Empowering Curriculum Excellence: Insights from Phase 2 of the Curriculum Development Workshop

In April 2024, the Curriculum Development Workshop continued its transformative journey with Phase 2, welcoming Cohort 3 Faculty Administrators and Full-time Faculty members from the Western Campus in Kisumu. This phase was dedicated to further enhancing curriculum development and review processes, with a focus on integrating competency-based approaches. Throughout the workshop, participants were guided by specific training objectives aimed at fostering curriculum excellence:

  1. Deepening Understanding of Educational Philosophies: Participants delved into educational philosophies to effectively articulate their institution’s curricular vision, fostering clarity and alignment with educational goals.
  2. Empowering Informed Decision-Making: The workshop empowered participants to make informed decisions by aligning curricular goals with established standards, ensuring educational quality and relevance.
  3. Exploring Innovative Learning Strategies: Through the exploration of active learning strategies and the integration of technology, participants discovered creative methods to create engaging and interactive learning experiences.
  4. Enhancing Assessment and Feedback Proficiency: Participants honed their skills in designing effective assessment and feedback strategies, recognizing their crucial role in promoting student learning and development.
  5. Embracing Contemporary Educational Trends: The workshop provided insights into contemporary educational trends, enabling participants to tailor instruction to meet the diverse and evolving needs of learners effectively.

From April 24th to 26th, 2024, Cohort 3 Faculty Administrators and Full-time Faculty members from the Western Campus in Kisumu actively participated in this enriching learning experience. Their dedication and commitment exemplify a collective effort towards advancing curriculum excellence and ensuring high-quality education delivery. Stay tuned for further updates as we continue to shape the future of education through innovative curriculum development practices.