What Happens During KCPE, KPSEA Exam Rehearsals
What Happens During KCPE, KPSEA Exam Rehearsals?Exams for the KPSEA and KCPE are soon. The examinations will begin on October 30 and go until November 1, 2023.
On Friday, October 27, 2023, the KCPE and KPSEA candidates will, however, have rehearsals before the exam papers are given the following week.
Among the many tasks teachers hired by Knec will perform on exam day as center managers, invigilators, and supervisors will be informing students on key exam regulations.
One of the most crucial things that candidates will be doing on this day is receiving a briefing on the rules, regulations, and exam penalties.
Arranging their desks or tables in accordance with the assessment numbers for KPSEA candidates and the index numbers for KCPE is another important step they will be guided through.
The responsibilities that exam supervisors, invigilators, and center managers will have that day are listed below.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF KPSEA, KCPE AND KCSE INVIGILATORS AND SUPERVISORS DURING REHEARSAL DAY
1) Ensuring a secure room with a lockable cabinet or cupboard is allocated by the Centre Manager for storage of examination materials other than the question papers and answer scripts during the examination period;
2) Inspecting examination rooms to ascertain that they meet the specification prescribed by the Council and are free of stimulus materials and ensure that the desks or tables are arranged as per the Council’s specifications;
3) Briefing candidates on how to conduct themselves during the examination.
4) For Supervisors to brief and assign duties to the invigilators on what is expected of them during the examination period;
During the examination period Knec has also allowed only a number of people inside exam centres. The measures are aimed to curb exam malpractices.
Knec has authorized only the following persons to be in the examination centres during KPSEA, KCPE and KCSE exam periods.
1 Centre Manager;
2 Deputy Principal/Headteacher;- where an examination centre has more than one deputy then the centre manager shall designate one deputy to assist him/her;
6 Laboratory technician and science teacher only during practicals;
7 Authorized support staff to prepare meals for candidates who will strictly restrict their movements to the Kitchen.