Citing performance, senators ask TSC to reverse transfers

Mr Christopher Langat, who is Bomet senator and chairman of the Senate's Education committee, during a groundbreaking ceremony for construction of Sirgoi Modern Day Secondary School in Mosoriot, Nandi County, on October 28, 2019. PHOTO | JARED NYATAYA | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Chairman Christopher Langat (Bomet) said the Teachers Service Commission should review the transfers and ensure the school heads return to their former stations.
  • Dr Langat noted the risk of poor performance in national examinations, saying the move has left boards of management, principals and teachers demoralised.
  • The commission has transferred 2,631 school heads of the reopening of institutions on Monday.

The Senate Education committee has accused the TSC of transferring secondary school heads hardly a year after their last moves.

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