Impact Assessment of the Factors Militating Against the Administration of Tertiary Institutional Programmes

Impact Assessment of the Factors Militating Against the Administration of Tertiary Institutional Programmes in Anambra State, Nigeria

Review of Literature and Theoretical Framework

 2.0 Conceptual Framework

Education remains a social process in capacity building and maintenance of society. It could be seen as a weapon for acquiring skills, relevant knowledge and habits for survival in an ever changing world. Education seem to be identified as a dynamic instrument of change, hence developed countries and those aspiring to develop have adopted it as an instrument per excellence for effecting national development (Federal Republic of Nigeria, 2004). Education is a tool that enhances capacity building and is responsible for the maintenance of society for decades. It is a weapon for acquiring skills, relevant knowledge and habits for surviving in the changing world. Nigeria, as a nation, needs the education of its citizens, in her onward march to technological development. The emphasis placed on education cannot be over-emphasized. It therefore needs the collective effort of all citizens to eradicate illiteracy which is dangerous, and vulnerable to the populace [Read more…]

Gender and Secondary School Students’ Performance in English Language

Gender and Secondary School Students’ Performance in English Language in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State

Abstract

This research was conducted to investigate the Influence of Gender on Secondary School Students’ Performance in English Language in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State. The purpose of this study was to compare the performance of gender in English language at secondary school level. The researcher formulated four-research questions for the study. The related literature was reviewed. Descriptive survey design was used for the study. Four secondary schools were simple randomly selected. 20 students and 5 teachers were also chosen from each of the four schools. Thus, the total population of this study amounted to hundred (100). [Read more…]

The Impact of Motivation on Teachers’ and Students’ Academic Performance

The Impact of Motivation on Teachers’ and Students’ Academic Performance in Some Selected Secondary School in Udi Local Government Area

Abstract

The title of this work is impact of motivation on teachers’ performance and academic performance of the students in Udi local government Area. The study covers five randomly selected secondary schools in Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State. To standardize the study, four research questions was designed and administered to a population size of 190 respondents meant for the study. The instrument used for data collection was a structured questionnaire, which contains 23 items designed in likert format. Data collected were analysed using mean scores in rating of the responses. The following findings were made from the study: [Read more…]

Factors affecting job satisfaction among the secondary school teachers

Factors affecting job satisfaction among the secondary school teachers in Ezza North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State

Review of Literature

Introduction:

This chapter presents a concise review of literature and documentations on job satisfaction and the school secondary school teachers of Nigerian secondary schools. For the purpose of this particular study on strategies for improving job satisfaction of secondary school teachers, literature were presented under the following headings:

  1. Job satisfaction: An overview
  2. Theories of job satisfaction

iii. Factors that influence job satisfaction.

  1. Secondary school teachers in Nigeria. Challenges and prospects.
  2. Related research studies.

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Influence of Classroom Size on Academic Performance of Secondary School Students in Nigeria

Influence of Classroom Size on Academic Performance of Secondary School Students in Nigeria

Abstract

This research was performed to examine the influence of class room size on academic performance of secondary school students in Nigeria since classroom congestion and low utilization rate of classrooms are common features of secondary schools in Nigeria which have negative impact on both secondary school teacher productivity, student learning input and secondary school student academic performance that at the end influences the reputation of a school.

In analyzing the data collected for the purpose of carrying out this research, the statistical tool known as the Pearson Product Moment Correlation (PPC) and the statistics were used. The use of sample percentage was employed, and Tables were used in presenting the data. Primary and secondary data were also used. [Read more…]

Effects of Instructional Material in the Teaching and Learning in Primary School

Effects of Instructional Material in the Teaching and Learning in Primary School in Enugu East Local Government Area, Enugu State.

Review of Related Literature

The review of related literature will be discussed under the following sub-headings:

– Conceptual framework of instructional material in teaching

-Concept of Instructional materials

– Characteristics of instructional material

– Availability of instructional material in primary schools

– Problem of using instructional material in the teaching

– Review of related empirical studies

– Summary of reviewed literature. [Read more…]

Factors Affecting Student’s Choice of Agricultural Science as a Career after Secondary School Education

Factors Affecting Student’s Choice of Agricultural Science as a Career after Secondary School Education in Ikwo South Local Government

Review of Related Literature

          The relate literature of this study will be reviewed under the following sub-headings;

  1. Influence of Teaching and Training facilities on choice of career.
  2. Job satisfaction and nature of remuneration as a factor that affect choice of career.
  • Values attached to agriculture.
  1. Returns to Agricultural Production.
  2. Summary of literature review.

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Perception of parents towards the education of female students

Perception of parents towards the education of female students

CHAPTER THREE

RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

POPULATION OF THE STUDY

This chapter gives a description of the procedure in carrying out the study. Elements of the methodology that are discussed include the population, sampling procedures and sample research instrument, data collection procedure and statistical analysis of data. [Read more…]

Students’ Attitude towards the Study of Economics in Nigerian Secondary Schools

Students’ Attitude towards the Study of Economics in Nigerian Secondary Schools

Literature Review

The purpose of this chapter is to examine the numerous literatures written by many eminent schools researchers, scientists and educationists on economics education. It is therefore imperative to renew the works of these elites with a view of making them a strong background for the problem under study especially attitudes of students to economics learning in Secondary Schools. [Read more…]

The Effect of Bullying on Academic Performance of Students

The Effect of Bullying on Academic Performance of Students in Selected Secondary Schools

Literature Review

In this chapter, the researcher will review some past literature related to the study. This will enable the researcher to know how some writers and scholars have applied their various theories to the particular case they have studies and also to find out the conclusion reached by them. It is very important to say that the consequences of bullying on secondary school students in Edo State cannot be overemphasized.   [Read more…]