Education

Research Papers/Topics in Education

Impact of Teacher’s Involvement in Examination Malpractice on Students in Secondary Schools in Ebonyi State: Afikpo Educational Zone

INTRODUCTIONOur society is faced with various kinds of malpractices. It is very common to see teachers failing to do their professional duties properly.Examination malpractice is one of such acts where people do things wrongly in an interrupted way to achieve or acquire correct things. Salami (1995) explained examination malpractices as all forms of illegal acts or cheating in order to pass an examination. He said that these include cheating in the hall, writing exam outside the hall, buying ...

SECONDARY EDUCATION IN NIGERIA

INTRODUCTIONThe Federal Republic of Nigeria (2004) National Policy on Education Section 5, No 20 contains the widely acceptable definition of Secondary Education. The policy defines secondary education as the education children receive after primary education and before the tertiary stage. The Broad goals of secondary education according to the document shall be to prepare the individual for useful living within the society; and higher education.  The Federal Republic of Nigeria saw e...

Abortion And The Value Of Human Life

ABSTRACTAbortion is a moral issue that has attracted a lot of controversial views from both the supporters and the denialists. The arguments of the pro-lifers and the pro-choicers presents abortion as a social phenomenon that has both ethical and moral implications. This is because if we accepts the pro-lifers view that, abortion is bad without any qualification then, such acceptance will be contrary to the principle of situation ethics which recognizes that it is not at all time might justif...

Teachers' Perception Of Difficult Areas In Secondary Schools Biology Curriculum

ABSTRACTThe purposes of this study were to investigate what biology content areas that biology teachers perceive as important but difficult for them to teach and the reasons they for perceptions. The investigator used a forty-item questionnaire to elicit information from one hundred and twelve biology teachers in Kwara State. The mean and standard deviation of each item were computed and rank ordered. Frequency counts were then used for the reasons given by the teachers. Most of the content a...

SUN AS THE SOURCE OF SYNTHESIS OF ALL ELEMENTS

ABSTRACTThis term  focus is on the study of the sun as the source of synthesis in of all elements both known and unknown.  This work discusses the sun in details its life history and the parts as well as the elements produced in the sun.   There professional ideas, findings in their earlier works, are from the internet, library, textbooks, journals, articles from the source.   The work made it clear that the sun is a star where many elements are produced.   Also as th...

The Impact of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) On Teaching and Learning of Physics

This study investigated the impact of information and communication technology on teaching and learning of physics. The respondents used for the study were one hundred and fifty-seven (157) physics students and two (2) physics teachers drawn randomly from two senior secondary schools from each of the five educational districts out of the six educational districts available in Lagos State. Three null hypotheses were postulated and tested at level of significant.The instruments used for the stu...

Perception Of Difficult Topics In Chemistry Curriculum By Students In Nigeria Secondary Schools

ABSTRACTThis study was conducted to identify topics perceived difficult by chemistry students in Nigerian secondary schools. Five hundred and sixty SS III Chemistry Students were randomly selected from 28 senior secondary schools in seven states of the federation. A 20 – Item questionnaire was administered to respondents. Mean, standard deviation, variance and t-test statistics were used to analyse research data collected. Findings showed that chemistry students perceived 13 topics (65%) di...

University Education Policy in the Fight against Corruption and the Economic Development in Nigeria

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to determine the extent the university education policy could justify the fight against corruption for sustainable development of Nigeria. This study was designed to provide baseline information for re-engineering university policy-plan in solving the problem of corruption in order to achieve system efficiency and economic development of the nation. Expected findings would be significant to students, teachers policy makers, educational administrators, the...

MOTIVATIONAL NEEDS OF PUBLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL TEARCHERS IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT Teacher motivation naturally has to do teacher’s desire in participation in the education process. Motivation is commonly assumed to be a good thing that goes in influencing individual’s behaviours and performance at work. The study addressed the motivational needs of teacher’s the factors responsible for lack of motivational of the teacher’s and strategies for improving the motivational needs, these needs include from society, good school building and entitlement. Furth...

