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08:55
08:55

Napak Struggling to Track Teacher Absenteeism matany sub county 2 1

At Longalom Primary School in Matany Sub County, teachers tore the arrival book to avoid being tracked. This left the school management stuck for weeks.
07:09
07:09

Kabale Pupil, Teacher Absenteeism Blamed on Laxity of Stakeholders pupils absenteeism 3

Grace Munyambabazi, the Kabale Municipal Inspector of Schools, says religious leaders like parish priests and sheikhs who are mandated to supervise and monitor the progress of primary schools under them have ignored their responsibility.
14:03
14:03

Teachers Abscond Over Delayed Hardship Allowances teacher absenteeism 1

The Ministry of Education and Sports introduced the special motivational incentive in 2012, as a measure to eliminate rampant absenteeism of teachers serving in hard-to-reach areas and attract and retain more teachers in such areas. Four years later, however, the initiative has failed to bear fruits in the district. Last month, more than 50 teachers in several primary schools in Ntoroko abandoned the schools, leaving pupils stranded.
18:06
18:06

Hardship Allowance Changing Education In Kitgum hardship allowances 3

Five years later, the initiative has begun to positively touch and change education in Kitgum district. Matthias Ager Kisembo, the head teacher of Kitgum Matidi Primary school, says the move has completely eliminated absenteeism and laziness among his staff.
07:11
07:11

Teachers Abscond from Duty Due to Failure to Service Loans kyegegwa district 3

At Kyaka Primary school, more than 200 P.5 pupils have gone without lessons for one week. Francis Ainebyoona, the head teacher says that six teachers have not reported for duty for fear of being arrested.
12:06
12:06

Monitors Curb Teacher Absenteeism in Ntoroko 3

Henry Tinka, the assistant district education officer says that in just one year, teacher absenteeism has reduced from 60 to 25.
16:33
16:33

Ineffective School Management Committees Breeding Decline In Education Standards education act 2008 6

SMCs are legitimate bodies provided for in the Education Act 2008, but the neither exist or are not active
14:49
14:49

Ugandan Teachers Struggle to Impart Quality Education teacher absenteeism 5

However, a few teachers have shown innovations in attempting to improve quality of performance among both the pupils and teachers, both in primary and secondary schools, though only with support of individual schools.
15:38
15:38

UPE School Teacher On Managing A Class of 130 Pupils salary increment 2 4 Top story

When Mrs Jill Kentaro, a grade three teacher, stepped forward to face her first class in 1986, she had 40 eager pupils to instruct. 28 years later, Kentaro struggles to teach a class of 130 pupils in Kampala Capital City Council Authority Kamwokya Primary School.
17:17
17:17

Inspectors of Schools On the Spot Over Incompetence teacher absenteeism 2

According to the report, the inconsistent visits to schools by the inspectors is one of the leading contributors to the high failure rates in primary and secondary schools in the Rwenzori.
14:06
14:06

Luweero Parents Petition RDC To Sack Three Teachers education standards 2

Three teachers of Kasaala Church of Uganda Primary School in Luweero are facing dismissal for chronic absenteeism and neglect of duty. The teachers are Sarah Tumusime, Robert Tenywa and Scovia Gayita.
17:48
17:48

Report: Teachers Abandon Classes To Go Fishing teacher absenteeism

In the report it is revealed that 30% of the UPE teachers absentee themselves from the schools in the district each term. Mwirima cited an example of Ahamukungu Primary School located in a fishing village on Lake George in Kasese district, where a head teacher reported at this school at the beginning of the term and reported back at the end of the term.
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