ISSN 2039-9340 (print) ISSN 2039-2117 (online)

Vol 5, No 27 P2 (2014)

December 2014

Table of Contents

Articles

Contributing to Nation Building: Reflections on Teaching at a Muslim Faith-Based School in South Africa PDF
O. Esau 557
Development and Validation of a Longitudinal Assessment Model using Normalised Change to Improve the Quality of Educational Outcome Standards PDF
R.O Fasasi, D Heukelman 564
Self-Advocacy: Enhancing the Education of Down Syndrome Learners PDF
Susette T Brynard 576
The Use of Morabara Game to Concretise the Teaching of the Mathematical Content PDF
Tshele J Moloi 585
Investigation of Constructivist Science Learning Environment in Thai Primary Schools PDF
Pornpaka Chamnanwong, Chokchai Yuenyong 592
Academic Stress among Undergraduate Students: Measuring the Effects of Stress Inoculation Techniques PDF
A.O. Busari 599
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Teaching Practice at an Open Distance Learning Institution: A Case Study PDF
Dicker Anne-Mari, Alena van Schalkwyk 610
Learners’ Perspectives of their Learning Styles: A Case Study in Alice, Fort Beaufort District in the Eastern Cape Province PDF
Ntombekhaya Caga 620
Effects of Constructivists' Learning Strategies on Senior Secondary School Students Achievement and Retention in Biology PDF
'Nireti Duyilemi Augustinah, Anaun Olubumi Bolajoko 627
Exploring ‘Non-Science’ Grade 11 Learners’ Errors in Solving Quadratic Equations PDF
Judah Makonye, Sibanyoni Nhlanhla 634
HIV/AIDS Knowledge and Gender Differences among High School Students in Nairobi, Kenya PDF
Tuntufye S Mwamwenda 645
Actual Issues of the Development of Life-Long Cross-Cultural Educational Environment PDF
A.A. Karimova, O.V. Khasanova 655
The Challenges of Working and Studying at a Satellite Campus of a University: A Case of the Durban University of Technology PDF
D. C. Hlengwa 661
Role of Career Education Advisor/Expert and Teaching Quality in Student Employability Skills as the Outcome of Higher Education PDF
Gulnaz Zahid 669
Reading as a Method of Language Learning among L2/First Additional Language Learners: The Case of English in one High School in Alice PDF
John Wankah Foncha 675
Staff Development in Primary Schools: A Survey from Tembisa, South Africa PDF
Welcome Mswazi Kubeka, Cornelius Johannes White 683
Investing in Girl Child Education for National Development PDF
Charles O. Illo, R.O. Lawal, A.I.D. Ezekiel, S.T. Loko 692
Sink or Swim: Teachers’ Stress Coping Mechanisms in a South African School PDF
Sybert Mutereko, Pepukayi Chitakunye 698
Teaching Children with Learning Disabilities in the Mainstream Classes: The Challenges PDF
Nilford Hove 711
The Obstacles Faced by the Learners in the Learning of Quadratic Inequalities PDF
Judah Makonye, Mhonda Shingirayi 716
Gender Differences in HIV/AIDS Knowledge/Awareness among Adventist University Students in Arusha, Tanzania PDF
Tuntufye Selemani Mwamwenda 726
Academic Advising as Intervention for Enhancing the Academic Success of “At-Risk Students” at a Comprehensive University in South Africa PDF
Benita P Nel 732
Challenges Experienced with the Implementation of Supplemental Instruction at Institutions of Higher Education PDF
Matshidiso Mirriam Moleko, Dipane Hlalele, Mahlomaholo Mahlomaholo 740
Implementation of the Safe Schools Programme in the Secondary Schools of the Limpopo Province in South Africa PDF
Layane Mabasa 752
Entrepreneurial Intention in Advanced Undergraduate Students PDF
Malefane Johannes Lebusa 760