AUDITING EFFIECIENCY FOR IMPROVING COMPANIES PERFORMANCES

TABLE OF CONTENTSTITLE PAGEAPPROVAL PAGEDEDICATIONACKNOWLEDGEMENTTABLE OF CONTENTCHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY1.2 STATEMENT OF PROBLEM1.3 OBJECTIVES OF STUDY1.4 SCOPE OF STUDY1.5 LIMITATIONS OF STUDY1.6 DEFINITION OF TERMCHAPTER TWO2.0 LITERATURE REVIEW2.1 REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE2.2 MEANING OF PUBLIC SECTOR AND SERVICE2.3 AUDITING PROCEDURES2.4 MEANING OF INTERNAL CONTROL2.5 THE ROLE OF INTERNAL CONTROL DEPARTMENT2.6 OBJECTIVES OF AUDITINGCHAPTER THREE3.0 SUMMARY&nbs...

ACCOUNTING SYSTEM IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT

TABLES OF CONTENTTITLE PAGEAPPROVAL PAGEDEDICATIONACKNOWLEDGEMENTTABLE OF CONTENTSCHAPTER ONE:INTRODUCTION1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY1.2 STATEMENT OF PROBLEM1.3 PURPOSE OF THE STUDY1.4 SIGNIFICANCE OF STUDY1.5 DEFINITION OF TERMSCHAPTER TWO2.1 DEFINITION2.2 ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLE2.3 WORKING PAPERS2.4 PREDATION OF VOUCHERS2.5 ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE OF TREASURY UNIT2.6 TREASURY FINAL ACCOUNT2.7 THE RECONCILIATION UNIT2.8 HISTORY OF GOVERNMENT ACCOUNT IN NIGERIACHAPTER THREE3.1 SUMMARY OF FINDIN...

THE USEFULNESS OF ORSAT GAS ANALYZER IN THE FIELD OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AND HOW IT CAN BE ACHIEVED

ABSTRACT The principle of gas and vapour behaviour is very important in industrial.  The analysis of gases can be achieved by means of orsat gas apparatus. Orsat analysis involved the successive contaction of the gas with solution that preferentially absorbs one or more of the constituents. The usefulness of orsat gas apparatus his contributed tremendously to the development of science and technology.  The principles governing the operation of orsat apparatus has been appli...

FACTORS AFFECTING ATTITUDE TO WORK OF SECONDARY SCHOOL TEACHERS IN OGBARU LOCAL GOURMET AREA OF ANAMBRA STATE

 ABSTRACTThis research work was carried out in urban and rural areas of Ogbrau Local Government Area of Anambra State to find out factors affecting attitude to work of secondary school teachers.The questionnaire was the instrument used in obtaining data for answering the research questions.Some of the factors associated with the problem have been fully identified and analyzed in this work among which is inadequate teaching materials in our secondary school. Some recommendations have...

THE CAUSES OF STUDENTS DROP-OUTS IN OREDO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF EDO STATE.

ABSTRACT The study examined the causes of student’s dropouts as perceived by teachers in Oredo Local Government Area of Edo State of Nigeria. As a survey research, a sample of 194 teachers was taken for the study. The sample procedure was by the simple random sampling techniques. The instrument used to collect data was a questionnaire while data collected were analyzed using percentage. The findings showed that student’s inability to comprehend, stubbornness, poverty of pare...

Use of Computer in Classroom

Computers in the classroom include any digital technology used to enhance, supplement, or replace a traditional educational curriculum. As computers have become more accessible, inexpensive, and powerful, the demand for this technology has increased, leading to more frequent use of computer resources within classes, and a decrease in the student-to-computer ratio within schools.College campuses used computer mainframes in education since the initial days of this technology, and throughout the...


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