Research Papers/Topics in Education Management

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...

The Imp Act Of Environment On Performance In Schools: A Case Study Of Igembe Central Division Igembe South District

The study investigated the impact of environment on performance of schools in Igembe Central division of Igembe South district. The study was guided by specific objectives that included; Determining ways in which environment can be improved to be in line with school performance, Effect of environment on school performance and Roles of the school in our daily environment. The research consists of five chapters. Chapter one with introduction, chapter two consists of the related literature,...

Socio-economic Factors And School Drop Outs: A Case Study Of Mukothima Zone Mukothima Division- Tharaka District Eastern Province

The study of this report is about the socio-economic and school drop out in Mukothima zone Tharaka district. It is directed by three objectives and these include: To assess the causes of school drop out in mukothima, to find out how socio-economic factors have affected child's academic performance and to assess the effects of school drop outs among the children in Mukothima The study was descriptive where stratified sampling was used to select population. It employed a total sample of 50...

Survival Of The Urban Poor In Nabutiti Neighbourhood In Kansanga Ward In Kampala City

This study was conducted to explore the survival of the urban poor in Nabutiti neighbourhood in Kansanga ward in Kampala City. This was after the realisation that the liberalisation of the economy in the late 1980s and early 1990s and the rapid urbanisation of Kampala City had left tens of thousands of the city residents in squalid conditions where abject and absolute poverty rule with services going mainly to paying clients following the withdrawal of the state as the principal actor. T...

A Situational Analysis Of Hiv/Aids On The Socio-economic Environment Of Orphaned Children In Kakuzi Division In Kenya

The HIV/AID is a pandemic as it affects people worldwide.The first recognized cases of AIDS occurred in the USA in the early 1980s. A number of gay men in New York and California suddenly began to develop rare opportunistic infections and cancers that seemed stubbornly resistant to any treatment. At this time, AIDS did not yet have a name, but it quickly became obvious that all the men were suffering from a common syndrome. Beith national and international travel undoubtedly had a major ...


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