Technology

Research Papers/Topics in Technology

Integration Of Information, Communication And Technology In Teaching And Learning Of Physics In Secondary Schools In Tigania West Sub-County, Kenya

ABSTRACT This research investigates the extent to which teachers and students of physics utilize ICT as a pedagogical tool in secondary schools in Tigania West District. The development of this study was influenced by various concerns of educational stakeholders about the ICT integration in schools and the competence on the use of ICT as a pedagogical tool. Using constructive theory as a theoretical eye, a survey was carried out in twelve schools that were purposively selected from 40 s...

Influence Of Organizational Factors On Performance Of Monitoring And Evaluation Systems In Primary Education Development In Kisumu County, Kenya

ABSTRACT It is a precondition by benefactors that every proposal must have provision for effective M&E Systems costed for and performed by skilled M&E staff. Donors have further recommended that ten percent of the financial resources must be set aside for performing M & E in donor funded projects. However, this is not the case in primary education development (PRIEDE) project where Head teachers who are the project managers and only have skills on how to monitor and evaluate learner’s...

Human Resource Management System A Case Of Kampala ~Nternat~Onal Unwers~Ty

TABLE OF CONTENT Figure 1: Management Information System 3Figure 2: Management Information System Network 13Figure 3: Data flow Process 19Figure 4: The Human Resource Management System startup form 20Figure 5: Interface showing data entry of general information of employees Figure 6: The interface which shows the input form with data on it 21.1.2 Entity Relationship Model ~‘ERD,).224.1.3 Table structure 224.1.4 Relational Schema 244.1.5 Entity Relationsln~o Diagram for the new system 254....

Strategies Employed In Teaching The Integrated English And Their Influence On Performance Among Secondary Schools In Kenyenya, Kisii County, Kenya

ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to examine the teaching strategies in teaching the Integrated English and their influence on learner performance in secondary schools in Kenyenya Sub-county, Kisii County and their influence on learner performance. The objectives of the study were: To establish the strategies that teachers use in teaching integrated English, to explore the challenges that influence the choice of strategies of teaching the Integrated English and to determine the inf...

Play And Its Effects On Early Childhood Education A Case Study Of Kibuye Primary School Maranda Division, Bondo District, Kenya

ABSTRACTThe purpose of the study was to investigate the importance of playing on the early childhood education in Kibuye primary school, Maranda Division, Bondo District, KenyaThe specific objectives of the study were to determine the profile of the respondents in regards to: age, gender and academic level, to investigate the importance of playing in regards to academic achievements, problem solving, social and egoistic competenceconfidence building and health develop...

The Teacher's Code Of Conduct And Attitude, Performance In Selected Primary Schools In Jinja District

ABSTRACTThe study investigated the attitude and performance of the teachers in selected Primary Schools in Jinja District. In a bid to propose an enhancement code of conduct programme. The study was carried out in selected Primary Schools in Jinja District.The specific objectives of the study were to establish whether the teachers' profession code of conduct has an impact on the attitude and performance of teaches, to find out how the attitude of teachers towards&nbsp...

The Impact Of School Feeding Program In Odupi Subcounty, Arua District

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of school feeding programs in Odupi Sub-county in Arua District. The specific objectives of the study were to examine the school attendance of schools where there is school t~ed~n~ programs, to establish the level of development of children in schools where feeding programs are found and to find out the effects of feeding programs on the education of pupils in Odupi sub-county. The methods used for d...

Developing Striga Resistance In Maize Through Maize-Sorghum Hybridization

ABSTRACTStriga hermonthica is an obligate hemi-parasite that belongs to the family Orobanchaceae. Crop infestations by this parasitic weed pose a great threat to agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa. The most commonly affected crops include cereals such as sorghum, maize, and rice, which are important to subsistent livelihoods in the region through food production. Some of the control measures currently used include weeding and herbicide seed dressing using Imazapyr (StrigAway®) maize and crop ...

Effects Of Conflicts On Project Team Productivity: A Case Of Jaza Jaza Project At Mastermind Tobacco Kenya Limited

ABSTRACT The study was conducted to investigate the effect of conflicts on project team productivity at Mastermind Tobacco Kenya Limited in order to build everlasting coexistence of members of a project team and ensure attainment of project as well as overall organizational goal. The objectives of this study were: to examine the effects of project leadership related conflicts on project teams’ productivity, to find out the effects of organizational structure related conflicts on proje...

The Role Of Geography As A Subject In Preparing Learners For Career Paths: A Study Of Secondary Schools In Uasin Gishu County, Kenya

ABSTRACT Subject choice marks the beginning of a learner’s career path because most learners choose the subject based on their passion and interest. This study sought to identify career aspirations of secondary school students who opt to study geography; to identify reasons why students choose geography as a subject over other optional subjects in the same category and to establish geography subject’s relevance in understanding societal problems. The study was guided by Donald Supe...

Influence Of Geographical Information Systems Integration In Monitoring And Evaluation On Performance Of Community Development Projects At World Vision Kenya

ABSTRACT Incidents of poor performance of community projects have been documented by various research studies. Many projects encounter delays in implementation, poor quality of projects, time and cost overruns that affect the overall achievement of project objectives (Ramathan et al., 2012). The major problem being that introduction of technology has not been embraced effectively in monitoring and evaluating of project performance, to enable reporting with evidence, despite the much pot...

Sustainability Of Community Based Projects Undertaken By commercial Banks In Kenya: A Case Of Barclays Bank

ABSTRACTSustainability of community based projects is one of the greatest concerns of the stakeholders involved in the process of running the projects.Many firms in the financial industry have increasingly been involved in supporting community based projects aimed at improving livelihoods of the community in which they operate.Analysis show that, most community based projects have failed to sustain themselves, become self-reliant and the communities have failed to continue running them after ...

Sustainability Of World Bank Funded Projects In Kenya

ABSTRACTThe World Bank has supported Kenya in financing development projects in transport, energy, water, urban development, health, public sector management and social protection since 1960. By November 2011, it had financed more than 175 projects with a total investment of over US$ 7,070 billion. Sustainability of the funded projects is of utmost importance if the impact of funding these projects is to be realized. Despite project feasibility studies being done prior to commencement of the ...

Evaluation of the Head CT Findings Compare to Clinical Diagnosis in Sudanese Children

AbstractA descriptive study was performed in Sudanese hospitals and medicalcenters during the period from July 2016 – March 2017.The aim of the study was to evaluate the head CT findings andclinical diagnosis in Sudanese children.The study applied for all children patients whom examined clinicallyand by CT scan to diagnose head cases which were 81 patients.The data was collected, classified, analyzed by using computerizedstatistics procedure (Excel).The analysis of the results found ...

Gene Expression Profiling During Early Stages Of Infection Of Bovine Lymphocytes By The Parasite Theileria Parva

ABSTRACTTheileriosis or East Coast Fever (ECF), a leukemia-like disease of cattle that is endemic in East, Central and Southern Africa, is caused by the protozoan parasite Theileria parva (T. parva), which is transmitted by the brown ear tick vector Rhipicephalus appendiculatus. In an infective tick bite, the sporozoite parasites preferentially infect bovine lymphocytes and develop into intra-cytoplasmic, multinucleated schizonts. Schizont-infected host cells proliferate and exhibit several p...


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