Education

Research Papers/Topics in Education

THE ROLE OF IYA KAA IN THE YORUBA PRE-COLONIAL EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM: A TEMPLATE FOR DAY CARE CENTRES IN NIGERIA

Abstract The Yoruba educational system has provisions for the care of the young ones even before the advent of western education or formal education. An experienced woman is placed in charge of the young ones, she is known as Iya Kaa. Iya Kaa is the title given to a woman who is a specialist in the care of children, she is in charge of the children until the arrival of Parents from farms. In recent times, the number of full-time housewives in Africa’s urban areas is on a rapid decline, un...

Ethical Value and Social Reform in Early Childhood Care Education

Abstract This study examines ethical values and social reforms in Early Childhood Care Education. Moral and value are important virtue needed for the growth and development of every child, hence is it supposed to be inculcated for standards to be maintained in the society. The paper therefore, aims at re- awakening the schools and caregivers on the knowledge which have been neglected due to unnecessary changes in the curriculum, insufficient qualified caregivers and so on. These hamper the ef...

Operationalizing Cross-cultural Research Design: Practical, cost-effective, and a minimalistic application of cross-cultural research design

Operationalizing  cross-cultural  research  design: Practical,  cost-effective,  and  a  minimalistic  application of  cross-cultural  research  design  to  minimize  cultural bias in research and reconcile diverse viewpoints. Abstract We begin this paper by providing a brief overview of the history of science in different civilizations and cultures around the world since ancient times, in order to show that different cultures and traditions across geographies have contributed t...

Assessment of School Resources in Public Secondary Schools in Bukoba Municipality, Bukoba District-Tanzania

ABSTRACT  This study aimed at assessing the distribution and availabilty of school resources in public secondary schools in Tanzania using Bukoba Municipality as a case study. The study identified that the public secondary schools in Bukoba Municipality lack basic school resources in sufficient qualities. The method of data collection employed in this stud is quantitative in which quantitative data were collected using questionnaire which featured questions on the school resources facilities...

Automatic Methods for Classification of Plant Diseases Using Convolution Neural Network

ABSTRACT Agriculture is the primary source of economic development in India. The fertility of the soil, climatic conditions, and crop economic values make farmers select appropriate crops for each season. to fulfil the increasing population requirements, agricultural industries hunt for improved means of food production. Researchers are in search of stories that may reduce investment and significantly improve the yields. The proposed decision-making system utilizes image content characteriza...

Impact of Audio Visual in Teaching Business and Students Performances in Business Studies Bwari Local Government Area

Abstract  This study sought to examine impact   of audio visual aids in teaching business studies and students’ students academic performance in business studies secondary schools in Bwuari Local Government area. The specific objectives that guided the study we to examine if the use of audio visual aids has any significant impact in teaching business studies in  Bwari local government area, to investigate if the use of audio visual aids  has any significance impact on students’ academ...

A Comparative Analysis of Students Performance in Mathematics in WAEC Examination of 2015 and 2020 Academic Session among Secondary Schools in Gwagwalada Area Council of the FCT

ABSTRACT  investigator made a comparative analysis of students performance in mathematics in WAEC examination of 2015and 2020 academic session among secondary schools in Gwagwalada area council of the FCT. The study adopted a survey research design The population for the study was 3557 mathematics students in Gwagwalada area Council. The sample size for the study is 348 students. This sample size was gotten from Morgan and Krejcie population and sample size table and derived according to th...

ARCS Model of Motivation as Basis in Teaching Mathematics

The study was conducted to determine the usefulness of ARCS of Model Motivation in teaching mathematics among secondary teachers in Delfin Albano High School-Main and Annex and Alfreda Albano National High School. It specifically aimed to find out the teachers' extent of use of motivating students in terms of Attention, Relevance, Confidence, and satisfaction. The Descriptive-Correlational Design was used to analyze the data. Two sets of questionnaire were used to gather the data and were ana...

The Effectiveness of Peer Feedback through Google Docs for Improving EFL Students’ Classroom Engagement and Writing Achievement

The paper presents a research study dealing with the effect of Google Docs on EFL learners' engagment and writing achievement 

Use of CLASS tool to improving teaching quality of mathematics teachers A case study on teacher perceptions

Teacher involvement in teaching learning process could be enormously important in facilitating students’ mathematics learning. Thus, testing and practicing teaching methodologies in the classroom will have a direct impact on students’ meaningful learning. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) provided the technical assistance (TA-8235) in phase II for mathematics branch, ministry of education in year 2018 to develop the component of teaching delivery. The Classroom Assessment Scoring System (C...

Application Of Information And Communication Technology (Ict) In Technical Services Of Polytechnic Libraries In Nigeria

ABSTRACT  The objectiveof thestudy wastoassessthe application of ICTin the Technical ServicesSections of Polytechnic Libraries in Nigeria. Thus, the study tried to discover, among others, thetypes of ICTfacilities available in the Technical Services Sections of Nigerian PolytechnicLibraries, routine operations in Technical Services Sections of Nigerian Polytechnic Libraries,where ICTs are applied, extent of the relevance of ICT in executing routine tasks in TechnicalServices Sections of Nig...

Assessment Of Library Application Software Packages For Library Operations And Services In Federal University Libraries In North Western States Of Nigeria

ABSTRACT   The study Assessment of Library Application Software Packages for Library Operations andServices in Federal University Libraries in North Western States of Nigeria was conducted toassess automation of library operations and services in Nigerian University Libraries. This isbecause efforts are being put forward to improve on the library operations and services frombeingmanuallydriventoelectronicallydrivenwhereinformationworkismostdonetraditionally. Application of library management...

Influence of Life Saving Skills (LSS) by Trained Nurses and Midwives on Maternal Mortality in Bauchi State

ABSTRACT Skilled care during pregnancy, child delivery, and immediately after the delivery isimportant because itsaves lives of millions of women and newborns and prevent serious and hard to predict complications during pregnancy, delivery or immediately after delivery. Life Saving Skills (LSS) has been in practice by nurses, since 1992, to address maternal mortality and morbidity. However, it is not clear as to what extent the training of nurses and midwives in LSShas contributed to the redu...

Determinants of Mothers’ Breastfeeding Practices in Kaduna State

ABSTRACT Thestudywasondeterminantsofmothers’ breastfeeding practicesinKadunastate.Four(4) objectives and four(4) research questions were formulated with three(3)null hypotheses. Survey research design was adopted for the study. The population for the study was drawn from 30 different hospitals in Zaria metropolis. A total population of allnursing mothers who attended ante-natal clinics was, three thousand, two hundred andfive (3,205). Simple random sampling was used to draw a sample size o...


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