Research Papers/Topics in Philosophy Education

Influence Of Gender Based Violence On Enforcement Of Gender Policies In Education And Women Empowerment In Narok County, Kenya

ACKNOWLEDGMENTI would like to acknowledge the following people for the support and contribution theymade to make the writing of this dissertation a success.My special thanks go to Professor Judith Achoka and Dr. Judah Ndiku my supervisors fortheir efficient support, supervision, constant guiding, and encouragement.I wish to acknowledge all the respondents for willingly volunteering information during theresearch. Special thanks go to Antony Makori principal Education officer Narok County,Mr. ...

Influence Of Educational Subsidies On Completion Rates In Public Day Secondary Schools In Kitui County, Kenya

ABSTRACTCompletion rates in public day secondary schools in Kitui County is low and stands at 72.8 per cent which is way below the government expectation of 98 per cent. The purpose of this study was to investigate the influence of Educational Subsidies on completion rates in public day secondary schools in Kitui County. The objectives of this study were, to assess the influence of Free Day Secondary Education on completion rates in public day secondary schools in Kitui County, Kenya, to dete...

Factors Influencing Integration Of Information And Communication Technology In The Management Of Public Secondary Schools In Kitui County, Kenya

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to investigate factors that influence theintegration of Information and Communication Technology in management ofpublic secondary schools in Kitui County, Kenya. The study was guided bythe following specific objectives: To determine the extent to which ICT hasbeen integrated in management of public secondary schools, determine theinfluence of principals’ related factors in the integration of ICT inmanagement of public secondary schools, establish the in...

Influence Of Stakeholders' Support On Provision Of , Early Childhood Education Programmes In Kenya: A Case Of Kakamega County.

ABSTRACTThe early years of a child's life are a time when it acquires concepts, skills and attitudesthat lay the foundation for lifelong learning. Children's success in life begins in the earlyyears of childhood. Investment in Early Childhood Education (ECE) has a direct andpositive impact on primary school enrolment, retention and completion. This sector ofeducation does not receive direct government financial support as other sectors ofeducation and therefore relies on a number of stakehold...

Relationship Between Head Teachers’ Leadership Styles And Teachers’ Job Satisfaction In Public Primary Schools In Kenya: A Case Of Nakuru County

ABSTRACTHead teachers‘ leadership styles are critical to success of teacher job satisfaction especially in display of behaviour that leads to increase teacher motivation, effectiveness, efficiency, and team-work in school. Research on leadership in Kenya consistently supports job satisfaction. However, its effectiveness is wanting in education and thus, a gap exist in relation to head teachers‘ leadership styles to transform schools into conducive environment for job satisfaction. This st...

Succession Of Principals And Its Influence On Secondary Schools Performance In Trans Nzoia County, Kenya

ABSTRACTInfluenceive institutional management is critical for the realization of quality educationwhich is necessary for the attainment of national socio-economic development. In Kenyathere are secondary schools that have consistently performed well due to goodmanagement. It is however noted that during administrative succession, there are likely tobe disruptions that may adversely affect the stability in these schools. Successfuladministrative succession enhances continuity in the service de...

Influence Of Principals’ Instructional Leadership Practices On Students’ Academic Performance In Public Secondary Schools In Makueni County, Kenya

ABSTRACTInstructional leadership is associated with measures that the principal undertakes, or delegates to others to enhance student’s performance. The purpose of this study was to determine the influence of principals’ instructional leadership practices on students’ KCSE performance in public secondary schools in Makueni County, Kenya. The study employed mixed methods survey design. The target population included all principals and teachers of public secondary schools in Makueni Count...

Relationship Between Subsidized School Funding And Student Participation Among Public Secondary Schools In Kenya

ABSTRACTEducation being the key to socio-economic development of any nation has prompted thegovernment of Kenya to subsidize secondary school education, as a way of ensuringmaximum students‟ participation. However, there is growing concern that this initiativemay not be yielding the expected outcome, as is evident from the current relatively lowtransition and completion rates. Unexpectedly so, the country continues to record surgingnumbers of school drop outs since the subsidization program...

Maternal Role On Daughters’ Sexual Health Development: Khomas Region In Namibia

ABSTRACTA continuum of prevention that provides information and support to very young adolescent girls throughout their lifecycles is central to their healthy sexual development. Crucial to this continuum is the family, especially the mothers. Hence, this study explored maternal role on daughters‟ sexual health development in Khomas region, Namibia. In addressing this phenomenon, the study was carried out in four phases namely; needs assessment, programme development, programme implementati...

Indigenous Mafwe Philosophy Of Education: Impact Of Western Education From 1860 Until 1990..

AbstractThere are debates and renunciations among Western and African philosophers trained inthe Western schools of philosophy about the existence and absence of Africanphilosophy. Contrary to this argument and denial is the affirmation that a Black personlike his or her White counterpart is capable of thinking, which is the root of philosophy.This dissertation is an attempt to try and address such questions and line of argument.It should be noted that one of the wishes of the majority of ind...

Indigenous Mafwe Philosophy Of Education: Impact Of Western Education From 1860 Until 1990.

AbstractThere are debates and renunciations among Western and African philosophers trained inthe Western schools of philosophy about the existence and absence of Africanphilosophy. Contrary to this argument and denial is the affirmation that a Black personlike his or her White counterpart is capable of thinking, which is the root of philosophy.This dissertation is an attempt to try and address such questions and line of argument.It should be noted that one of the wishes of the majority of ind...

FIDELITY APPROACH TO CURRICULUM IMPLEMENTATION A CASE OF TRANSACTING THE CORE ENGLISH CURRICULUM IN SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN THE URONG AHAFO REGION OF GHANA

ABSTRACT The purpose of the study is to find out the extent to which teachers faithfully commit themselves to the fidelity approach to curriculum implementation in transacting the Core English curriculum. The main design used in the study was descriptive survey. The study covered all the seven public senior secondary schools in Sunyani District in the Brong Ahafo region of Ghana. The sample comprised 150 students and all the 31 teachers of English. The number of students selected from ...

AFRICAN INDIGENOUS FOLKSONGS AS A PEDAGOGICAL VEHICLE FOR REVIVING AND TEACHING AUTHENTIC AFRICAN MORAL VALUES

ABSTRACTThe study examined the pedagogical prospects of folksongs in reviving and teaching authentic African moral values. This study explicates that every action is a product of moral values. Moral values as defined by the study, means a standard on which people judge right actions from wrong ones. Moral values therefore are likely to vary from one society to another, just as cultures vary. The African culture or moral philosophy was examined from the standpoint of different scholars ...

Implications of Christian Persecution in Nigerian and Persecutions in the Pre-Constantine Roman Empire

ABSTRACTThe Christians’ persecution in Nigeria especially in the Northeast region has resulted in an unprecedented record of Christian casualties. The question is “who are the persecutors and what are the effects of persecution”? As Christians are destabilized and scattered in the north, what happened to Christianity as they relocated to other regions? The Christians in the Roman Empire also suffered a great deal of persecution not knowing when it will end until Constantine was r...

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