Volume 5                                            CONTENTS                                              2013   

VOLUME 5, Number 1                                                                                                     JANUARY  2013


Astrid Napier and Alfred H. Makura • Students’ and Staff Perceptions of the Efficacy of English Language Literacy Support Programmes for Students at a Previously Disadvantaged Higher Education Institution in South Africa


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.01

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Anass Bayaga Mathematics Teaching Via the Lesson Study Model


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.02

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Vuyisile Msila Cross-gender Mentoring of Principals in Selected South African Schools


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.03

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Mpho M. Dichaba Adult Basic Education Teachers’ Experiences about the Cascade Model of Training: An Appreciative Inquiry


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.04

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M. J. Taole Teachers’ Conceptions of the Curriculum Review Process


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.05

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Vuyisile Msila and Jabulani Mtshali Getting Principalship Right? Piloting a Principal Professional Leadership Development Model


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.06

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Hamza O. Mokiwa and Vuyisile Msila Teachers’ Conceptions of Teaching Physical Science in the Medium of English: A Case Study


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.07

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Pinki Sharma and Jatinder K. Gulati Gender Differences in Cognitive Abilities of Children Attending School and Not Attending School in Migrant Labour Families


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.08

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Olabanji E. Obadara Relationship between Distributed Leadership and Sustainable School Improvement


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.09

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Agnes Ebi Maliki Interpersonal Relationship Behaviours, Perceived Social and Civic Obligations, Background Variables and Academic Achievement among Senior Secondary School Students in Bayelsa State of Nigeria


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.01.10

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Guide for Contributors



List of Members of the Editorial Board



VOLUME 5, Number 2                                                                                                           APRIL  2013


Prince Dabula and Alfred Henry Makura High School Students’ Perceptions of Career Guidance and Development Programmes for University Access


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.02.01

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Kuttickattu John Mammen and Thenjiwe Meyiwa Perceptions and Concerns on Plagiarism and its Implications for Teacher Education: A Case Study of a South African University


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.02.02

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J. S. Maseko Punishment or Treatment in Managing Learner Violence in South African Public Township Schools 


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.02.03

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Haroon Mohammed  Tawarah Teachers’ Effectiveness in Asking Classroom’s Questions and Their Interaction with Student Responses and Questions


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.02.04

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M. C. Maphalala Understanding the Role of Mentor Teachers during Teaching Practice Session


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.02.05

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A.S. Magaji, S. Abdulkadir, A. Peter,  A. A. Muhammad and I. A.  Yushau An Evaluation of Students’ Admission Exercises (ESAE) in  Kaduna State University, Nigeria


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.02.06

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J. P. Fouché A Renewed Call for Change in Accounting Education Practices


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.02.07

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Nahid Sarikhani The Study of Effects of Education on Women’s Occupation in India


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.02.08

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K. Chellamani Activating Metacognitive Strategies on Enhancing Reading Skill among High School Students


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.02.09

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VOLUME 5, Number 3                                                                                                             JULY  2013


Ismail Kenar, Melek Balci and Muhammed Sait Gokalp The Effects of Tablet Computer Assisted Instruction on Students’ Attitude toward Science and Technology Course


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.01

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Ismail Kenar, Sedat Turgut and Muhammed Sait Gokalp Electromagnetic Pollution Awareness Scale


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.02

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Remzi Y. Kincal, Ramzan Abaci, Çaglar Çetinkaya, Muhammet Usak and Gamze Inci Unusual Topics in Preschool Gifted and Talented Children 


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.03

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Fulya Topcuoglu Unal and Umit Yegen The Use of Caricatures in Teaching Verbs


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.04

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Fulya Topcuoglu Unal and Ahmet Sever Effect of Nature Visuals on Listening Skills


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.05

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Abraham Motlhabane and Mpho Dichaba Andragogical Approach to Teaching and Learning Practical Work in Science:  A Case of In-service Training of Teachers


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.06

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Severino Machingambi Teachers’ Perceptions on the Implementation of the Performance   Management System in Zimbabwe


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.07

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Severino Machingambi • Instructional Strategies for Motivating Students: Reflections from 13 Years of Teaching in Higher Education


