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Promoting girl-child technical education

2017-12-04T23:00:00Z

In Bushenyi District, Uganda Technical College is spearheading this move by improving the female numbers at the institution



Don’t wait to graduate to create employment

2017-12-04T23:00:00Z

What started as a Music Dance and Drama club at university in 2010 is what triggered 27-year-old Ssegawa’s mind into the direction of edutainment



Know when to switch careers

2017-12-04T23:00:00Z

At a point in a person’s career path, there is likelihood of getting second thoughts on whether to continue in the same career



East African spelling bee competition set for December 9

2017-11-30T11:20:05Z

For the spelling lovers, the East African spelling bee grand finale will take place on December 9 at MTN Arena Lugogo



Overcome the hurdle of missing marks

2017-11-27T23:00:00Z

After fruitless efforts of going to the various administrative offices for help, Walusimbi was told to get in touch with his lecturer to help him trace the marks



Passion is key in vocational education

2017-11-27T23:00:00Z

This is wrong because the 21st Century dictates that professionals should acquire skills which most theoretical education does not offer



Inclusive education can break stigma on special needs children

2017-11-27T23:00:00Z

Inclusive education happens when children with or without disabilities participate and learn together in the same classes



Herbert Muhumuza strives to see students excel

2017-11-27T23:00:00Z

This, he does because it is part of his duties as the deputy principal in charge of academics but even so because he has an inborn passion for excellence



You need a skill outside your job description

2017-11-27T23:00:00Z

Sometimes what people forget is that when they embark on a job hunting spree, it is necessary to know a few other skills outside your job description



Higher education chief warns students against greed for power

2017-11-12T12:22:37Z

Prof. Opuda-Asibo’s counsel also comes at a time when before Parliament is a Bill that seeks to lower from 30 the age at which one will be eligible to contest for a district chairperson’s seat.



Janet rebukes teachers over poor hygiene

2017-11-08T15:00:00Z

Recounting her primary school days, Ms Museveni told participants at the education sector review workshop in Kampala on Tuesday that they always looked cleaner than today’s pupils



Are schools caring enough for students with chronic illnesses?

2017-10-25T17:53:54Z

This grave decision nearly cost him his life after spending days without taking tablets, only resuming when he got back home for holidays



Kigezi High School suspends 500 students over strike

2017-10-21T08:40:08Z

It all started after the school management expelled four students for their alleged involvement in sexual relations



Makerere wins inter-university moot court competitions

2017-10-21T08:14:45Z

In total, ten universities that offer the law course participated in this year's inter-university moot court competitions held at Kampala International University



Teachers arrested for abandoning class to ride Boda Bodas

2017-10-16T09:20:36Z

Parents accused them of abandoning classes to operate commercial motorcycle taxis, known as Boda Boda, while continuing to draw salaries



Spelling bee to be incorporated into education calendar

2017-10-15T17:02:43Z

The commissioner for primary education Mr Tonny Lusambu has challenged parents to establish reading corners in their respective homes and ensure those corners are not tampered with



Uneb introduces new system to grade schools

2017-10-13T07:35:04Z

The examining body will look at the aggregate a pupil scored in Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) and compare them with the scores they get in Uganda Certificate of Education



UCU clarifies status on employees

2017-09-30T08:56:53Z

The University Communications and Marketing Manager, Michael Mubangizi, in a statement, said the staff had resigned or were on leave



Muteesa I Royal University closed over students' strike

2017-09-25T17:10:13Z

The students particularly accused the Vice Chancellor, Prof Arthur Sserwanga of spending more time at the university’s city campus in Kakeeka, Kampala, thus neglecting the main campus



Tear gas rock MUST as students protest over ‘unfair’ examination policy

2017-09-25T11:46:47Z

Police led by Rwizi region police commander Robert Walugembe fired teargas to disperse the rowdy students who had attacked medical students stopping them from attending lectures



Makerere recalls 69 degrees

2017-09-19T12:29:51Z

The decision follows the scrutiny of 60,000 degrees the institution has awarded and recommendations from the committee led by Dr Damalie Naggitta-Musoke, the former dean of the School of Law



Rugunda to Namagunga students: You have nothing to stop you from shining

2017-09-18T11:56:19Z

Presiding over the Namagunga’s 75 years of existence, Mr Rugunda who represented the president said that the students have got a lot of role models to look up to in society, who are also the schools old girls



Schools hike fees despite Education ministry warning

2017-09-16T11:00:00Z

Schools and their regulators cite high cost of production and cost of living as the main reasons behind their hike of schools fees or extra charges



Options to consider outside formal education

2017-09-04T22:00:00Z

Usually, this kind of education is expected to be academic based. But for one reason or another, not everyone gets a chance to attain a formal education



Parent, teacher relationships crucial

2017-09-04T22:00:00Z

Whenever Lordrich Kananura’s parents visited him at St Peters Primary School, Nsambya, they made it a point to go to the headmaster’s office and inquire about his progress