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Ogunniyi, Matthew Babatope – African Educational Research Journal, 2018
This study explores the relative impact of human capital formation on economic growth in Nigeria from 1981 to 2014 using time series data of thirty four (34) years. The empirical analysis begins with an investigation of the stationarity of the variables specified under the model specification. Upon which the study used the ARDL bound estimation…
Descriptors: Human Capital, Educational Development, Correlation, Educational Policy
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Shikalepo, Elock Emvula – African Educational Research Journal, 2018
This study sought to discover the challenges facing the implementation of School Cluster System in Oshikoto region. Five Cluster Centre Principals (CCPs) and twenty eight teachers were sampled as participants. Questionnaires, documentary analysis and focus group interviews were used as research instruments for the study. Questionnaires were…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Barriers, Educational Quality, Rural Schools
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Ginsburg, Mark; Ansari, Noor; Goyee, Oscar N.; Hatch, Rachel; Morris, Emmanuel; Tuowal, Delwlebo – African Educational Research Journal, 2018
This paper analyzes data collected in the 2013 Liberian Annual School Census undertaken as part of the Educational Management Information System and supplemented by information gathered from teacher education program organizers as well as from samples of graduates from preservice and inservice CCertificate granting programs undertaken in Liberia…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Supply and Demand, Teacher Competencies, Teacher Education Programs
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Odukoya, Jonathan Adedayo; Bowale, Ebenezer; Okunlola, Sola – African Educational Research Journal, 2018
The paper reviewed the formulation and implementation of the Nigerian national policy of education that was enacted in 1977. Though the document featured lot of laudable policies, feedback from key stakeholders in education revealed that the implementation of the policy was deficient and need urgent attention for the country to experience the much…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Policy, Policy Formation, Educational History
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Sakyi, Kwesi Atta – African Educational Research Journal, 2017
Early childhood education has received attention from philosophers, educationists and psycho-analysts such as Plato, Avicenna, Locke, Pestalozzi, Whitehead, Carl Jung, Binet, Piaget, Montessori, Sigmund Freund, Howard Gardner, among others. In Africa, the backdrop of poverty, Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in strife-torn countries, among…
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Foreign Countries, Governance, Intervention
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Chigunwe, Gilliet; Tembachako, Deliwe – African Educational Research Journal, 2017
The study was set to assess the effects of inaccessibility of school toilets to girl pupils with disabilities. Statistics staggered around the world reveal that 2.4 billion people lack access to basic toilets. According to UNICEF report, more than half of the schools in the developed world lack private toilets. Whilst this is so, people with…
Descriptors: Females, Physical Disabilities, Public Schools, Sanitary Facilities
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Mulugeta, Tsegai – African Educational Research Journal, 2015
This article focuses on the first of the six Education for All (EFA) goal as conceived in Dakar, which calls upon countries to expand and improve comprehensive Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE), especially for the most vulnerable and disadvantaged children. Strong early childhood foundations -- including good health, nutrition and a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Early Childhood Education, Child Care, Young Children
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Mungoo, Judith; Moorad, Fazlur – African Educational Research Journal, 2015
This paper contributes to the ongoing discourse on pedagogical practices in developing contexts. The argument is that in large mixed ability classes, learner centred pedagogy is not only faced with a myriad of challenges, but fails to cater for the range of learners. The paper provides a review of constructivist approaches and proposes pedagogical…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teaching Methods, Student Centered Learning, Secondary School Teachers
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Bikongoro, Peragia F. – African Educational Research Journal, 2015
This paper argues that effective education in a knowledge society cannot be realized unless the issue of the policy of the language of instruction and assessment is resolved. This study discusses the relevance of the language policy currently in use for instruction and assessment of Ordinary Secondary Education in Tanzania. It also presents the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Language of Instruction, African Languages, English
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Ndille, Roland – African Educational Research Journal, 2015
The British colonial policy of education in the Southern Cameroons was guided by the philosophy of adapting education to the mentality, aptitude and occupations of the local population. This policy was gradually abandoned in the 1950s when it was realized that it was serving the colonial exploitative agenda of keeping natives to a permanently…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Policy, Educational History, Postcolonialism