Research Papers/Topics in Open and Distance Learning

Impact of Poverty On Parents' Participation in The Management of Ecd Programmes in Gatanga Location - Thika District

ABSTRACT The study focused on the impact of poverty on parents' participation in early childhood programmes m Gatanga division of Thika district. It was a cross sectional survey which involved pre-school teachers and pre-school parents and guardians as respondents. The findings revealed that parent's poverty will adversely affect their participation to early childhood programmes in Gatanga division. There is need for parents to actively support the ECO programmes for survival and continuity....

An Assessment of the Impact of Teaching Methods On Effective Performance of Mathematics as A Subject On Students in Kenya.

CHAPTER ONE 1.0  Background of the study Considering the contributions of mathematics, science, and technology to today's world, one would have expected mounting interest in these disciplines, but the reverse seems to be the case. Indeed, there is declining enrolment in mathematics and science subjects among the youth, and poor performance in examinations, such as those taken in high school math and science courses (especially physics) by the brave few who enroll (Ezeife, 1999). It is ir...

Challenges And Lessons Learnt During The Implementation Of Free Primary Education In Kisau Division, Mbooni East District, Kenya

TABLE OF CONTENTDECLARTION ................................................................................................................... iiAPPROVAL ....................................................................................................................... iiiDEDICATION ................................................................................................................... i,ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ..............................................................................

Impact Of Poverty On Academic Ithumbi Performance Of Students, A Case Study Of Mwingi Eastern Province, Kenya.

TABLE Of CONTENTSDECLARATION .............................................................................................................. .APPROVAL .................................................................................................................... .iiDEDICATION .............................................................................................................. iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT .........................................................................................

Challenges of e-Learning during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Abstract The COVID-19 epidemic has posed a decisive challenge to the field of education. Exploring the capacity of this sector to adapt to uncertainty has become more important than ever. This is a qualitative study aimed at educating the resilience practices of learning in public health emergencies. Discuss the rapid transition from face-to-face teaching to online learning, citing the experience of teaching methods and techniques in locking, and highlighting the challenges and opportunities ...

Factors Influencing Girls' Perfomance In Science Subjects At Secondary School Level A Case Study Of Mitguta secondary school Kiambu District Kenya

TABLE OF CONTENTSCHAPTER ONE ..................................................................................................................... 11.11NTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY ..................................................... 11.2 STAEMENT OF THE PROBLEM ........................................................................................ 31.3 PURPOSE OF THE STUDY ............................................................................................... 31.4...

An Investigation Of Absenteeism On Academic Performance Of Students In Secondary Schools, A Case Study Kaptoyoy Sub-County, Kween District, Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENT PAGEDEC LARA TI ON .............................................. .. ........ ........... .. .......... ........ ....... .... .. ..... .. .... ......... 2APPROVAL ...... ... ......... ..... ..... .................. ... ............. ... ............... ..... ........ .... .......... ........ ........... 3DEDICATION .................................... ....................... ........ : ...... ..... ..... ..... ... .. ... ... ......... .... ......... 4ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ............

The Effect Of Tourism And Academic Performance Of Learners In Kaloleni Zone, Kaloleni District-Kenya

ABSTRACTTourism in Kenya is almost exclusively centered on two geographical areas; the south coastbeaches and a handful of game reserves or national parks. A !50-kilometre strip of coastline northand south of Mombasa is lined with beach hotels designed for package tours and contains half of alltourism development in the country. This concentration spread the benefits (and costs) along thecoast and also the country as a whole. Despite the fact that tourism is such an important sector ofth...

Enrollment Of Girls In Physics In Randani secondary school In Gucha District, Kenya

ABSTRACT:The researcher seeks to carry out detailed study on enrollment of girls in chemistry inRandiani secondary school in Gucha district in Kenya. The study was conducted inselected regular schools in the division to represent schools in Gucha.The enrollment in girls in chemistry has been studied and possible solutions have beensuggested on how to improve their performance and enrolment.The target group includes student, teachers and head teachers. The researcherdistributed the quest...

Impact Of Financial Resources On Academic Performance Of Students In Secondary Schools Within Mandera Central, North Eastern Kenya

ABSTRACTThis study was carried out within Mandera Central which is located in NairobiNorth - district of Kenya. To come up with this study, the researcher had to bedriven by the cardinal (general) objective formulated prior to data gathering andthis had been stated as: This study is intended to investigate the influence offinancial resources on the academic performance of students in secondaryschools within Mandera Central in North Eastern Kenya. It is from such anobjective that the res...

Challenges Of Physically Facing Impaired Learners Learners With Impairment: Of Kapenguira ~ Primary Schools, Wet Pokot District, Kenya

ABSTRACT The research topic is about challenges facing learners with physical impairment m academic performance in Kapenguria Zone, Kapenguria division west Pokot district. The purpose of the study was to determine the challenges faced by physically impaired learners in primary schools in Kapenguria Zone, Kapenguria division, west Pokot district. The research qttestions f0Cii:'>Cd on attitude of both teachers and parents, environment of the schools, educationai resources and challenges ...

The Impact Of Inclusive Education On Learners With Hearing Impairment In Regular Schools Of Rombo Division In Loitokitok District, Kenya.

ABSTRACTThis study examined the challenges of inclusion of children withhearing impairment in regular schools in Rombo Division LoitokitokDistrict in Kenya.The objectives of the study were to investigate the problems faced bychildren with hearing impairment in accessing education, determinethe relevance of the education currently offered to children withhearing impairment and to come up with solutions that can avert theproblem.Qualitative and quantitative designs were employed where co...

Impact Of Increased Numbers On The Growth Of Uganda’s Education System, Case Study Of Secondary Schools In Nabweru Sub County Uganda Wakiso District

ABSTRACTThis study is set out to investigate the impact of increased numbers on the growth of Uganda’s education system Secondary School in Nahweru sub-county. Wakiso district in order to achieve this, the researcher aligned objectives including. To assess the effect of increased numbers on the growth of Uganda’s education System in Nabweru Sub-county~ To establish the impact of secondary schools in Nabweru Sub-county. to determine the effect of increased numbers o...

Teachers Attitudes Towards Teaching Learners Who Are Mentally Retarded; A Case Of St. Annes Girls Boarding Primary School Isibania, In Kuria District

The research was carried out to investigate teacher’s attitudes towards teaching learners who are mentally retarded. It was carried out at St. Annes Girl’s boarding primary school, in Isibania, Kuria district in Kenya. The research guided by the following objectives; Determining the level of professional qualifications of the teachers teaching the learners with mild mental retardation. Determining the commitment of teachers teaching the learners, determining if there is a significa...

Effects Of Spatial Organisation On Enviromi~Nt In Homa Bay District Ny Anza Pro Vice Kenya

The research finding concludes that spatial organization has brought far more negative impact on environment due to inadequate rainfall. increased population. and increased need for raw materials hy 1he i11tl11s1ri,·s '""I poli,·y 1•.11ickli11es 011 hm,· ihc·sc· el'li:els e;in he· clT,·c·tiwl,• lacklccl. It then recornrncncls that the government should pro\'ide more incen11,·cs like i'unds to tackle the different forms or pollution. The a,·erage population also needs to be e...


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