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[PHOTOS] Teachers troop back to school ahead of reopening

In Summary

• Teacher was in the classroom, cleaning the chalk board as empty desks were arranged to factor in social distancing rules.

•Last week, the Council of Governors announced ECDE centres would open a month after other schools reopen to assess the preparedness.

Kihumbuini Primary School headteacher Hassan Tala addresses teachers who turned up at the school, Kangemi on September 28, 2020.
Kihumbuini Primary School headteacher Hassan Tala addresses teachers who turned up at the school, Kangemi on September 28, 2020.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU

Teachers across the country trooped back to schools on Monday to prepare to receive learners once the Education ministry announces return dates.

At Kihumbuini Primary School in Kangemi, headteacher Hassan Tala was a group of teachers who had sat next to each other while maintaining social distancing rules.

Another teacher was in the classroom, cleaning the chalk board as empty desks were arranged to factor in social distancing rules.

At Moi Avenue Primary School, teachers and parents inspected newly built toilets.

Teachers convened for a meeting to discuss reopening.

Last week, the Council of Governors announced ECDE centres would open a month after other schools reopen to assess the preparedness.

President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to address the nation after the Covid-19 conference where he is expected to announce new measures for a post-Covid Kenya.

A teacher prepares an empty Standard 8 classroom at Kihumbuini Primary School, Kangemi on September 28, 2020
A teacher prepares an empty Standard 8 classroom at Kihumbuini Primary School, Kangemi on September 28, 2020
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Moi Avenue Primary school receive a year's supply of toilet paper for the pupils and members of staff for the school
Moi Avenue Primary school receive a year's supply of toilet paper for the pupils and members of staff for the school
Image: CHARLENE MALWA
Kihumbuini Primary School headteacher Hassan Tala addresses teachers who turned up at the school, Kangemi on September 28, 2020.
Kihumbuini Primary School headteacher Hassan Tala addresses teachers who turned up at the school, Kangemi on September 28, 2020.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Entrance to Moi Avenue Primary School.
Entrance to Moi Avenue Primary School.
Image: CHARLENE MALWA
Kihumbuini Primary School headteacher Hassan Tala addresses teachers who turned up at the school, Kangemi on September 28, 2020.
Kihumbuini Primary School headteacher Hassan Tala addresses teachers who turned up at the school, Kangemi on September 28, 2020.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Teachers and PTA members of Moi Avenue Primary check on the newly built toilets on September 28, 2020 ahead of reopening
Teachers and PTA members of Moi Avenue Primary check on the newly built toilets on September 28, 2020 ahead of reopening
Image: CHARLENE MALWA
A teacher prepares an empty Standard 8 classroom at Kihumbuini Primary School, Kangemi on September 28, 2020
A teacher prepares an empty Standard 8 classroom at Kihumbuini Primary School, Kangemi on September 28, 2020
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Moi Avenue Primary school Teachers meeting at the school compound in preparedness for schools reopening on. September 28, 2020.
Moi Avenue Primary school Teachers meeting at the school compound in preparedness for schools reopening on. September 28, 2020.
Image: CHARLENE MALWA