Education

Research Papers/Topics in Education

Interaction Effect of Ethno-Mathematics Teaching Approach, Lecture Method and Gender on Senior Secondary School Students’ Academic Achievement in Mathematics in Adamawa State, Nigeria

AbstractThis   paper   examined   the   interaction   effect   of   ethno-mathematics   teaching   approach(ETA),   lecture   method   and   gender   on   senior   secondary   school   students’   academicachievement in mathematics in Adamawa state.  The study used three hundredand thirteen  (3...

THE INFLUENCE OF BROKEN HOMES ON PUPIL ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN SELECTED SCHOOLS IN KWARA DISTRICT.

AbstractThe study investigated the influence of broken homes on pupil academic performance in selected schools of KWARA District. The study aimed at determining the extent to which broken homes influenced the performance of pupils in schools. A case study design was used which combined qualitative and quantitative techniques of data collection and analysis. However, the study was more inclined to the qualitative research paradigm. The target population comprised teachers, pupils an...

UTILIZATION OF ICT BY BUSINESS EDUCATION STUDENTS ON IMPROVEMENT OF EDUCATION IN BAYELSA STATE

ABSTRACTThis study was carried out to find out the extent of utilization of information and communication technology by business education students on the improvement of education in Bayelsa State.  The descriptive survey research design was used for the study. Four research questions were raised to guide the research. A total of 200 business education students were selected from the universities were used for the study. The data collection instrument was a 28 item questionnaire that was...

AN INVESTIGATION ON THE EFFECTS OF PARENTAL CARE ON THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS: A CASE STUDY OF SOME SELECTED PRIMARY SCHOOLS IN ZARIA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KADUNA S

Abstract The research is an investigation into the effects of parental care on the academic performance of primary school pupils: a case study of some selected schools in Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State. A descriptive research design was adopted for this research work and a total of two hundred (200) respondents participated, who were drawn using a random sampling technique across the various schools. A five-point likert-scale questionnaire was used for data collection. Fre...

AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN NIGERIAN INSTITUTION OF LEARNING: (A CASE STUDY OF FEDERAL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION, ZARIA) IMPLICATION FOR COUNSELLING

AbstractThe research is an investigation into the causes and effects of sexual harassment in Nigerian Institution of Learning: a case study of Federal College of Education, Zaria and its implication for counseling.  A review of relevant literatures was done and the feminist perspective and social construction theory served as the theoretical frameworks and empirical review was done. A survey research design was adopted for this research work and a total of one hundred and twenty (1...

PRODUCTION OF FERTILIZER FROM WATER HYACINTH AND ITS EFFECTS ON THE GROWTH OF JUTE LEAF {EWEDU}

ABSTRACT The Lake Victoria Basin (LVB) supports one of the poorest and most populous rural populations in the East Africa region. The increase in population and the dipping fish population, has forced the community around the Lake Victoria to seek alternative sources to complement their daily food needs. This has made large scale farming for food crops an imperative option to enable the community meet its daily food demands. Repeated use of the soil around the lake fo...

An analysis of NGOs and humanitarian situation in the North east Nigeria

Abstract A Research was conducted in North Eastern Nigeria to analyse the NGOs and Humanitarian situation in the region with emphasis on Borno, Adamawa and Yobe States. Simple random sampling was adopted to analyse selected NGOs. 15 NGOs were selected at random from the study area. Data were analyse for this study with descriptive statistical tools using frequency count and percentages on answering research questions. The study revealed that the most of the NGOs are&n...

THE EFFECT OF AUDIO-VISUAL MATERIALS ON THE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF BUSINESS STUDIES IN EKITI STATE JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL

ABSTRACT This study investigated the effect of audio-visual materials on the teaching and learning of business studies in Ekiti State Junior Secondary School. Three objectives and research questions were formulated to guide the researcher in the conduct of the research. The study adopted descriptive statistical tools of mean rating standard deviation design involved two hundred (200) students for the study. Data for the study were collected during teaching learning process. The ...

TEACHING MECHANICS WITH MIND MAPPING INSTRUCTIONAL STRATEGY IN TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS IN EKITI STATE

ABSTRACTThis study investigated teaching mechanics with mind mapping instructional strategy in Tertiary Institutions in Ekiti State. A research survey design was used for this study. Four research questions were raised for the study. Simple random sampling techniques was used to select forty (40) students from Physics Department in College of Education, Ikere Ekiti which made up the total sample size for the study. Simple mean and standard deviation was used to analyze dat...

THE INFLUENCE OF POVERTY ON STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS

ABSTRACT The study investigates the influence of poverty on the students’ academic performance in secondary Ikere Local Government Area of Ekiti State, Nigeria. This research work elucidated clearly the full meaning of poverty as to how it affects the academic performance of the students through poverty indicator analysis. Two hundred (200) copies of questionnaire were distributed to ten (10) selected schools in the study area. Simple mean and standard deviation were used to a...

THE INFLUENCE OF SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT ON ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT OF BUSINESS EDUCATION STUDENTS IN PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES IN EKITI STATE

ABSTRACT  The study was carried out to investigate the influence of school environment on academic achievement of business education students in public Universities in Ekiti State. The design of the study is descriptive while the population comprised students of the two institutions selected. The sample size for the study was 100 respondents while a researchers’ self-developed questionnaire formed the instrument for data collection. Three experts validated the instrument and a cronb...

KANTIAN CRITIQUE OF THE PHENOMENON OF SUICIDE

AbstractSuicide as a phenomenon has been realized at the apex in the list of causes of death in our society, its effect is becoming more intense on daily bases and the outcome of a suicidal act to the general public has been observed as a notable problem in the contemporary society. Philosophers, sociologists, psychologists, religious leaders and authorities in different fields have given much attention to the study of the phenomenon of suicide. It is on this background that this work analyse...

ASSESSMENT OF SCHOOL RECORDS IN PUBLIC SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN OREDO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA IN EDO STATE, NIGERIA.

Abstract This research examines school record keeping in public secondary schools in Oredo Local Government Area. The objectives of the study were to find out the type of school records, the level of adequacy of record facilities for school record keeping in public secondary schools, the adequacy of personnel for school record keeping, the training opportunities for school records keeping provided for staff in public secondary schools, and the security strategies for protecting scho...

Effect of Diversity Elements at Workplace: An Empirical Study

The objective of the research is to investigate diversity elements that are prominent at the workplace and its impact on employee satisfaction towards diversity at workplace in Malaysian hotel industry. There are several diversity variables that influence the employees’ satisfaction such as gender, age, ethnicity and educational background. Therefore, the research tests relationships between these four variables and the employee satisfaction which can affect employee turnover rate in t...

WILLINGNESS TO PAY FOR SANITATION: EVIDENCE FROM HEDONIC PRICE MODEL (HPM)

Sanitation management issues have gained global interest due to its immense impact on health and economic development, especially within the developing regions of the world. In Ghana, despite the proactive policies implemented by the government, households still find it as a problem to have access to improved sanitation. In this research, we hypothesize that access to sanitation in residences increases housing appraisal value. The hedonic price model was applied to value the access to improve...


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