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Education educator

Obonyo Ochieng Patrick Digolo, Kenyan education educator. Recipient Special Merit award Government Kenya, 1983, Educational Research award Kenya Educational Research awards 1984, Kutera, 1988, Distinction award Kenyatta University, Nairobi, 1972.

Background

Digolo, Obonyo Ochieng Patrick was born on June 24, 1948 in Siaya, Nyanza, Kenya. Son of Mathias Ochieng and Magdalina Ajwang Ochieng.

Education

Teacher's Diploma, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya, 1973. Bachelor of Education, University Nairobi, 1976. Master of Education, University Nairobi, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy, Kenyatta University, 1987.

Career

Teacher local high school, Kisumu, Kenya, 1972-1973. Tutor Kamwenja Teachers' College, Nyeri, Kenya, 1976-1978. Lecturer Kenyatta University, Nairobi, 1980-1988.

Senior lecturer University nairobi, 1988-1995, associate professor, since 1995. Head Creative Arts College, Kenya, 1976-1978. Chairman department educational communications and technical, University Nairobi, 1989-1993, dean Faculty of Education, 1989-1995.

Member governing council Kenya Institute of Education, Nairobi, 1990-1998. Coordinator national commission for United Nations Educational, 1993-1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: East African Journal of Education, 1990-1995. Author: Art and Design for Forms 1 and 2, 1988, Arts and Design for Forms 3 and 4, 1990. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman Ulaf Association, East Africa, 1994-1996, Karemo Member's Club, Nairobi, 1993-1998. Patron University Nairobi Education Association, 1994-1997. Member International Society for Education Through Art, ERNESA (Africa and Middle East representative 1989-1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, photography, watching wild game, reading biographies, sports.

Connections

Married Beatrice Aoko Oyule. Children: Peter Opiyo, Lina Akinyi, Jonas Omondi, Absalom Otieno, Magdalina Ajwang.

father:
Mathias Ochieng

mother:
Magdalina Ajwang Ochieng

spouse:
Beatrice Aoko Oyule

child:
Peter Opiyo Digolo

child:
Lina Akinyi Digolo

child:
Jonas Omondi Digolo

child:
Absalom Otieno Digolo

child:
Magdalina Ajwang Digolo