Research Papers/Topics in Educational Administration and Supervision

Status of Inclusive Education at Kigali Institute of Education.

ABSTRACT This study was carried out to assess the status of inclusive education at Kigali Institute of Education. It was guided by the following research questions: What is the profile of the respondents? What are the resources available in inclusive education? What are the obstacles to students with disabilities in inclusive education? And what is the level of satisfaction of the students with disabilities in inclusive education? A cross-sectional research design was used in this study apply...

Rewards and Teachers’ Performance Among Secondary School of Baringo District, Kenya

ABSTRACT The study was set to establish the effects of rewards on the performance of teachers in Baringo district secondary schools. The study was prompted by the declining performance in KCSE of most secondary schools in the district (67%) particularly in the last three years (2007-2009). The study examined the types of rewards given to teachers by schools in Baringo district, teachers’ perception on the effect of school rewards on their motivational levels and the effects of rewards on pe...

Role Of Students’ Councils In Enhancing Discipline In Public Secondary Schools In Likoni Sub-County Mombasa County Kenya

ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to assess the role of students‟ councils in enhancing discipline in public secondary schools in Likoni Sub-county in Mombasa County. The study was guided by the following objectives: to establish the criteria of selection of students leaders in enhancing the implementation of discipline, to determine the effectiveness of students‟ council in enhancing discipline; to examine the challenges experienced by students‟ councils in public secondary schoo...

Influence Of Headteachers' Leadership Styles On Students' KCSE Performance In Public Secondary Schools: Maragua District, Kenya

ABSTRACT The kind of leadership exhibited by a leader will greatly determine the level of performance of an organization. No institution can grow beyond the capacity of the human rci0t1rces. From the school perspective, Headteacher plays a key role in achievement of educational goals and objectives. The quality of the school largely depends on the leadership of the headteacher. Performance is determined by other parameters that are most closely interwoven but it is within the role of the Hea...

WORK ETHICS AND ATTITUDES OF CHRISTIAN CIVIL SERVANTS IN SELECTED SECONARY SCHOOLS IN BENUE NORTH OF BENUE STATE

Abstract The standard of education in Nigeria is rapidly depreciating or falling and these can be traced to poor and lackadaisical attitude of supervisors of student-teachers. Also, the issue of work ethics and attitudes of civil servants especially teachers in Benue state remains the major challenges confronting the State. It can be observed that rules and regulations are no longer observed in the civil and public service probably because of lack of proper motivations on the part of the go...

EXAMINE THE IMPACT OF FAMILY SOCIO-ECONOMY AND ITS EFFECTS ON STUDENTS’ ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS IN IKERE LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF EKITI-STATE

ABSTRACT           The purpose of this research work is to examine the impact of family socio-economic and its effects on students’ academic performance in primary schools in Ikere Local Government Area of Ekiti State.           The sample consists of 120 students randomly selected in three schools in the Local government. The Instrument was a structure questionnaire on socio-economic status of family.           It was concluded that the educational level ...

Information and Communication Technology Skills of Undergraduate Students of the University of Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

This  study  surveyed  Information  and  Communication  Technology  Skills  of  undergraduate  Students  of the  University  of  Jos,  Plateau  State,  Nigeria.  The  study  employed  a  descriptive  survey  method  and questionnaire  was  the  instrument  used  for  data  collection.  The  population  for  the  study  comprises  of  all the  registered  200  and  500  level  students  of  the  University  of  Jos.  The  library  was  use...

ASSESSMENT OF ALMAJIRI SYSTEM OF EDUCATION - IT’S IMPLICATION FOR CHILD, FAMILY AND NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN ZARIA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KADUNA STATE

ABSTRACT This study was undertaken to findout the implications of Almajiri system of education in Zaria local government of Kaduna state four research questions were answered. The instrument for the study was self designed question. A sample of 125 people in Zaria local government was drawn using simple random sampling. Data was analyzed using frequencies, percentage and mean. The study revealed among others that the Almajiri system of education has implications on most of the Almajiri in Zar...

