Research Papers/Topics in Basic Education

Secondary School Education Development Programme (Ssedp) and Academic Performance in Tanzania, A Case Study of Dar-Es-Salaam City

ABSTRACT  The purpose of the study was to examine the relationship between the increased secondary school education enrolment and the quality of education as a result of the launching of the Secondary school education development programme (SSEDP) in Tanzania where Dar-es-salaam city was the case study considering five schools to constitute tl1e sample framework. These were Jangwani Girls SS, Zanaki Girls SS, Azania Boys S.S, Benjamin Mkapa (mixed) SS and Dar-es-salaam ss. The study was guid...

Teaching Learning Resources and English Language Ability of Learners in Selected Primary Schools of Kawempe Division Kampala District Uganda.

ABSTRACT The research study was carried out in Kawempe Division-Kampala District. The research was basically based on a topic: “Learning resources and English ‘language ability of learners in selected primary schools in Kawempe Division-Kampala District. The research was guided by a number of objectives which included the following;- to find out effective ways of improving pupils’ English language ability, to establish the impact of learning resources on primary school learners’ ...

The Relationship between Performance in Mathematics and Physics at Kcse Level in Kenyan Secondary Schools (Case Study Nandi East District-Rift Valley Province)

ABSTRACT Mathematics is a vital part of solving many Physics problems. It is a universal language that could often condense a complicated conceptual problem into a simple relationship between variables. Mathematics teaching should enhance pupils' learning of Physics. On the other hand concepts learnt in Physics should enhance the understanding of some concepts in Mathematics. Factors influencing students' full participation in learning of Physics are the attitude towards Physics, student...

The Effects Of Learning Disabilities On The Academic Performance In English In Kuresoi Zone In Nakuru . Distrct Kenya

ABSTRACTLearning difficulties is a great hindrance to the development of a child's education levelas welf as the educational system as a whole. In the world today every nation, tribe orfamily is affected in one way or the other by the learning difficulties. Many learners withgeneral or specific learning experience problems in reading English. These diversitiesrange from inability to spell words correctly, inability to pronounce words co1Tectly tospeaking of language itself. As a result of ina...

The Roles And Challenges Of Microenterprises In The Economic Transformation Of The Society

TABLE OF CONTENTSTABLE OF CONTENTS ............................................................................................. iDECLARATION ....................................................................................................... iiiAPPROVAL ................................................................................... .ivDEDICATION·······································································...

Physical Facilities And Academic Performance Of Science In Ruchu Girls Secondary School, Maragua District, Kenya

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION ........................................................................ .iAPPROVAL ....... ......................................................................... iiDEDICATION ................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ............................................................ .ivTABLE OF CONTENTS .................................................... vLIST OF FIGURES .....................................................

Drug Abuse And Students Violent Strikes In Western Uganda: (A Case Study Of Nyabushozi County, Kiruhuura District)

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Learning Influence and Academic Performance of Students in Chemistry in Mosocho Division, Kisii District, Kenya.

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to investigate the learning influence and academic performance in chemistry in secondary schools in Mosocho Division. Kisii District. Kenya. This study was necessitated by the repeated poor performance witnessed amongst candidates in Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (K.C.S.E). Examinations in Chemistry subject in the division. The study therefore sought to establish the factors behind the same with the view for setting the stage for reviews a...

Effects Of Alcoholism On Academic Performance. A Case Study Of Rubaare Sub-County Ntungano District By Ampurire Pheonah

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATIONAPPROVALDEDICATION iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENTS ivTABLE OF CONTENT vLIST OF TABLES viiiABSTRACT ixCHAPTER ONE 11.0 Introduction 1I . I Background of the Study 11. I .2 Historical Background 11.1.3 Theoretical background 2I .4 Conceptual frame works 31.2 Statement of the problem 41.3 Research objectives 41.4 Research questions 41.5 Research Hypothesis 41.6 Scope of the study 51 .6. 1 Geographical scope 51.6.2 Time scope S1.6.3 Theoretical scope 51.6.4 Content scope 61.7 Sign...

Parenting Styles And Teenage Behaviour (Case Study Of Mpanga Ss.S Kabarole District)

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATIONAPPROVALDEDICATION IIIACKNOWLEDGEMENT ivTABLE OF CONTENTS vABSTRACT VIflCHAPTER ONE 11.0. Introduction 11.1. Background of the Study 11.2. Problem Statement 41.3. Purpose of the study 51.4. Objectives of the study 51.5. Research Questions 51.6. Scope of the study 51.6.1. Content Scope 51.6.2. Geographical Scope 51.6.3. Time Scope 61.7. Significance of the study 6CHAPTER TWO 7LITERATURE REVIEW 72.0. Introduction 72.1. Parenting and Teenage misbehavior 82.2. Types of...

To Establish Factors That Hinder Development Of Educational Programmes For The Mentally Handicapped In Kayole Zone- Nairobi A Special Study Paper

AbstractThis study took cognizance of the fact that the development of educationalprogrammes for the mentally handicapped have been hindered by severalfactors. Awareness creation among the various stakeholders on these problemswould lead to the solutions with the aim of finally improving on theseprogrammes. The survey research method was used with three differentquestionnaires as the tools for quantitative data collection. The number ofparticipants (respondents) were thirty out of which fifte...

Hiv/ Aids And Performance In Some Selected Public Primary Schools In Mumberes Zone Koibatek District Kenya.

ABSTRACTThe researcher finds that the learners who are affected by HIV/ AIDS have had their education performance negatively due to poverty, ignorance and careless behaviour. Majority of them finally drops out of school. Hr: used qualitative approach where he did survey. The researcher made use of questionnaireof which the targeted population included head teachers, teachers, parents and pupils from four schools. Tulwamoi, Equator, Soymining and Mumberes primary Analy...

INFLUENCE OF FIRST LANGUAGE ON LEARNERS' PERFORMANCE IN KISW AHILI LANGUAGE AT THE PRIMARY LEVEL IN LAMBVVE DIVISION PRIMARY SCHOOLS- KENYA.

ABSTRACT This is an academic project that is likely to foster other research activities. It was specifically setout to investigate the unique characteristics of Luo language that put it as a barrier tocommunicate in others language especially Kiswahili. This arose from a great concern thatKenyan Local Language are greatly influencing the acquisition of second language (English andKiswahili)In this research, a total number of one hundred respondents have been contacted and they havegiven out t...

FACTORS AFFECTING THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF THE MARRIED WOMEN STUDENTS IN THE FACULTY OF EDUCATION, KAMPALA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY

ABSTRACTThis study investigated the factors which affect the academic performance of the married women students in the Faculty of Education, Kampala International University. The study arose out of the belief that dependency and domestic roles fall on every woman and that the married women are likely to bear much of their roles and hence are expected to perform poorer in their academics than the unmarried. The study was guided by the following objectives: whether domestic ...

Impact Of Tribal Conflicts On Academic Performance:Karamojong Attacks On Ngariam Parish Schools, Katakwi District-Kenya

ABSTARCTThis study was intended to investigate Karamojong attacks and school drop out in the selected primary schools ofNgariam pruish- Katakwi district.Quantitative and qualitative data was used to analyze and interprete the results of the study. Purpossive srunpling was used in the study to select the respondents. Frequency courts, relative frequency, tables, graphs were used to analyze data.The finding indicate that Karrunojong have changed their mode (methods) of attac...


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