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Hai, Tuong Duy; Tra, Do Huong – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
A new trend in the field of teaching nowadays is context-based learning which is embedded with real life of learners; our education system is not an exception. This method will stimulate learners' inspiration towards school subjects, especially natural sciences domains because today's students tend to less interested into these fields. In this…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teaching Methods, Relevance (Education), Experiential Learning
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Mahama, Vida Adika; Badu-Nyarko, Samuel Kofi – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
The problem of good sources of water has persisted in the Northern part of Ghana for a long time. In most communities, depending on the population, a number of people comprising males and females are chosen by some influential members of the community to form the water and sanitation committee (WATSAN) to participate in all activities pertaining…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Water, Sustainability, Delivery Systems
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Lengha, Tohnain Nobert – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
Health and nutrition are the fundamental elements which impact on the schooling process of children irrespective of their level of education. These are non-negligible aspects that affect the performance of school going children. Recent developments in the effort to enhance the education for all initiative have been emphasizing on improved health…
Descriptors: Child Health, Nutrition, Rural Schools, Academic Achievement
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Makori, Andrew; Onderi, Henry – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
This article reports on the quantitative research survey findings regarding the challenges related to the teaching and learning resources affecting small and medium sized public secondary schools in Kenya. The aim of this study is to investigate the secondary school principals' views on the teaching and learning resources related challenges facing…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Public Schools, Secondary Schools, Educational Resources
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Sarfo, Frederick Kwaku; Elen, Jan – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
This paper provides grounds for creating an integrated instructional design model that can be used to guide the design of quality classroom instruction in higher education also in countries with limited resources. To achieve its purpose the paper investigates various projects on integration of ICT in education in developing countries and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Developing Nations, Instructional Design, Models
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Omodara, M. F.; Bandele, S. O.; Omirin, M. S. – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
This study investigated the use of observations as techniques for assessing secondary school students in Ekiti State, Nigeria. The participants were 360 teachers selected from all the secondary schools in the 3 Senatorial Districts of Ekiti State, Nigeria using simple random sampling technique. The instrument employed for data collection was a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Observation, Evaluation Methods, Secondary School Students
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Aurah, Catherine M. – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
This research demonstrates that the experience of international students on U.S. university campuses is replete with cultural, social, relational, work-related and linguistic challenges. This study explored the experiences of two international graduate students from Africa (male = 1, female = 1) as they adjusted to campus life at a Mid-Western…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Graduate Students, Student Experience, Foreign Countries
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Alemu, Yirgalem; Teshome, Aschalew; Kebede, Million; Regassa, Tessema – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
The aim of this study was to explore the experiences and sources of stress among practicing student-teachers in the Eastern region of Ethiopia. A total of 112 participants were selected from the total population of 197 using stratified random sampling technique. Data were collected using the Perceived Stress Scale (PSS), sources of stress measure…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Stress Variables, Teaching Conditions, Graduate Study
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Agyemang, Isaac; Carver, Steve – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
As given in the Principle 17 of the Agenda 21, there is the need for environmental assessment for human developmental activities that are likely to have significant adverse impacts on the natural environment (UNCED, 1992). This article reviews various assessment methodologies and the reasons why methodological triangulation is a preferred choice…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Environmental Education, Conservation (Environment), Ecology
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Mahende, Gissa A.; Mabula, Nkuba – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
Teaching practice is the central activity in testing teaching skills gathered in classroom learning and in preparing professional teachers in any country. The current study investigated student teachers perception and experience on the teaching practice supervisor's treatment, student supervisor pre or post classroom discussion and teaching…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Experiential Learning, Student Teaching, Student Teacher Attitudes
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Patience, Nwamuo A.; Chinyere, Ihekwaba N. – African Educational Research Journal, 2014
Test anxiety which implies excessive worry about doing well on a test by students no matter the level can become a major hindrance on test performance and can cause extreme nervousness and memory lapses among other symptoms. This study x-rayed and investigated the level of test anxiety among students in tertiary institutions using Alvan Ikoku…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Test Anxiety, College Students, Gender Differences
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Amanyi, Churcher Kwesi; Owuba, Lloyd Asiedu; Adjabui, Michael – African Educational Research Journal, 2013
The research was aimed at investigating whether the intended time of 280 min per week for 92 weeks was adequate for the treatment of Senior High School (SHS) Elective Mathematics. A stratified random sampling method was used to select three sex female, two single sex male and three mixed SHSs in eight sub-metros in the Kumasi Metro of the Ashanti…
Descriptors: Mathematics Instruction, Secondary School Mathematics, Elective Courses, Course Descriptions
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Mandina, S.; Mashingaidze, S. S.; Mafuta, J. – African Educational Research Journal, 2013
The non-participation of girls in advanced mathematics has become a concern over a number of years. This study sought to find ways of increasing female participation in Mathematics at advanced level based on an understanding of the constraining factors to female participation in mathematics. The descriptive survey research design was adopted in…
Descriptors: Females, Mathematics Instruction, Advanced Courses, Student Attitudes
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Badu-Nyarko, Samuel Kofi – African Educational Research Journal, 2013
The quest for lifelong learning and determination to acquire academic qualifications worldwide has opened up universities and polytechnics to cater for the growing number of applicants every year. In this wise, emphasis is placed on widening access to prospective learners of all categories. But should we do this at the expense of quality if we are…
Descriptors: Quality Assurance, Distance Education, Foreign Countries, Student Evaluation
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Olufade, Adenike Olufunke – African Educational Research Journal, 2013
Women involvements in political activities in recent times have been on the decline. Often times, women's right is denied against the provisions of the constitution and other international instruments of human rights and this does not allow them to participate in government adequately. It takes conscious political actions to address the issue of…
Descriptors: Females, Political Attitudes, Women Administrators, Foreign Countries
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