AN ASSESSMENT OF LEADERSHIP STRATEGIES ON ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE (A CASE STUDY OF JAMB, KADUNA ANNEX)

ABSTRACT This research is on the assessment of organizational Leadership Strategies on Organizational Performance. The researcher discusses the various styles of leadership adopted by different managers which are autocratic, Laissaz-faire, Participative (democratic), transitional and transformational leadership. Leadership within policing has evolved over the years in some organizations to a more participative style and yet there are still leaders who cling to an antiquated domineering style....

INSTRUCTIONAL PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH THE POOR PERFORMANCE IN SCHOOL CERTIFICATE ENGLISH LANGUAGE BY STUDENTS IN ENUGU NORTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA

Abstract Survey research design was employed in the study because it helps in collecting and analyzing data on issues as they exist. The study covered the nine (9) secondary schools in Enugu North Local Government Area, Enugu State. The population of the study comprises all the secondary school students in Enugu North Local Government Area, Enugu State. Five (5) schools were purposively selected out of (9) schools in the Area, of study using random sampling technique. The instrument used was...

THE USE OF AUDIO-VISUAL TECHNOLOGY IN SCHOOL LIBRARIES AND STUDENT’S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE: A CASE STUDY OF INTERNATIONAL EARLY LEARNING CENTER/DOROTHY

ABSTRACT The age of digitalization and globalization has given unprecedented impetus to the development audio-visual technology. Audio-visual instructions in schools have therefore continued to accelerate students’ understanding and appreciation of learning. The value of audio- visual media is further underscored by their positive impact in school libraries, the libraries positive influence of the academic performance of students and the enhancement of teacher’s performance. Lib...

INFLUENCE OF SCHOOL AND TEACHER FACTORS ON STUDENTS’ ACHIEVEMENT IN GOVERNMENT AMONG PUBLIC SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENT’S IN IBADAN NORTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA. OYO STATE

                                                   ABSTRACT Academic performance is at the centre of educational enterprise as the effort of almost all stakeholders is targeted at improving academic performance. Achievement is a potent and significant index of academic performance as it determines the extent to which learners have achieved the body of instruction or knowledge passed across to them by the teacher through structured knowledge and instruction. Various f...

IMPACTS OF GIRL CHILD LABOR ON EDUCATION OF FEMALE STUDENTS IN JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN ABAKALIKI EDUCATION ZONE OF EBONYI STATE.

Abstract The purpose of this research work was to assess the impacts of girl child labor on education of female students in junior secondary schools in Abakaliki Education Zone of Ebonyi State. The design of this study is survey research. The population of the study consisted of 1481 teachers and a sample of 300 teachers randomly selected from three secondary schools in each of the four Local Government Areas in Abakaliki Education Zone of Ebonyi State were used for the study. The instrume...

INTERNAL CONTROLS AND FRAUD MANAGEMENT IN COMMUNITY BANKS (A CASE STUDY OF COAL CAMP MICRO FINANCE BANK LTD ENUGU)

ABSTRACTThis study investigate the establishment and effectiveness of internal control procedures in the Nigerian banking sector with the specific problems of Coal camp Micro-finance highlighted. Six research questions were used to collect data from a sample of eight staff of the bank. In view of the small number of staff of the bank, questionnaires were administered on Twenty-five bank experts and forty-one members of the general public in order to have responses free from bias. Tables and p...

DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A COMPUTERIZED EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION SYSTEM (A CASE STUDY OF POST-PRIMARY SCHOOL MANAGEMENT BOARD (PPSMB)

ABSTRACT The manual approach used in the regulation of the school activities by the management board is very tedious and stressful.  This research work investigated into the complications encountered due to the debilitation of man-power admitted into the school management with respect to how indepth it affects other operational system that conduct in school with a view of designing a computerized system to handle the work with less difficulty for an effective decision-making. In the course o...


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