The government has passed new guidelines that will be mandatory for teachers nationwide to follow or they risk losing their jobs.
In a report by People Daily it has established that teachers will have to undertake a professional course inorder to remain in the teaching service.
Details of the report demystify it further that the Teachers Service Commission introduced a Teacher Professional Development (TPD) which each teacher on its payroll will have to go through after every five years.
In her message, TSC boss Nancy Macharia revealed that only teachers who will have completed the course will be the only ones who their certificates will be renewed.
Macharia added that the training will be able to develop collaborative engagements within teachers and stakeholders resulting in strong community of practice to enhance student performance and achievement.
Teachers will be able to undergo the course in the following institutions: Kenyatta University, Mount Kenya University, Riara University and the Kenya Education Management Institute (KEMI).