SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION IN PRIMARY & SECONDARY SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES OF EDUCATION IN NIGERIA VISION THE PROJECT 931/NIR/1000 ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION FOR PRIMARY & SECONDARY SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES OF EDUCATION, ORIGINATED FROM THE NIGERIAN PRESIDENTIAL INITIATIVE AIMING AT ACHIEVING NATIONAL ECONOMIC AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT OF THE COUNTRY USING MATHEMATICS, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY…Read more IMPROVING BASIC SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND MATHEMATICS LEARNING.
PSYCHOLOGICAL THEORY OF LEARNING Learning as a process focuses on what happens when the learning takes place. Explanations of what happens constitute learning theories. A learning theory is an attempt to describe how people and animal learn; thereby helping us understands the underlying complex process of learning. There are three main categories or philosophical frameworks…Read more PSYCHOLOGICAL THEORY OF LEARNING
Introduction Lesson planning is important for effective implementation of the Basic Science and Technology (BST) curriculum. For you as the teacher to be able to teach very well and effectively, you must plan and prepare your lessons. In planning of your lessons in Basic Science and Technology, you need to prepare them in concrete terms.…Read more Modern Teaching Method
Science Education in Nigeria have been facing a lot of problems which i will like to talk about as follows: Security Security issue in Nigeria has been worrisome for more than five years now because of insurgence of Niger Delta and Boko Haram. Looking properly into this, it was politically motivated but later became religiously…Read more Problems militating against Science Education Development
In developing a nation, science education is very important in many areas. A graduate of physics education can be self-employed as stated by . Most of the physics graduates have a good knowledge of electronics that is enough for them to be able to have a little period of training as apprentices and then stand…Read more Importance of Science Education to National Development
Nigeria as a nation comprises of 36 states and Abuja, the federal capital territory. The federal and the state governments take responsibilities for education at all levels. The level of poverty, ecological pollution and degradation in Nigeria has been attributed to the level of ignorance and illiteracy among the citizenry. The level of environmental awareness…Read more Purpose and Goals for Secondary Science Education
From the last post Nigeria Science education reform (part 1), I was making a point on the policy of education in Nigeria. I will go on to explain the national conference held, the new policy which came into play which was the 6-3-3-4 system of education. The National Policy on Education document was revised in 1981…Read more Nigeria Science education reform (part 2)