Ministry of Education & Libraries


Hon. Jemimah Tuja

County Executive Committee (CEC)

COUNTY CHIEF OFFICER

Miss Philomena Kirote

 

COMPOSITION OF THE MINISTRY & FUNCTIONS

The Education sector comprises of the pre-school, youth training and children services sub-sectors. However, the county government is expected to support projects and programmes falling under Early Childhood Development ,Primary and secondary education, Adult education, and higher education ,Youth Training and Homecraft centers and Children services. The functions of the ministry is outlined below.

EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION

Strengthening early childhood education:

  • Recruitment of teachers and Provision of teaching and learning facilities.
  • Construction of ECDC facilities such as classrooms ,toilets and playing facilities

PRIMARY SCHOOL

Increasing enrolment rates and performance:

  • Construction of school facilities and provision of teaching and learning facilities.

Increase transition from Primary to secondary:

  • Strengthening inspection and quality control.

SECONDARY SCHOOL

Increasing enrolment rate and performance:

  • Construction of school facilities and provision of teaching and learning facilities.
  • Strengthening inspection and quality control.

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

Increasing enrolment in Youth Polytechnic:

  • Construction of Youth Development facilities.
  • Strengthening inspection and quality control.
  • Recruitment of Instructors.

ADULT EDUCATION

Increasing enrolment in Adult leaderning centres:

  • Establishment and Equipping of learning centers.
  • Provision of more teachers and teaching and learning materials.
  • Strengthening inspection and quality control.

CHILDREN SERVICES

Reducing the number of Children in need of special Protection:

  • Strengthening institutions catering for the needs of the children such as children courts ,children offices and child advisory committees.

HOME CRAFT DEVELOPMENT

Development of Local skills and tacit Knowledge:

  • Strengthening institutions catering for the needs of the children such as children courts ,children offices and child advisory committees.