KNEC EXAMS UPDATES. Elementary Primary school teachers would no longer be involved in the administration of the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE).
Primary school teachers who had been drafted to invigilate KCSE exams have already been removed off the list of Curriculum Support Officers (CSOS).
Primary school teachers will now be responsible for the:
- Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) and
- Kenya Primary School Education Assessment (KPSEA) exams,
- while secondary school teachers will be responsible for the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE).
Junior secondary school (JSS) teachers, on the other hand, will not participate in any national exam invigilation this year.
Knec advises all instructors assigned to conduct KCSE tests to :
- accept their new roles,
- visit the CP2 site, enter their information, and print their deployment letters.
The deployment portal also prohibits elementary school teachers from being sent to deliver KCSE exams.
KNEC EXAMS UPDATES
According to the Teachers Service Commission (TSC), 223,223 teachers have been verified to act as supervisors and invigilators in the national exams in 2023.
According to the Commission, 37,731 instructors have been vetted to serve as examiners this year.
2.3 million students who are registered to take the KCPE and KCSE exams this year will take their national exams through Knec.
A total of 1,415,315 applicants will take the KCPE exam, and another 903,260 applicants will take the KCSE exam.
Kenya National Examination Council Chief Executive David Njengere announced that preparations for 1,282,574 Grade Six students have been completed.
For the 2023 KCSE, KCPE, and KPSEA exams, 1,143 containers will be used.
Njengere stated that the 576 distribution centers or containers will be utilized to store KPSEA and KCPE exams.
KNEC EXAMS UPDATES
Machogu asked all workers taking part in the national examinations to perform their tasks professionally and in accordance with the established norms.
KNEC 2023 PAYMENT RATES FOR CONTRACTED PROFESSIONALS
|Contracted Professional||Exam||Region||Pay Per Day||Total Days engaged||Total Pay|
|Centre Manager||KCPE/KPSEA||All Regions||Sh500||4||Sh2,000|
|Centre Manager||KCSE||All Regions||Sh500||18||Sh9,000|
|Invigilators||KCSE||Nairobi & Mombasa||Sh580||17||Sh9,860|
|Supervisors||KCSE||Nairobi & Mombasa||Sh695||18||Sh12,510|
|Security Officers||KCSE||All Regions||Sh420||16||Sh6,720|