Research Papers/Topics in Education Management

Challenges Facing Heads of Public Secondary Schools in Implementation of School Development Plans in Morogoro Municipality, Tanzania

ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to investigate on the challenges facing heads of public secondary schools in implementing their school development plans in Morogoro Municipality. The study was cross – sectional and employed survey method. Two instruments were developed and used to collect data for the study. They were questionnaire and interviews. The total number of the respondents were 100 and were selected to address the research objectives. Teachers who participated in the ...

Quality Assurance and Principal-Teacher Effectiveness in Public Secondary Schools in Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

  ABSTRACT This research examined influence of quality assurance on principal-teacher effectiveness in public secondary schools in Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The study covers all the public senior secondary schools. Three research questions were raised and three null hypotheses were formulated and tested at 0.05 level of significance. A descriptive survey research design was used. The population of the study was 4014 consisting of 57 principals and3957 teachers from 57 public seconda...

School Management Committees and Primary School Activities in Mayuge District, Uganda

ABSTRACT  This study was carried out to assess the extent to which the primary school activities in Mayuge district, Uganda relate to the school management committees. Specifically, the study investigated the nature of School Management Committees in primary Schools in Mayuge District, Uganda; the extent to which primary school activities are carried out in Mayuge District, Uganda; as well as the influence of School Management Committees on primary school activities in Mayuge District, Ugand...

The Contribution of Secondary Schools towards Environmental Protection in Gasabo District-Rwanda

ABSTRACT  This study investigated the contribution of secondary schools in environmental protection in secondary schools in Gasabo District, Rwanda. Specifically, the study sought to; IdentifY the demographic characteristics of the respondents in terms of: Gender, category and Class/teaching experience; To investigate the extent and degree of severity of the problem of environmental protection in Rwanda; To assess students and teachers' awareness about issues related to environmental protect...

Head Teachers Management Dimensions and Resource Management in the Secondary Schools of Iringa District, Iringa Region, Tanzania

ABSTRACT This study investigated the relationship between the head teachers’ management dimensions and resource management in secondary schools of Iringa District. It particularly sought to determine the effect of the head teachers’ management dimensions in the areas of Finance, Leadership and Curriculum management as was conceived in their school vision, proactive orientation and conflict resolutions, decisiveness and decision making, management, planning, control and standards, raising...

Use of Information Communication Technology (ICT) in Secondary School Management in Burera District-Rwanda

ABSTRACT  This dissertation investigated the use of information communication technology (ICT) in secondary school management in Burera District, Rwanda. The study was a descriptive survey. The study population comprised all the 30 secondary schools in the District. Out of this population, a sample of 20 secondary schools was taken and selected through the stratified random sampling technique. The instrument used to collect data for the study was a questionnaire while the data collected were...

Learning Environment and Educational Efficiency in Selected Public and Private Universities in Central Uganda

ABSTRACT  The study delved into the relationship between learning environment and educational efficiency. Sought further in this study were as follows; (1) Demographic characteristics of respondents?; (2) Levels of learning environment and educational efficiency?; (3) significant differences in the level of learning environment between public and private universities?; ( 4) teachers' attributes as perceived by teachers and student?; (5) educational wastage between the public and private univ...

Teachers Motivation and Academic Performance in Primary Schools in Namayingo District in Eastern Region, Uganda

ABSTRACT  The purpose of study investigated about; the nature of teacher motivation among primary schools, factors influencing academic performance, the relationship between motivation and academic performance, and factors affecting the effectiveness of motivation on academic performance. Hypothesis was tested: H1: There is positive relationship between teacher‟s motivation and academic performance in Namayingo district. A sample size of 374 respondents was used including teachers, directo...

Thematic Curriculum Implementation in Lower Primary Classes in Namayingo District, Uganda

ABSTRACT  The study’s investigation was “challenges of thematic curriculum implementation in lower primary classes in Narnayingo District, Uganda? The study objectives were to establish the extent of the implementation of thematic learning in lower primary classes from primary one to three to find out the challenges facing the implementation of thematic curriculum in lower primary classes in Namayingo district and to determine the possible ways of enhancing thematic learning in lower pri...

Impact of Implementation Practices of the Retirement Policy 2004 and Academic Staff Attrition in Selected Tertiary Institutions in Adamawa State, Nigeria

ABSTRACT The aim of the study was to investigate the perceptions of academic staff on the impacts of the objectives of retirement policy 2004 on academic staff attrition in tertiary institutions in Adamawa State, Nigeria. The specific objectives of this Study were to determine the impact of the amount and process of retirement benefit; Lack of uniform rules and enhancement of individual savings on academic staff attrition in tertiary institutions, to assess the effect of growth of pension lia...

Non-Monetary Motivation and Teachers’ Performance in Secondary Schools in Waa- Bari District in Mogadishu, Somalia

ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to establish the relationship between motivation and performance of teachers in secondary schools of Mogadishu Somalia. The study objectives included to determine the motivation of teachers in secondary schools of Mogadishu Somalia, to establish the performance of teachers in secondary schools of Mogadishu Somalia and the third objective include effect of motivation on performance of teachers in secondary schools of Mogadishu Somalia. The study independen...

Female Genital Mutilation and Girl-Child Education at Secondary School Level in Kapchorwa District, Uganda

ABSTRACT  The study was carried out in Kapchorwa district of Uganda about female genital mutilation and how it affects girl-child education at secondary school level in the district. The objectives of the study were to establish the extent to which Female Genital Mutilation is practiced today in Kapchorwa District; to establish the extent to which girl child education is promoted in Kapchorwa District; as well as to find out the influence of Female Genital Mutilation on girl child education ...

Organisational Factors as Correlates of Academic Staff Performance in Polytechnics in North West Geo-Political Zone of Nigeria

ABSTRACT  This study investigated whether organisational factors were correlates of academic staff performance in North West geo-political zones of Nigeria. The study was based on four specific objectives namely: to determine whether leadership practices were correlates of academic staff performance in polytechnics; to establish whether employee identification was a correlate of academic staff performance in polytechnics; to determine whether organisational structures were correlates of perf...

The Impact Of Environment On Performance In Schools: A Case Study Of Mateete Sub-county, Sembabule District

This research is about the impact of environment on academic performance in selected secondary schools in Mateete Sub-County, Sembabule district. It was guided by three objectives; To identify ways in which environment can be improved to suit academic school performance. To identify the effects of environment on school performance. To identify roles of schools in keeping environment. Purposive and stratified sampling was used to select a population of 60 respondents to represent a population ...

The Effect Of Learning Materials On Performance Of Children In School: A Case Study Of Bamunanika Kalagala, Luv\Iero District

The study investigated the effects of learning materials on performance in schools. The study was guided by specific objectives that included; to determine different kinds of learning materials, to identify the effects of learning materials on performance and to assess the relationship between learning materials and performance in schools. The research consists of five chapters. Chapter one with introduction, chapter two consists of the related literature, chapter three consists of the m...


1 - 15 Of 27 Results