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The Disadvantages of Schools Segregated by Sex

Schools Uganda 02:07, 17th July 2016 Opinion
 The Disadvantages of Schools Segregated by Sex

If you believe a woman’s place is in the kitchen when she isn’t spitting out babies, you may be a supporter of schools segregated by sex. However, because most people do not subscribe to this archaic gender stereotype that gender-segregated schools often promote, most people wag their fingers at this institutional method of learning. Modern psychology and common sense will...

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Teaching Strategies: 10 Things Successful Educators Do

Schools Uganda 08:07, 6th July 2016 Opinion
Teaching Strategies: 10 Things Successful Educators Do

What makes a successful teacher? If you were to ask any observer you may hear things like, the teacher kept the students engaged  via unique teaching strategies , and the classroom basically ran by itself. But, if you were to ask a student, you’d probably hear a different response along the lines of “they make learning fun” or “they...

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MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND SPORTS ALGERIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS SCHEME 2016/2017

Schools Uganda 11:07, 2nd July 2016 Scholarship
MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND SPORTS ALGERIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS SCHEME 2016/2017

Applications are invited from suitably qualified scholars to pursue studies at Undergraduate Level in Algerian Universities for 2016/2017 Academic Year. FIELDS OF STUDY SLOTS Doctor of Medicine 01 Doctor of Dental Medicine 01 Mathematics and Computer Science 09 Technical Sciences 10 Science of Matter 08 Nature and Life Sciences 07 Economic Science and Commercial Management 03 French Literature 03...

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Call for abstracts for the Annual Research Dissemination Conference

Schools Uganda 01:06, 18th June 2016 Abstracts
Call for abstracts for the Annual Research Dissemination Conference

Mbarara University of Science and Technology has issued a call for research abstracts for the 12th Annual Research Dissemination Conference to be held on 2nd November 2016. The Institute of Management Sciences is proud to announce that it will be hosting the 12th MUST Annual Research Dissemination Conference to be held on 2nd November, 2016; under the theme: “Research and...

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Helmut-Schmidt-Programme (Master’s Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance) 2017

Schools Uganda 04:06, 17th June 2016 Scholarship
Helmut-Schmidt-Programme (Master’s Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance) 2017

Since 2009, the DAAD programme "Public Policy and Good Governance” (PPGG) is supporting future leaders from Africa, Latin-America, South-Asia, Southeast-Asia and the Middle-East who want to promote democracy and social justice in their home countries. The programme, which is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office, offers the chance to acquire a Master’s degree in Master programmes of particular relevance...

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5 Reasons Your Young Child Should Be Bilingual

Schools Uganda 08:06, 9th June 2016 Opinion
5 Reasons Your Young Child Should Be Bilingual

At some point our children will be given the opportunity to learn a foreign language. Unfortunately, most schools don't offer foreign language lessons until children are in some upper class. Yet study after study proves that exposing children to a new language before the age of five has numerous benefits. And since their world will someday expand beyond your own...

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Get to understand the differences between a diploma and a degree

Schools Uganda 10:06, 7th June 2016 facts
Get to understand the differences between a diploma and a degree

One of the most common questions we are asked is – Whats the difference between a Diploma and a Degree? Here, we hope to unjumble the jargon and explain some of the key differences.  Here are some key notions: . Diplomas: Usually take about 1 – 2 years /// Degrees: Usually take approximately 3 – 4 years of tertiary study....

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Jobs - at ​Lamb school kindergarten and daycare ​ ​​

Schools Uganda 09:06, 7th June 2016 Jobs

Teaching assistants DescriptionOrganizing and taking part in school events, outings and co-curricular activities.Details Location: Seguku, Entebbe roadWe are currently looking for two (2) teaching assistants who are dedicated to providing quality child care, interactive learning and memorable experiences. They will assist the teachers in developing and shaping an early childhood for infants.Key responsibilities and duties: Help develop teaching goals for the...

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Internship Opportunities

Schools Uganda 01:06, 1st June 2016 Internship
Internship Opportunities

Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) set up under the Investment Code 1991 is a statutory agency mandated to initiate and support measures that enhance investment in Uganda and advise Government on appropriate policies conducive for investment promotion and growth. The changing investment environment and Government priorities have necessitated the modification of UIA’s mandate.UIA offers internship in an effort to provide students...

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Jobs, Jobs Jobs at Uganda Martyrs University (UMU)

Schools Uganda 09:05, 26th May 2016 Jobs
Jobs, Jobs Jobs at Uganda Martyrs University (UMU)

Faculty Of AgriculturePost: Full-time Senior Lecturer, Agribusiness/Agricultural Economics (1 vacancy)Duty Station: Uganda Martyrs University Main Campus, NkoziJob No: UMU/AGRIC/01/2016Report to: Dean, Faculty of AgricultureAcademic Qualification and ExperienceThe candidate should be a holder of PhD in Agricultural Economics or Agribusiness with at least 3 years teaching experience at Lecturer level in a recognized Institution of Higher Education. S/he should have published...

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Change in school curriculum should reflect cultural relevance

Schools Uganda 06:05, 24th May 2016 Opinion
Change in school curriculum should reflect cultural relevance

The debate about the confusing nature of the hyped new Ugandan curriculum has resurfaced. Parliament has suspended the implementation of this curriculum, and yet, some select schools are already piloting the same curriculum. What will become of the students who will be “guinea pigs” in this whole process? Uganda’s education system has run out of relevance since it was suited...

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Should Teachers and Students Be "Friends" Online?

Schools Uganda 07:05, 14th May 2016 Opinion
Should Teachers and Students Be "Friends" Online?

Sam was on his Facebook account and searched for his favorite teacher, Ms. Sawyer. He clicked to find out more information about her when a message popped up "Janice only shares some information publicly. If you know Janice, add her as a friend or send her a message." Sam clicked the friend request. A few hours later Janice, I mean...

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Gulu University students Burn main hall

Schools Uganda 03:05, 14th May 2016 News
Gulu University students Burn main hall

Students at Gulu University on Wednesday  11th-may engaged police in running battles, setting the university’s main hall in Laroo Division on fire over delayed release of last semester’s examination results. Students from the Faculty of Education and Humanities have for the past week been protesting the university’s failure to release examination results, a few days to the start of the...

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Equity Bank introduces MasterCard for UTAMU students

Schools Uganda 10:05, 12th May 2016 News
 Equity Bank introduces MasterCard for UTAMU students

Equity Bank has introduced an ATM Card for Uganda Technology and Management University (UTAMU) that also doubles-up as IDs for students.The Campus Card is the official University Student & Staff Card, and is the student’s Personal Identification while on campus.However, its features extend far beyond a simple ID – it works as a meal card, library card, access card, debit...

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15 Things I Want My Son To Know By The Time He’s 15

Schools Uganda 11:05, 3rd May 2016 Opinion
15 Things I Want My Son To Know By The Time He’s 15

Not too long ago, my son (I’ll call him Z) turned one.Someone once told me that your child’s first birthday is a momentous one. Not mainly because your child has developed so much over the past year … But because you, as a parent, have survived one whole year of dirty diapers, sleepless nights, and uncontrollable crying.So congratulations to all...

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