Factors Responsible For Pupils Lateness to School in Primary School

The Factors Responsible For Pupils Lateness to School in Primary School

Literature Review

The issue of pupil’s lateness to school has been a persisting problem among the pupils in Orhionmwon Local Government Area in particular and the nation in general. In this chapter therefore the researchers will sort out some ideas, opinions and views of some authors, which are geared towards examining the factors that are responsible for lateness of pupils in primary schools. [Read more…]

Assessment of Methods of Teaching Computer Courses to Computer Science Students

Assessment of Methods of Teaching Computer Courses to Computer Science Students in Selected Nigerian Polytechnics

Literature Review

Historical Background

The history of the computer is a study of human ingenuity used to develop tools to aid is calculating answers to problems and keeping track of result according to Mandel (1983).

Computers as we know them today, have only been around for less than half a century computing is therefore, a very recent phenomenon indeed. However, before the middle of the 20th century, there were several attempts at constructing machines, which, in the main, performed calculations quickly and automatically. In order to aid calculation, breads were strung along a series of wires in a wooden frame. This was born the Abasus, the most venerable of human calculating devices, which is still in, use today.  [Read more…]

Strategies for Effective Implementation of Free and Compulsory Education

Strategies for Effective Implementation of Free and Compulsory Education in Local Government Area

Background of the Study

In democratic societies, Government serve the people and have a major obligation to respect protect and facilitate their. For education this means government have obligation under international human right to facilitate and safeguard the strategies for effective implementation of free and compulsory education in Afikpo North Local Government Area. The expectation is that such Government will put in place appropriate policies and sector plans and also secure the necessary resources. In addition, Government have an obligation to adequately address that constrain the fulfillment of that right for all children. An example would be the obligation of school fees and other charges in education [Read more…]

Causes of Drug Abuse and Its Effects among Secondary School Students

Causes of Drug Abuse and Its Effects among Secondary School Students

Review of Related Literature

In the past, students were not addicted to drugs taking but due to western civilization among our present day youths, the use of drugs has increased because of the blind desire to follow what the so called sophisticated people in the society.

WHAT IS DRUG? A drug is said to be an illegal substances that people take, smoke, inject e.t.c for the physical and mental effect it has.

THE MEANING OF ABUSE: is to take or use something in a way that is wrong or harmful to the user. Abuses are to misuse anything in access. [Read more…]

Effects of Moral Education on the Pupil’s Behaviours in Primary Schools

Effects of Moral Education on the Pupil’s Behaviours in Primary Schools in Ivo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.

Introduction

Background of the Study

A lot of factors emerged or combined to give rise to the issues or problems of moral education on the behaviour of pupils in Primary Schools in Ivo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. One of the most outstanding problems is that of inadequate home training. Some families are disorganized and disintegrated. The negative desire for wealth giving rise to commercial sex, sexual passion, rape and unrealities false marriage promises. These and more no doubt are largely responsible for the high level of moral decadence and consequently moral education on the behaviour of pupils in Primary Schools. It is a total disheartening that some parents have neither time nor moral etiquette to offer their children. [Read more…]

Investigation into the Patterns of Deviance and Control in Nigerian Primary School

Investigation into the Patterns of Deviance and Control in Nigerian Primary School with Special Reference to Ivo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State

Abstract

The study focused on the patterns to deviance among Nigerian Primary School Pupils in Ebonyi State and possible control measures to be adopted. The instrument used for this study was questionnaire, to elicit answers from respondents. The questionnaire was administered to the teachers. Based on the data collected and analyzed, the following findings were made. Pupils engage in school, often steal in school, late coming to school, gossip in school, examination malpractice, engage in truancy e.t.c. [Read more…]

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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