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.08

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Mutendwahothe Walter Lumadi and Thomas Edwin Buabeng Assan • School-based Curriculum Development: Experiences from the North-West schools


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.09

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Mutendwahothe Walter Lumadi and Mbulaheni Obert Maguvhe • Reimagining an Augmentative Communication: An Inclusive Curriculum Angle


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.10

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Nande C. Neeta and Ernest K. Klu • Teachers’ Professional Knowledge Competence and Second Language Education in South Africa


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.11

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John Kumah Quagie and Ernest Kwesi Klu and L. M. P. Mulaudzi • Teaching English in Ghanaian Schools: Where is the Grammar?


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.12

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Kudzai Chinyoka and Narainsamy Naidu • Uncaging the Caged: Exploring the Impact of Poverty on the Academic Performance of Form Three Learners in Zimbabwe


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.13

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R. J. (Nico) Botha • Effective Leadership towards Quality Outcomes in South African Education


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.14

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Cosmas Maphosa, Edmore Mutekwe, Severino  Machingambi,  Newman Wadesango and Amasa Ndofirepi • School Clusters in Zimbabwe: What Issues Do Clusters Tackle?


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.15

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Jacob M. Selesho and Chitja Twala • Investigating the predictive validity of Mathematics and Science Students at University


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.16

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Jacob M. Selesho and Chitja Twala • Institutional Funding as an Accountability Process


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.17

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Sechaba M.G. Mahlomaholo • Indigenous Research and Sustainable Learning


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.18

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Luckson Muganyizi Kaino • Balancing of Cognitive Abilities: A Challenge to Quality in Mathematical Achievement


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.19

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F.I. Etadon • Campus Conflicts Involving Students’ and University Management in Nigeria: The Case of the University of Ibadan


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.20

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B.K. Ajayi and M.S. Omirin • The Effect of Number Right and Corrected Scoring Methods on Multiple Choice Agricultural Science Test Scores


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.03.21

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VOLUME 5, Number 4                                                                                                     OCTOBER  2013


Regis Chireshe • Peer Counselling in Zimbabwean Secondary Schools


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.01

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M. J.  Taole and S. J. Mohapi Optimising the Learning Environment for the Reception Year: The Experiences of Rural Grade R Teachers


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.02

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S. B. Ijeh and G. O. M. Onwu What Instructional Skills and Strategies Do Competent Mathematics Teachers Use in Teaching Statistics in School Mathematics during PCK Development 


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.03

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Mapheleba Lekhetho The Satisfaction of Stakeholders with Teachers and Principals in Lesotho Secondary Schools


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.04

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Mapheleba Lekhetho Stakeholder Perceptions about Factors that Cause Poor Student Performance in Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC) Examinations in Lesotho


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.05

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Mapheleba Lekhetho The Impact of Free Primary Education on Access and Quality of Primary Education in Lesotho


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.06

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C. A. Mbajiorgu, M. S. Maake, P. N. Kayoka and M. M. Masafu • The Role of Learners and Parental Socio-economic Conditions on Teaching and Learning of Science Subjects at Mandlethu Further Education Training School


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.07

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Ilker Ugulu, Mehmet Sahin and Suleyman Baslar High School Students’ Environmental Attitude: Scale Development and Validation


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.08

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Israel Kibirige and Tsamago Hodi Learners’ Performance in Physical Sciences Using Laboratory Investigations


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.09

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John Sentongo, Robert Kyakulaga and Israel Kibirige The Effect of Using Computer Simulations in Teaching Chemical Bonding: Experiences with Ugandan Learners


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.10

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Vuyisile Msila Teacher-Learners’ Search for Relevance: Lessons from a Principals’ Leadership/Management Qualification in South Africa


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.11

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A. R. Arikawei and B. N. Igwesi Determinant of Students Educational Mindset (SEM) and the Implication for Life-Long Education in Bayelsa State, Nigeria


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.12

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Vuyisile Msila Obstacles and Opportunities in Women School Leadership: A Literature Study


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.13

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Satish Prakash Chand The Status of Teaching Social Studies in Fiji


DOI: 10.31901/24566322.2013/05.04.14

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