Education

Research Papers/Topics in Education

Student Engagement Variables and First Year Undergraduate Retention Rate in University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

The study examined Student Engagement Variables and First Year Undergraduate Retention Rate in University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Five research questions and four hypotheses guided the study. The descriptive survey research design was used for the study. The population comprised 3,447 first year undergraduates from University of Uyo. Purposive and simple random sampling techniques were used to select 548 first year undergraduates studying four-year courses in Uni...

IMPACT OF DOING TEACHING PRACTICE AND RECEIVING LECTURES ON STUDENT ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE (A CASE STUDY OF FACULTY OF EDUCATION, UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS)

The objective of this study was to find out the impact of doing teaching practice and receiving lectures on student teacher's academic performance in UNILAG, Nigeria. The relative impact of each of the two independent variables on the dependent was also investigated. A survey design was adopted and the study sample consisted of 21 graduating student teachers and 14 education graduates selected across all departments in faculty of education, UNILAG using random sampling techniques. Two hypothe...

INFLUENCE OF OBSERVATIONAL LEARNING APPROACH IN DEVELOPING ENTREPRENEURIAL KEY COMPETENCIES AMONG BUSINESS EDUCATION STUDENT IN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES IN EDO SOUTH SENATORIAL DISTRIC

ABSTRACT The purpose of this study is to investigate the influence of observational learning approach in developing entrepreneurial key competencies among business education student in public and private universities in Edo south senatorial district. The objectives of this study were to determine the influence of observational learning approach in developing creativity skill among business education student, the influence of observational learning approach in developing innovative c...

FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH STREET HAWKING AMONG CHILDREN OF SCHOOL AGE

This study was aimed at investigating the factors associated with street hawking among children of school age in Enugu North Local Government of Enugu State. To guide the study, four research questions were formulated. The design adopted for this study was survey design. The population of the study consists of 779 teachers. This includes 690 female teachers and 89 male teachers in the 9 government secondary school in Enugu North Local Government Area of Enugu state (PPSMB 2017).Out of t...

Local Government Administration in Nigeria: The Search for Relevance

AbstractIn the general discourse on the local government system in Nigeria, two major influences are notable: the intervention of the military in politics, and the 1976 reform of local government. However, the 1979 constitution, which provided the legal framework for the 1976 reforms, plunged the local government system into a crisis of identity, and ever since local government in Nigeria has remained an idea in search of relevance. This paper examines both the inherent weakness of the consti...

Teacher Professionalism and Nigeria's National Development

Teacher professionalism is the driving force for educational improvement and national development, particularly now that the education system is riddled with so many challenges and conflicting pressures. Investing in teacher professional development is one way that a nation’s educational system can improve, and by doing so, ensure that students receive the high-quality teaching they need to succeed. The paper defines who a teacher is and discusses the concept of professi...

EFFECT OF ADMINISTRATIVE MATERIALS ON STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN BIOLOGY IN ABI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF CROSS RIVER STATE

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this research project was to examine the Effects of Administrative materials on academic performance in Biology in Abi Local Government Area of Cross River State. For the study, in order to achieve these goals, four (4) research questions were asked, and converted to 4 null hypotheses to effectively direct the study. A 25 item questionnaires was constructed by the researcher and validated by the project supervisor and was then used in generating data from 205 JSS-III gr...

PROVISION OF PHYSICAL FACILITIES AND TEACHERS’ JOB OUTPUT IN OBUDU LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, CROSS RIVER STATE

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to ascertain the provision of physical facilities on teachers’ job output in Obudu Local Government Area, Cross River State. Four null hypotheses were tested at 0.05 level of significance using chi-square (x2) analysis. The instrument used for data collection was the questionnaire entitle Provision of Physical Facilities and Teachers’ Job output (QPPFTJO). The sample comprised of two hundred (200) respondents drawn from five (5) schools in the study a...

Impact of Computer Assisted Instruction on the Performance of Students and Lecturer of Office Technology and Management, Kaduna Polytechnic

The study delves into the impact of computer assisted instruction on the performance of students and lecturer. The topic was a case study Office Technology and Management Department of Kaduna Polytechnic. The theoretical basis for the study was done through the review of related literature from textbooks, journals, periodic, conference papers, Internet, etc types of computer assisted instruction, importance of computer assisted instructions, how computer assisted instruction affect students a...

APPRAISAL OF THE ECONOMIC IMPLICATIONS OF E-BANKING IN NIGERIA BANKS (A CASE STUDY OF DIAMOND BANK)

The research work investigates into the economic implications of electronic banking which technology has brought about among Nigeria banks using Diamond Bank Plc as a case study. 

THE EFFECT OF AUDIO-VISUAL AIDS IN TEACHING ECONOMICS IN SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL

THE EFFECT OF AUDIO-VISUAL AIDS IN TEACHING ECONOMICS IN SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN ANKPA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KOGI STATE.CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION1.1 Background to the StudyAudio Visuals can be seen as specialist electronic materials thatdistributes high quality audio and visual sounds/videos. Simply meanspossessing both sound and visual component, such as slide-tape presentations,films, television programmes, church services and live theatre...

EFFECT OF CONTRACEPTIVES ON FEMALE SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

EFFECT OF CONTRACEPTIVES ON FEMALE SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

CONCEPT OF SUPERVISION AND INSPECTION IN NIGERIA

Education is gaining more prominence in the affairs of Nigerians more than ever before. It is seen as a way of answering so many questions and solving a myriad of problems. More funds are being committed to education both by the Governments and Private Citizens. There is therefore a greater demand for probity and accountability. The maintenance of standards and assurance of adequate measures of quality control are now the concern of all enlightened parents. The significance of school i...

The Concept of Globalization and the Implication to the Nigerian Educational System

(a) Introduction(b) Globalization and the Nigerian State(c) Globalization and Education(d) Impacts of Globalization on Nigerian Educational System(e) Impact of Globalization on Information Technology(f) Barriers to the Globalization of Education (g) Conclusion(h) Recommendations(i) References

Social Demand Approach in Educational Planning

(a) Introduction(b) Types of Planning(c) Rationale for Educational Planning(d) Procedures for Effective Educational Planning(e) Factors Militating Against Effective Educational Planning(f) The Concept of Social Demand Approach (SDA)(g) Conditions of the Social Demand Approach(h) Assumptions of Social Demand Approach(i) Advantages of the Social Demand Approach(j) Limitations of the Social Demand Approach(k) Conclusion(l) Recommendations


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