Over 100 Fake Professors In Nigerian Universities -NUC

Executive Secretary of NUC, Prof Abubakar Rasheed, disclosed this while addressing journalists in Abuja. The National Universities Commission has said that there are possibly more than 100 fake professors across Nigerian universities. Executive Secretary of NUC, Prof Abubakar Rasheed, disclosed this while addressing journalists in Abuja. Rasheed said, “As part of measures at repositioning our […]

JAMB sets dates for 2020 UTME exams

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it will conduct its 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) between March 14 and April 4. Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, JAMB Registrar, disclosed this while hosting State Commissioners of Education on Monday in Abuja. Oloyede also said the registrations for its mock examinations would hold between Jan. 13 […]

NATIONAL UNIVERSITY COMMISSION DISMISSED ACADEMIC STAFFS OVER ACADEMIC CORRUPTION

Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC) said the commission has dismissed one of its staff over academic corruption during the accreditation programme of universities Rasheed disclosed this in Abuja on Monday during an interactive session with journalists, adding that accreditation exercise must entail due process to ensure quality assurance. We are constrained […]

CAUSES OF STUDENTS WRITING ERRORS IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS

CHAPTER ONE BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY Introduction Science students‟ competence in written English is critical because English is the language of formal education as enshrined in the National Policy on Education (2004). It is written medium the dominant aspect used to test and determine knowledge (Shuaibu, 2008). The importance of Science in technological development cannot […]

EFFECTS OF COMPUTER ASSISTED INSTRUCTION ON BIOLOGY STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE

CHAPTER ONE Introduction Science as a discipline is an organized body of knowledge and a process of inquiry which can be developed through observation and experimentation. Scientific knowledge is often applied and geared towards problem solving in order to enhance the living standard of man which is termed technology. Different scientists define science differently according […]

EFFECTS OF COLLABORATIVE TEACHING METHOD ON STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN BIOLOGY

CHAPTER ONE 1.1 Introduction Science has been defined by various authors Pindar and Sale (2002) define science as Product theories, laws, principles concepts. Process of science-involving observation, classification measurement, inference, prediction, experimentation, hypothesizing as well as attitude humility, honesty and curiosity. Science consists of Chemistry, Physics, and Biology. Biology as a Science subject according to […]

CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF DEPRESSION ON SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study The issue of academic performance among secondary school students has been a matter of great concern to educators, parents and government. Even though measures have been taken to improve the situation, a large proportion of secondary school students perform poorly. Secondary school students in recent times tend […]

TECHNIQUES FOR MANAGING CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study Classroom is the immediate management environment for formal knowledge acquisition. It is a shelter for both teachers and learners so as to engage in educative activities. Classroom is made up of the teacher, the learners, learning equipment and the environment. Kimberly (2001) stated the five characteristics of […]

EFFECTS OF BROKEN HOME ON SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS EMOTIONAL ADJUSTMENT

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study Emotional adjustment can be described as the behavioural process by which human being maintains equilibrium among their various need or between their need and the obstacle of environments. Mallinckrodt (1994). A sequence of adjustment begins when a need is felt and ends when it is satisfied. Hungry […]

UTILIZATION OF AVAILABLE RESOURCES FOR TEACHING AND LEARNING OF BUSINESS EDUCATION IN TERTIARY INSTITUTION

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Resources availability is a description of facts that resources are available and ready for use. The availability of resources in teaching and learning processes provide 2 interesting and compelling platforms for learners, to acquire basic skills. For example, National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE) identified resources required for Business Education to […]