Knec releases circular on 2021 teacher examinations and registration

Knec releases circular on 2021 teacher examinations and registration

SUBJECT: REGISTRATION OF CANDIDATES FOR 2021 TEACHER EDUCATION EXAMINATIONS

The Kenya National Examinations Council will be administering the following Teacher Education examinations in 2021:

1       Diploma in Special Needs Education – SNE

2       Diploma in Teacher Education – DTE

3      Early Childhood Development and Education – ECDE

4       Primary Teacher Education – PTE

5      Teacher Certificate In Adult Education – TCAE

Following the release of the revised term dates by the Ministry of Education, KNEC wishes to inform all the Heads of Teacher Training Institutions that the key dates for various Teacher Education examination processes have been rescheduled as follows:

Key Activities and Dates For Teacher Education Examinations

ACTIVITYSNEDTEECDEPTE/TCAE
Online registration of Candidates1st March to 30th April1st March to 30th April 1st March to 30th April1st March to 30th April
Return of registration materials to KNEC by colleges3rd to 10th May3rd to 10th May3rd to 10th May3rd to 10th May
Assessment of candidates with special needs2nd to 11th June2nd to 11th June2nd to 11th June2nd to 11th June
Assessment of teaching practice September September October September
Examinations periodJuly/AugustJuly/AugustDecemberJuly/August

1.      All candidates who have been referred  in previous PTE and TCAE examinations are eligible to register for the referred  papers in the year 2021.

2.     There will be no registration for the Proficiency in Early Childhood  Development Education.

3.      The current Certificate and Diploma in ECDE course will be offered  for the last time year 2021 as the curriculum for ECDE is expected to change in the year 2022.

4.      The Heads of Teacher Training Institutions and Sub County Directors of Education are requested to bring this information to the attention of  the Trainees  and candidates who have been referred in the previous Examinations.

Dr. Mercy G. Karogo, MBS
Ag. CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

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