Community Policing and Crime Control in Nigeria

COMMUNITY POLICING AND CRIME CONTROL IN NIGERIA: A CASE STUDY OF UYO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA AKWA IBOM STATE CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background to the Study  Community policing is in hand with systematic relationship between the police and the entire people in the community. Police roles and functions are not simply law enforcement but also … Read more Community Policing and Crime Control in Nigeria

Child Abuse and Students Academic Performance

CHILD ABUSE AND STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background to the study Child abuse has remained a global issue in most countries including Nigeria. It is an age- long human problem. The United Nations Convention (1990) defines a child as a person under the age of 1 year. According to the constitution of … Read more Child Abuse and Students Academic Performance

The Impact of Teachers Teaching Method on the Academic Performance of Secondary School Students

THE IMPACT OF TEACHERS TEACHING METHOD ON THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background to the Study The word method is derived from a Greek expression “metahodos” which means a way (Esu and Inyang-Abia 2011). Therefore teaching method is a way of doing the business, the procedure, orderliness in planning and execution of teaching proper … Read more The Impact of Teachers Teaching Method on the Academic Performance of Secondary School Students

The Impact of Teachers Teaching Methods on the Academic Performance of Primary School

THE IMPACT OF TEACHERS TEACHING METHODS ON THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF PRIMARY SCHOOL CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background to the Study Effective teaching requires the teacher to step out of the realm of personal experience and step into the world of the learners (Brown, 2007). It is the learner who must be engage for learning to occur, … Read more The Impact of Teachers Teaching Methods on the Academic Performance of Primary School

Instructional Strategies and Academic Performance of Students

INSTRUCTIONAL STRATEGIES AND ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF STUDENTS CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background to the Study In the contemporary world today, attention is focused on education as an instrument of launching nations into the world of science and technology and with consequential hope of human advancement, in terms of living conditions and development of the environment. … Read more Instructional Strategies and Academic Performance of Students

Feminism in the Nigerian Theatre in Ofola Rotimi’s Our Husband Has Gone Mad Again and ’Tess Onwueme’s The Reign of Wazobia

FEMINISM IN THE NIGERIAN THEATRE IN OFOLA ROTIMI’S OUR HUSBAND HAS GONE MAD AGAIN AND ’TESS ONWUEME’S THE REIGN OF WAZOBIA CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1       BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Feminism has altered predominant perspectives in a wide range of areas within Western society, ranging from culture to law, Architecture to Philosophy. Though the issues in … Read more Feminism in the Nigerian Theatre in Ofola Rotimi’s Our Husband Has Gone Mad Again and ’Tess Onwueme’s The Reign of Wazobia

Community Resources and Teaching of Mathematics in Secondary Schools

COMMUNITY RESOURCES AND TEACHING OF MATHEMATICS IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION Background to the Study Mathematics is used in our everyday life. This is to say that mathematics is a process of educating using numbers or the science of numbers, letters and shapes. Orok (2016) sees “functional mathematics education as that learning in mathematics … Read more Community Resources and Teaching of Mathematics in Secondary Schools

Effect of Supervision on Students Academic Performance

EFFECT OF SUPERVISION ON STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study The educational delivery system in Nigeria is fraught with myriad of challenges. These challenges include teacher deficit, inadequate infrastructure, wobbling educational policies and high cost of quality education. In the midst of some of these challenges, a lot of stakeholders have always focused … Read more Effect of Supervision on Students Academic Performance

availability of teachers/laboratory facilities on teaching/learning of Biology in secondary schools

AVAILABILITY OF TEACHERS/LABORATORY FACILITIES ON TEACHING/LEARNING OF BIOLOGY IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background to the Study Science is doing and involves regular hands – on practical work for learners to develop scientific literacy to face global challenges. Aleyide (2000) opined that sound science education is accepted worldwide as bedrock of human development … Read more availability of teachers/laboratory facilities on teaching/learning of Biology in secondary schools

Classroom Supervision and Students Academic Performance in Secondary Schools

CLASSROOM SUPERVISION AND STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study The educational delivery system in Nigeria is fraught with myriad of challenges. These challenges include teacher deficit, inadequate infrastructure, wobbling educational policies and high cost of quality education. In the midst of some of these challenges, a lot … Read more Classroom Supervision and Students Academic Performance in Secondary Schools