Education

Research Papers/Topics in Education

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT, ECONOMIC GROWTH AND UNEMPLOYMENT IN NIGERIA

Abstract The rate of unemployment has always been calling for attention in most of the sub-Saharan Africa countries. The situation is also pertinent in Nigeria despite inflow of foreign direct investment (FDI) and rise in gross domestic product (GDP). The study investigates the impact of FDI and GDP on unemployment in Nigeria using time series data spanning 1981 to 2017; descriptive and inferential  statistics  of ordinary  least  square (OLS)  method  ...

Use of School Garden for Effective Teaching of Agricultural Science in Senior Schools in Irewole LGA Ikire Osun State

ABSTRACTThis study was designed and conducted on investigation into use of school garden for teaching of agricultural science in senior schools in Irewole LGA, Ikire, Osun State. The research was descriptive survey type in which research question was used for the collection of data. The targeted population consisted of all senior school agricultural science teachers in Irewole LGA, Ikire, Osun State. Fifteen (15) agricultural science teachers were sampled. The data obtained were subjected to ...

Education and Employment Nexus in Nigeria

Abstract This work studies Education-Employment Nexus In Nigeria Education is an important aspect of human life. Thinking of education as human capital motivates societies to invest in education to raise productivity, and to increase individual and social benefits. The issue of employment is very germane to any  economy; this is why one of the main macroeconomic objectives of any country is to attain full employment. This study shall provide the government with relevant and reliable...

COLONIAL MASTERS AND NIGERIAN RULERS: THE AGENTS OF NIGERIA UNDERDEVELOPMENT.

ABSTRACT The paper looks at the activities of the colonial masters before Independence and Nigeria rulers after Independence and identifies the era during which the country was underdeveloped. Using descriptive method of data gathering, the paper reveals that Nigerians lived a better life during colonial rule than what is obtainable now. There was orderliness, there was security of lives and property, there was good standard of education, and the infrastructures were not dilapidated. But...

Managing Childhood Education in a Depressed Economy: Implication for National Development.

AbstractThe study was designed to examine managing childhood education in a depressed economy. It viewed that since education is conscious and direct; all the groups that make up the society are involved in providing education to children especially at early stage. The paper therefore discussed the roles of the government, parents and the entire community in child’s education. The paper principally also reviewed the challenges facing childhood education in the Nigerian present-day economic ...

INFLUENCE OF FAMILY INSTABILITY ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE AMONG SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

ABSTRACTThis study sought to examine family type and academic performance among secondary school students in Shomolu Local Government Area of Lagos State. It looks at variables such as gender of single parent, divorce, parental separation and step parent family as factors influencing academic performance among secondary school students. The study further examined existing literature of various scholars; three theories were used to explain family size and academic performance. The theori...

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ABSTRACTThis study was designed and conducted on investigation into use of school garden for teaching of agricultural science in senior schools in Irewole LGA, Ikire, Osun State. The research was descriptive survey type in which research question was used for the collection of data. The targeted population consisted of all senior school agricultural science teachers in Irewole LGA, Ikire, Osun State. Fifteen (15) agricultural science teachers were sampled. The data obtained were subjected to ...

Assessment of Educational Facilities on lecturers performance

           ABSTRACTThe study was designed to access the office facilities on lecturers performance in School of Science and Technology Education, Federal University of Technology Minna. The population consist of 50 lecturers and 4 administrators. Teaching and non-teaching staff in School of Science and Technology Education was assessed. Structure questionnaire was used as instruments for data collection. Three research questions and two null hypotheses were formu...

PROBLEMS AND CHALLENGES OF PZ CUSSONS NIGERIA PLC IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF ODOGUNYAN, IKORODU, LAGOS STATE. (1980-2018)

Multinational Corporations are usually very large corporate entities that while having their base of operations in one nation—the “home nation”—carry out and conduct business in at least one other, but usually many nations, in what are called the “host nations.” It is a well appreciated fact that multinational corporations (MNCs), no matter their sizes or resources are catalyst of development of host communities. According to Litvin, Multinational corporations (MNCs) can spur econ...

Physicochemical Parameters and Microbial load in concrete pond reared with Clarius Gariepinus Fish

Tablea Of Content. 1.Physicochemical Parameters2.Microbial load3.Comparative between other standard 4.Result, Discussion and recommendation 5.References

AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE EFFECTIVENESS OF FIELD WORK IN THE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF GEOGRAPHY IN NIGERIA SECONDARY SCHOOLS

ABSTRACT    This study examines the effectiveness of fieldwork in the teaching and learning of geography in secondary schools in Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State. This study was carried out in 10 secondary schools in the study area: one hundred and twenty Students and ten teachers were used as the sampling size of the study. Questionnaire method was used to gather data: The study also examines the attitude of students and teachers towards fieldwork and examined whether fieldwor...

IMPACT OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS IN THE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF CHEMISTRY IN SENIOR HIGH SCHOOLS IN THE YILO KROBO AND LOWER MANYA KROBO MUNICIPALITIES

ABSTRACT This study examined the impact of instructional materials in the teaching and learning of chemistry in senior high schools in the Yilo Krobo and Lower Manya Krobo municipalities. The main objective of the study was to establish if there is significant difference in academic performance in chemistry between students exposed to chemistry IM and those not exposed. The specific objectives were to: assess the available instructional materials used in teaching and learning of chem...

CORRUPTION IN PENSION FUNDS ADMINISTRATION AND THE PARADOX OF RETIREMENT IN NIGERIA

AbstractRetirement is said to be a time for rest after much labour in the civil service.  This seems paradoxical in the Nigerian context as pensioners labour more (instead of resting) to get their pensions. Pensions are not paid as and when due, at times for years. The scenario leaves many retired civil servants in abject poverty, frustration, depression, and ill-health that sometimes lead to the death of some of them as they await their entitlements. This paper examined the meaning of r...

PSİKANALİTİK ÖĞELER İLE THE WITCHI OKUMAK TEKİNSİZ VE İĞRENÇ

Korku türü içinde kategorilendirilen “The Witch” için tematik filmanalizi yöntemi ekseninde “tekinsiz” ve “iğrenç” öğelerin psikanalitik biryaklaşımla okunmasını amaçlayan bu çalışma ile çözümlemeye konufilmde sinematografik hazzın örtüsü kaldırılarak kullanılan öğelerinpsikanalitik anlamları gün yüzüne çıkarılmaya çalışılmıştır.Gerçekleştirilen yeniden okuma ile psikanalitik boyutları düzleminde“tekinsiz” ve “iğrenç” kavramlarının filmsel anlatıyla olan bağı kurulmakistenmiştir.

An opinion on Testing and Contact tracing for COVID-19 cases in Nigeria.

Increase in testing capacity of countries for Coronavirus is the first step to a positive battle against this pandemic. This paper provudes annurgent opinion piece on Nigeria's poor testing capacity for COVID-19 cases. Given Nigeria's high population yet slow testing by the authorities, it is important to state and remind the government that Nigeria may be in for tougher times if it does not ramp up testing for cases early as undetected community transmissions could potentially overwhelm the ...


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