This was a peculiar mini maths camp where we went to a students’ educational camp. We had a full day session, unlike the half-day session we usually have when we visit schools. The organizer, Annette, had raised the tempo for us by promising the campers that by the end of the day, those who hate [...]
For the CBM conference, I used a slide and the following were the planned message for each slide. The slide can be accessed here (click to view).
I’d like to thank the organisers for the opportunity share some initiatives we have taken in Kenya. I’d also like to [...]
On Nov 1st and 2nd 2012, I had this wonderful chance to attend this forum where people from different background, yet applied mathematics in their fields were present. These were people with medium and high level mathematics skills. The presentations and discussions centered on revolutionizing the way maths is being given to students.
Maseno University offers a number of diploma and degree programs via e-learning. Usually, there is a mandatory orientation process for all new students.
Unlike in Kenya, Uk has a higher population very well versed with internet and therefore the orientation as we have been running it in Maseno would not be ideal for students [...]
I had this task to explain to someone who understood maths, but was not a statistician what is "sums of squares". I was free to use graphs to aide him. So I begun.
I have been granted this once in a lifetime opportunity to visit the University of Reading in the Uk. I have therefore started a category on the trip and nested it on the category under my name. I will be sharing here some of the things I will be learning in the course [...]
I am lost of words for the catchy entry into the blogging world. I therefore have opted to introduce who I am an my interests first.
I am an employee of Maseno University, where I also am just finishing my MSc in Applied Statistics. I just completed my thesis which was on climate [...]