets with a fully-fledged curriculum for O’ and A’ levels to each of the beneficiary schools.
12:47
12:47

Education Ministry Stops Purchase of Exams from Commercial Bureaus education system 1

The ministry faults the schools for using the ‘unreliable tests’, some of which do not conform to the prescribed curriculum to assess learners. According to a circular issued on March 13, 2019, by the Commissioner for Private Schools Ismael Mulindwa, the practice is detrimental to the children’s future.
12:04
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Education Ministry Launches the National Teacher Incentive Framework country 1 4 Top story

Tom Wangobi, the Acting Chairperson National Head Teachers Association, says besides remuneration, it would be better if government considers providing housing, subject, hardship allowances and performance bonuses among others.
06:57
06:57

Officials Fault Education Ministry For Failing to Control Examination Bureaus operation 1

Nshabwire also revealed that teachers prefer conducting private classes for children whose parents can afford to contribute towards buying set examinations instead of following the routine classroom syllabus.
11:40
11:40

Kyeizooba Girls School Closed After Students Burn Down Dormitory education system 2

Kyeizooba Girls Secondary School in Bushenyi district has been closed and over 1000 students sent home after one of their dormitories was burnt down this morning.
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