Education

Research Papers/Topics in Education

The Impact Of Free Primary Education On Early Cidldhood Development Programmes In W Aberi Zone, Central Division, Garissa District Kenya

Despite the importance of pre-school as a foundation for the country's formal education, the Ministry of Education spends less than one percent of its budget on this sub-sector. The General objective of the study was to determine the impact of Free Primary Education on Early Childhood Education. The research study was conducted between January 2010 and November 2010. The study was carried in Waberi Zone, Garissa District. The study benefits the early childhood pupils since their well be...

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...

Causes Of Girl Child Drop Out From School In Soy Division Uasin Gishu District, Kenya

Recent research statistics has shown that the prevalence of girls dropping out of schools in Kenya is expanding rapidly to the distraction of the society. Kenyans cannot afford to complacent about it, thus there arises an immediate need to conduct an investigation on the factors responsible for school dropouts especially among the girls. The study adopted a descriptive research design. This enhanced the researcher to obtain a better understanding of the factors responsible for school dr...

Resources, Teachers' quality, And Academic Perfomance In Chemistry, A Wendo Division Migori District Kenya

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Free Primary Education And Early Childhood In Budalandi Division, Bunyala District, Kenya.

ABSTRACTDespite the importance of pre-school as a foundation for the country's formal education,the Ministry of Education spends less than one percent of its budget on this sub-sector.The General objective of the study was to determine the impact of free primary educationon early childhood education. The research study was conducted between April 2009 andAugust 2009. The study was carried in Budalangi division, Bunyala district, Kenya.A descriptive design was adopted for this particular ...

Constra:Nts Facing Physically Challenged Children In Early Childhood Development Education (E.C.D.E) A Case Study Of Kamariny Zone In Keiyo District Kenya

ABSTRACTEducation has been seen as the only solution to the elimination of poverty, diseases andilliteracy. Many governments including Kenya has equally paid serious attention in orderto achieve it. A literate population is more productive than an illiterate one hence theneed to enable every citizen the opportunity to access education at all levels.It is therefore based on the above that the researcher ventures into the topic in order toexamine the impediments faced by the physically ch...

Causes Of Poor Performance In Mathematics In Primary Schools Inky Amulibwa Subcounty, Masaka District, Uganda

The major purpose of the study was to detennine Gender mathematics concepts' perception and its effects on academic perfonnance of students in selected primary schools in Kyamulibwa subcounty, Masaka district, Uganda. The specific objectives of the study were to investigate the relationship between girl's attitude and performance in mathematics, Investigate the relationship between teachers' attitudes and girls' perfonnance in mathematics, Detennine the relationship between the curriculu...

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...

Impact Of Teaching/Learning Aids On Academic Performance Of Pupils In Bahari Division, Kilifi District, Kenya

This study was intended to determine the relationship between teaching aids and academic performance of pupils in selected schools in Bahari division, Kilifi District. In the review of related information, all sources viewed relevant were made of use. The study adopted a descripte design and questionnaires and interview guides wwere used in the collection of data from the key respondents. Data collected was processed, analyzed and interpreted relating it to the objectives of the study a...

Factors Influencing Girls' Performance In Science Subjects At Secondary School Level: A Case Study Of Migut A Secondary School In Kiambu District

The World Bank (1980) observed that education is means of increasing skilled workers and raising the number of skilled manpower. This helps the c country to develop economically and hence reduce the poverty. The level of skills possessed by an individual and hence ability to participate in economic activities is dependent on the level of national education achieved. Science subjects are one the subjects taught at secondary school level It is compulsory to pursue at least one science subj...

Investigation Into School Related Factors Influencing Girls’ Mathematics Performance In Mixed Secondary Schools In Kobujoi Dwision, Nant)I South District Kenya

The critical problem in this study was that despite the crucial role mathematics education plays in promoting scientific and technological development, girls’ performance in the subject as compared to boys (especially in mixed schools) had been quite dismal. It is for this reason that the purpose of the study was to investigate the school related factors influencing girl’s performance in mathematics in mixed secondary schools in Kobujoi Division, Nandi South District. To achieve the...

Community Service Orders And Behaviour Modification Of Offenders In Probation Department In Ministry Of Home Affairs Kakamega, Kenya

This study intended to establish the effectiveness of community service orders in behavior modification, rehabilitation, and crime prevention in Kakamega District, Western Province of Kenya. In the review of the related literature, all secondary sources viewed relevant to the study were revisited and helped to give the researcher a clear picture as well as a guidelines regarding the study which he had to undertake. The study employed both qualitative and quantitative paradigms since the ...

MOTIVATION AND ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF LEARNERS IN EARLY CHI DHOOD EDUCATMOTIVATION CENTRES IN GITHUNGURI DIVISION KIAMBU DISTRICT KENYA.

The study involved both qualitative and quantitative methods of data collection in which questionnaires, interview guides and focus group discussions were used to collect the data from the respondents. The first research question sought to find out the types of motivation needed for better performance in early childhood education centres. The study discovered that; Gifts, promises, appreciations, courage, and awards were the factors given by the respondents. The second research question...

Impact Of Teaching Methods On Pupil's Performance In Mathematics, Meru- South District

The purpose of the study was to investigate the impact of teaching methods on pupil's performance in mathematics in Meru south district Kenya. The specific objectives of the study were; to determine the various types of teaching methods and their effect on performance of learners in mathematics, to investigate the hindrances to effective teaching of mathematics and to determine gender differences that exist in the performance of mathematics in Meru South district Kenya. The methods use...


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