Teachers To Attend Online TPAD Training Next Week
The Teachers Service Commission (TSC), has released a circular informing on a two-day online TPAD training for teachers.
According to the circular signed by the TSC Director for Quality Assurance Dr. Reuben Nthamburi, every county should submit four TPAD champions for the training scheduled to start next week.
“The Teachers Service Commission has planned a two-day training for teachers on the Online TPAD System for teachers. Every County to identify Four TPAD Champions (2 secondary & 2 primary) per zone and eight (8) SNE TPAD Champions at the County Level to be trained. The teachers selected should be those who have not been previously trained on the Online TPAD system,” reads the circular in part.
Earlier, TSC had said that its coordinating training of 1,166 teachers on CBC. “Teachers Service Commission is coordinating the Training of 1,166 Tutors on CBC through a Multi-agency approach. The training started today 6th and ends on 10th, September 2021,” said TSC on.
The training of TPAD champions will be region-based. Coast, Nairobi and North Eastern regions will start their training from 13th September 2021 while Western and Nyanza regions will start their training from 15th September 2021.
Rift Valley region, Eastern and Central regions will hold the training will from 20th September 2021.
It is expected that once trained, the TPAD champions will teach other teachers during the one-week September holiday in their zones through a cascade model.
The training will be conducted virtually through Microsoft Teams as per the regional schedules
“The training will be conducted virtually through Microsoft Teams as per the regional schedules. The Commission has scheduled a Virtual Preparation Meeting through Microsoft Teams with the TPAD Master Trainers on Thursday, 9th September 2021 from 10.00am,” reads the circular.
The TPAD Masters should use this link https://tinyurl.com/Preparation-Meeting-TPAD to log into the meeting on the aforementioned date and time.
In order to effectively deliver the virtual training, the county directors are required to send a list of the 107 teachers to [email protected] by4.00pm, Friday, 3rd September 2021, with the subject TPAD Teacher Training for NAME OF COUNTY.
The list must ensure gender parity, representation from primary, secondary and special schools.