Bett John

 

 

 

DR. Bett John, PhD
Lecturer, Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Educational Management
Faculty of Education and Community Studies
P.O. BOX 536 – 20115
Egerton, Kenya
Mobile: + 254 721843553/704831593
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EDUCATION

 

Year

Degree

Institution

2016

PhD (English Language Education)

Egerton University, Kenya

2008

M.ED (English Language Pedagogy)

Maseno University, Kenya

1995

B.ED (Arts)

Moi University, Kenya

1989

KCSE

Litein High School

1985

KCPE

Chelelach Primary School

 

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

 

Dates/Year

Title of Certificate

Institution Awarding

February, 2013

E-Learning Capacity Building Course on Developing and Publishing of Digital Teaching and Learning Materials

Egerton University

September, 2013

Training on the application of ARMS (Academic Records Management System) for Egerton University

Egerton University

August, 2008

Trained in the Application of ICT in Education Management

KESI

June 2003

Facilitated Seminar on new KCSE English language curriculum at the Divisional level

( Tengecha High School )

Bureti District Education Office

 

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

 

English language education: Curriculum review, development of teaching materials, English language instruction.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

Dec.,2016 - Present

Nov.,2012 - Nov 2016

Lecturer, Department of Curriculum, Instruction and

Assistant Lecturer, Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Educational Management

Dec., 2010 - 2012

Assistant Chief Examiner (KNEC) for English PP2

May, 2009 - 2012

Principal, Reresik High School, Kericho County

Jan, 2007 - 2009

Deputy Principal, Tulwet High School, Kericho County

May, 1995 - 2007

Assistant English/Literature Graduate teacher, Tulwet Secondary School

 

KEY RESEARCH PROJECTS (2006-Present)

 

Project period

Research Topic

September, 2009

Classroom Interaction in English Language Classes.

June, 2010

English Language learners’ classroom errors

September, 2011

English language learners’ Syntactic Errors

 

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS (2003-Present)

 

Indoshi, F. C., Bett, J. & Odera, F. (2009). Nature of Classroom Interaction in English Language Classes. International Journal of Learning. Melbourne, Australia: Common Ground Publishing Pty Ltd.

Bett, J. (2010). Error Analysis: The ESL Learner Dilemma. International journal of Learning. Illinois: Common Ground Publishing LLC.

Bett, J. (2013). Syntactic Errors: A Thorn in the Flesh of the Esl Learners. International Journal of Learning. Melbourne, Australia: Common Ground Publishing Pty Ltd.

(Paper approved for publication)

 

MEMBERSHIP TO PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

 

May 2009 – Nov., 2012

Kenya Secondary Schools Heads Association (KESSHA)