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CEMASTEA is an institution that offers In-Servie Eduction and Training (INSET) for local and international Mathematics and Science Educators. The training is offered for both Primary and Secondary school level.There are three main training programmes namely Primray INSET programme, Secondary INSET programme and Strengthening of Mathematics and Science Education in Africa (SMASE-Africa) programme. The latter offers training for international participants.  Within these training programmes ICT integration in teaching and  learning is offered. All these trainings are coordinated by the training  department of CEMASTEA

A department of excellence in teacher capacity development in Africa
To transform teaching by continuously developing competences for effective curriculum delivery and improved quality of education

Core Functions
The main responsibility of the training department is plan, organize, direct, corrdinate and monitor INSET, support workshops and training conferences and symposia. Specifically the department functions are but not limited to:
• Formulating and implementing institutional training policies;
•Advising on matters pertaining to teacher capacity development;
• Spearheading the coordination and development of teacher capacity development programmes in accordance with policies specified by the government and in consultation with other relevant bodies;
• coordinating the implementation of teacher capacity development programmes for Kenya and other African countries; and
• providing advisory and consultancy services in teacher capacity development;

Programme Description
The training prgrammes include:
1)    Primary INSET programme
2)    Secondary INSET programme
3)    SMASE-Africa programme;

1)    Training on effective and innovative pedagogy
2)    Consultancy on INSET

Quality Policy Statement

The Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education in Africa is committed to providing training to curriculum implementers and conducting educational research in a timely, efficient and effective manner

The Centre is committed to satisfying customer, organizational, legal and ISO 9001:2015 requirements and to the continual improvement of its quality management system.



CEMASTEA Coding and Robotics Boot Camp 2023


CEMASTEA in collaboration with other partners has organised a coding and robotics residential and non-residential boot camp for students to learn programming fundamentals. The boot camp will take part in 2 cohorts as follows; 1st Cohort 20th -24th November, 2023 and 2nd Cohort 27th November - 1st December, 2023. The CEMASTEA boot camp will cover Creative coding, Robotics, Mobile App Development, 3D Design/Graphic Design, Maths & Science Innovations.  

 Please register with the link:

CEMASTEA Newsletter

The CEMASTEA Info Newsletter Issue 014 is Out!!!!!!! With very interesting articles on Training Junior Secondary School teachers, Coding skills for teachers and Going Green. Download a copy and read more.


Journal of Mathematics, Science and Technology Education (JOMSTE)! Are you looking for a journal to publish your work? Click here for more information and Guidelines for Authors.

CEMASTEA’s Practitioner Journal of Mathematics and Science Teachers

CEMASTEA has established a Practitioner Journal of Mathematics and Science Teachers (PJM&ST). Click here to access the journal. The journal is also accessible on CEMASTEA Content Repository using the link: and on the Online Journal System using the link:

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Our Location

Centre for Mathematics, Science & Technology
Education in Africa (CEMASTEA)
P.O.Box 24214-00502
Karen Road-Bogani Road  Junction
Tel: 020-2044406 ,+254 706 722697/+254 780 797648

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