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The National ICT Innovation and Integration Centre

"innovate, create and transform education"

Welcome to the website of the National ICT Innovation and Integration Centre (NI3C). The Centre undertakes research, develops and promotes new and emerging technologies for integration in education. 

It offers capacity building on higher levels of ICT integration in Education; and keenly participates in advising Ministry of Education's Senior Management on innovations in education and training.

The Centre’s mandate also includes support on IT-related issues through a helpdesk (monitored both on phone and through this website).

ICT-Training

The centre offers a variety of ICT training programmes to teachers and education managers to stimulate ICT integration in education and training.

The trainings are held in any of our state-of-the-art computer laboratories under the facilitation of well experienced trainers in pedagogy and ICT integration.

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Helpdesk

The Centre provides support for schools in matters of ICT and related issues.

You may find some answers to your question in the Helpdesk Knowledgebase or you can contact the NI3C Helpdesk for specific issues using any mode communication provided.

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Document Centre

All documents related to the centre, ICT in Education and Policy Documents on ICT / Ministry of Education, can be found in our elaborated document centre.

This Document Centre is frequently updated to ensure information being provided is correct, significant and up to date.

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Latest news

Countrywide TOTs Training on Integration of ICTs in teaching and learning

On Thursday January 23, 2014 by Silas Maiyo - 0 comments

The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology is currently carrying out a countrywide training of Teachers who will be Trainers of Trainers (TOTs) on Integration of ICTs in teaching and learning activities.

 

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Solar Powered Laptop for School-Age Children

On Monday April 8, 2013 by Barnabas Sang - 12 comments

According to Jubilee Government Manifesto, above featured as one of the priority actions aimed at supporting education in its mandate to prepare Kenyans meet requirements of middle income knowledge-based society. As such, we the ICT Champions in Education sector have a devine moment to provide critical knowledge and experience to guide in design, development and implementation of an appropriate solution or array of solutions for entire country along all levels of education when school-aged "child" can be found. "Child" is in the context of definitions in the constitution.

ICT Integration Committee have explored two approaches:

  • Devices issued and belonging to the pupils (i.e. Kids take devices home similar to text books)
  • Devices belongs to schools (and hence issued to pupils for use in lesson delivery, and collected back for use by other cohorts of students in other grades)
In Both cases we have advantanges and disadvantages which will vary from one level of education to another and from grade to grade.
Other factors considered include

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Internship Vacancies

On Monday January 14, 2013 by Rebecca Keli - 1 comment

NI3C seeks to give students opportunity to gain industry skills through our internship programme. We are currently looking for 2 ICT Interns.

Qualifications

  • Must be a university student pursuing a degree in Computer Science, IT or related course.
  • Must be in either third or fourth year of their studies.
  • Must be proficient in atleast one programming language and MSSQL database.
  • Should understand basic ICT security and networks.
  • Must be available for a period of 3 months.

i) Quarter 1

Application Deadline: 2013-01-21

Internship Start Date: 2013-01-28

ii) Quarter 2

Application Deadline: 2013-04-19

Internship Start Date: 2013-05-06

iii) Quarter 3

Application Deadline: 2013-08-23

Internship Start Date: 2013-09-02

How to apply: 

Send a copy of your application letter and a 2 page C.V to: rkeli@education.go.ke and cc. ni3c@education.go.ke.

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NI3C host's System Developers Forum

On Wednesday November 21, 2012 by Rebecca Keli - 1 comment

Forum Participant and the FacilitatorsNI3C hosted a 2-day System Developers Forum on 16-17 November 2012. The target group was the ICT officers in the Education institutions (TSC, KNEC, MoE) and interested university students. We had a total number of 30 developers sharing knowledge on ASP.NET and MS-SQL platforms. The facilitators were Jente Roseels and Koen Goovarts from Erasmus University in Brussels, Belgium, who are currently on internship at the Centre.

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St. Joseph Girls -Kibwezi Visit

On Friday November 9, 2012 by Rebecca Keli - 0 comments

Today we are hosting 49 students and two teachers from St. Joseph Girls -Kibwezi. According to their teacher, Mr. Nzioki, who is also the ICT champion Kibwezi constituency, the students visit was to enlighten them on ICT integration in education and the innovation that can help them as students. 

 

St. Joseph Girls -Kibwezi

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