Private Islamic Primary School Teachers’ Commitment in Human Capital Development in Malaysia PDF
Asmawati Suhid, Fathiyah Mohd. Fakhruddin, Samsilah Roslan, Lukman Abdul Mutalib, Mohd Aderi Che Noh 766
The Physical and Behavioural Consequences of Facebook Use among University Students PDF
Kwaku Oppong Asante, Jacob Nyarko 774
Contradictions and Ambiguities: School Management Teams’ Views on School-Based Violence in Urban South Africa PDF
Tshilidzi Netshitangani 782
Teacher Retention and Quality Education: Impact of Rural Incentives in North-West, South Africa PDF
Joyce G. Poti, Andrew Mutsvangwa, Muchativugwa Liberty Hove 792
Optimising Student Learning Outcomes: For Agricultural Management at the University of South Africa PDF
Mosima Makola 807
University Students’ Knowledge of HIV/AIDS at an Adventist University in Tanzania PDF
Tuntufye Selemani Mwamwenda 816
Exploring School-Based Mentors’ Assessment of Practicum in Diverse Teaching Contexts PDF
Thomas D.T. Sedumedi, Fhatuwani J. Mundalamo 821
Enhancing the Teaching and Learning Interpretation of Box-and-Whiskers Plot Using ICT PDF
Moeketsi Simon Mosia 833
Behavioural Manifestation of Discipline: A Case Study in Secondary Schools in Heidelberg Gauteng Province PDF
Joyce Phikisile Dhlamini 839
A Context-Based Perspective to Investigating the Construct Validity of Reading Assessments PDF
Godefroid B. Katalayi, Sivakumar Sivasubramaniam 847
Quality Education: A Harbinger for Attaining Millennium Development Goals in Nigeria PDF
Lucas .B. Ojo, Alaka Ambali Abayomi, Anuli Faith Odozi 861
Exploring Gaps Associated with Gender Empowerment in Selected African Countries PDF
S. M Kang’ethe, Shylet Yvonne Chivanga 870
Sexual Promiscuity among African Adolescent Females in Sub- Saharan Countries PDF
Jabulani G. Kheswa, Vusi Z. Mahlalela 879
Transformative Constitutionalism in South Africa: 20 Years of Democracy PDF
Mashele Rapatsa 887
Re-Envisioning the Fight Against Patriarchy: The Case of South African Women PDF
Tsoaledi Daniel Thobejane 896
South Africa’s Challenges of Realising her Socio-Economic Rights PDF
Mohlapamaswi Mokgohloe Lorraine, Rachidi Richard Molapo 900
Civil Society in Context of a Legal Temperament: Is the Watchdog a Capable Person? PDF
SD Ndou, MP Sebola 908
Correlates of Physical Fighting among University Students in 25 Low and Middle Income and Emerging Economy Countries PDF
Karl Peltzer, Supa Pengpid 916
Exploring the Importance of Age Factor in the Delivery and Implementation of Tutorship Programme in Institutions of Higher Learning with Empirical Examples Drawn from One Institution of Higher Learning PDF
Patricia Muhuro, S. M Kang’ethe 924
Perceptions of the School Management Teams on the Continuous Professional Development of Information Communication Technology Educators: A Human Capital Development Analysis of a South African School PDF
Edmore Mutekwe 931
Determinants of Affective Behaviour for Public Service Leaders PDF
Nico Schutte 942
Analysis of Biomass Use as Energy Sources among Rural Households in Khaukhwe, North West Province South Africa PDF
K Setlhabi, O I Oladele 948
Mentally Challenged Children in Africa: Victims of Sexual Abuse PDF
Jabulani G. Kheswa 959
A Perspective on the Principle of Social Solidarity in South Africa PDF
Mashele Rapatsa 966
The Influence of Information Quality, System Quality and Service Quality on Student’s Self-Efficacy at Institutions of Higher Learning in South Africa PDF
Babatunde A. Popoola, Richard Chinomona, Elizabeth Chinomona 974
Voices of Liberation: Songs and the Liberation Struggle in South Africa PDF
