Our Perspectives

Every week, we share some of our experiences and views on education. Globally, and in Kenya.

A new approach to teaching language in Kenya

A new approach to teaching language in Kenya

Kenya’s curriculum requires that a student going through the 12 years of basic education learns English and Kiswahili every single school day. How is it then that at these language subjects are usually the worst performed during the national exams?

It all starts with remembering

It all starts with remembering

The ability to remember forms the basis of all education. Despite the prevalence of technology and the reducing need to remember anything that is only a Google search a way, human memory is still critical for us. Do you agree with this perspective?