Rachidi Molapo 985
Exploring the Perceptions of the First Year Students on the Role of Tutors in Enhancing Learning. The Case of One South African University PDF
Patricia Muhuro, S. M Kang’ethe 991
Health Behaviour and Self-reported Academic Performance among University Students: An International Study PDF
Karl Peltzer, Supa Pengpid 998
Predictors of Perceived Satisfaction with Subject Selection of Grade 10 Learners in the Free State Province, South Africa: A Quantitative Analysis PDF
P Jonck, EH Swanepoel 1006
The Influence of Workplace Condition and Employee Satisfaction on Employee Commitment: A Behavioural Decision Making Perspective PDF
Elizabeth Chinomona, Teboho Mofokeng 1015
Psychomotor Competency Requirements for Public Sector Leaders PDF
Nico Schutte 1025
Smallholder Sugarcane Farmers’ Perception of the Effect of Micro Agricultural Finance Institution of South Africa on Livelihood Outcomes in Nkomazi Local Municipality, Mpumalanga Province PDF
P. S. Gininda, M. A. Antwi, O. I. Oladele 1032
Action Research: A Practice to Improve Academic Performance among Undergraduate Psychology Students at the South African University Campus PDF
Jabulani G. Kheswa 1043
Explore the Role of Cultures in Influencing the Dynamics of Counseling among the First Years in Institutions of Higher Learning. The Case of 2012-2014 Freshmen Study in Two Former Black Universities PDF
S. M Kang’ethe, Patricia Muhuro 1050
An Exploration of Polygamous Marriages: A Worldview PDF
Tsoaledi Daniel Thobejane, Takayindisa Flora 1058
Atypical or Non-Standard Work: A Challenge to Workers’ Protection in South Africa PDF
Mashele Rapatsa 1067
The Role of Regional, Continental and International Organisations in Solving the Ivorian Crisis: Gains and Challenges PDF
Mulalo Monyane, Nomonde Sibawu, Rachidi Molapo, Chitja Twala 1073
Achieving Women Empowerment in Two Decades of Democracy in South Africa: A Wishful Dreamland? PDF
M.A Mamabolo, M.P Sebola 1079
Gambling Behaviour and Psychosocial Correlates among University Students in 23 Low, Middle and Emerging Economy Countries PDF
Karl Peltzer, Supa Pengpid 1086
Improving Learning Equity through a Social Constructivist Approach to Teaching and Learning: Insights from the Vygotskian Socio-Cultural Approach PDF
Edmore Mutekwe 1093
Exploring the Importance of Rewards as a Talent Management Tool for Generation Y Employees PDF
Nicolene Barkhuizen 1100
Food Service Providers’ Attitudes Towards Nutrition and Food Handling Practices in Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria PDF
A T Awojobi, O J Oladokun, O I Oladele 1106
Repositioning, Reclaiming and Rejuvenating the Niche of Traditional Practitioners in the Face of Modernization in Selected African Countries PDF
S. M Kang’ethe 1112
The Right to Basic Education in South Africa: Lessons from Section 27 and Others v Minister of Education and Another (2012) ZAGPPHC 114 PDF
Mashele Rapatsa, Nicholas Matloga 1120
Hospitality and Leisure between Religious Maxims and Modern Facilities PDF
Abdi O. Shuriye, Mohd Radzi Haji Che Daud 1127
Motivating Professional Researchers to Reduce Turnover in Gauteng and the Western Cape Provinces in South Africa PDF
Mologadi E. Molatsana, Adéle Bezuidenhout, Cecilia M. Schultz 1145
The United States and Russian Governments Involvement in the Syrian Crisis and the United Nations’ Kofi Annan Peace Process PDF
Ken Ifesinachi, Raymond Adibe 1154
The Concept of Justice In Greek Philosophy (Plato and Aristotle) PDF
Afifeh Hamedi 1163


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