All the time, there are hotly endless debates around the best instructional practices with adamant defense and justifications. Still, Constructivism is one of those important pedagogical philosophies that founded for many effective strategies and techniques in Education. Its fundamentals were derived from the main natural assumption of learning and knowledge acquisition; learners build their knowledge on their own when they are enabled to reformulate the knowledge they previously acquired while guided by the others. Instructional scaffolding is an important concept shaped by constructivism. It provides learners with the guidance they need to construct a clear understanding of their learning and…


As the internet changes the face of communication journalists are beginning to have a new way of packaging and disseminating news to the public. Though few journalists in Nigeria have access to the internet and most of them do that in their respective places of work (without personal internet access) because internet connection is limited to senior people especially managing editors and senior staff notwithstanding, they are not left out of the global village. So, journalists access internet from cyber cafes, libraries and media resource centers and most of them still use the internet to send e-mail. Beyond sending email…


One way to increase the students’ comprehension is by assisting them to understand text structure. The writer often helps readers recognize important details by arranging them in a certain way like a pattern of organization. It helps the students see not only details but also the main idea and the specific pattern of organization. Text structure has a built-in “map” that can give directions to readers and let them know where they are located midst the developing information and ideas. The text structure is used to refer to how the ideas in a text are interrelated to convey a message…


Pregnancy is associated with insulin resistance (IR) and hyperinsulinemia that may predispose some women to develop diabetes. Gestational diabetes has been defined as any degree of glucose intolerance with an onset, or first recognition during pregnancy. This definition does not exclude the possibility that unrecognized glucose intolerance may have antedated the pregnancy, and so, the term hyperglycemia in pregnancy emerges to be more appropriate as suggested lately by the Endocrine Society. The International Association of Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG) classify hyperglycemia first detected during pregnancy as either ‘overt diabetes’ or ‘gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)’.

In 2013, the World…


Instructional delivery model are methods, strategies, approaches or even techniques that a teacher employ to deliver his/her subject matter of a lesson to the learners. It can as well be regarded as a representation of a pattern in which a lesson is to be presented. The process of instructional delivery must be based on stated objectives of the lesson, it is based on this that when the process of instructional delivery is over, then the opportunity to determine if the aim of the lesson has been achieved or not comes, which is the evaluation act that will tell if the…


Pleasure reading is very important for any student that wants to improve his/her writing skills. There are various ways to reading and studying. One of reading types that influence writing skills is pleasure reading. In this article we will examine the correlation between pleasure reading and students’ writing skills.

PLEASURE READING

Pleasure reading can be defined as reading that is freely chosen or that readers freely and enthusiastically continue after it is assigned. Reading for pleasure was defined as reading done in anticipation of the satisfaction it would bring or continuing required reading because the reader found the subject matter…


Chemistry education is becoming very popular in the education sector of Nigeria. There are series of researches on ways of improving students’ academic performance in chemistry education subject. This article will discuss the significance of the use of instructional materials to improve students’ performance in chemistry education

CHEMISTRY EDUCATION

Chemistry is a popular subject among senior secondary school students in Nigeria due to its nature. It addresses the needs of majority through its relevance and functionality in content, practice and application. What many nations like Nigeria need now is a functional chemistry education that will assist in national development. Chemistry…


Health is a universal trait; the World Health Organization defines health as a “state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease. Health contributes to general well-being and overall lifestyle. The increasing prevalence of obesity among young people is combined with a concomitant low rate of physical activity, with nearly 43% of college undergraduates reporting that they do not participate in either moderate or vigorous physical activity. Doing exercises can eliminate anxiety, tension, and stress under pressure conditions. The use of habitual exercise as a stress management technique has the benefits of mood enhancement…


We are today in knowledge driven world where knowledge assets rather than physical assets and natural assets are considered more relevant in creating competitive and differential advantages. For this reason, attempts are made at micro and macro levels to increase the stock of knowledge assets as a strategic choice for increasing development at diverse levels. Early development is always a better choice, in any form of development, so as to earn the best fruit of input or labour. …


Stress is something that everybody faces on daily basis. There are so many factors that can influence stress among undergraduates. One effect of stress is that it can cause sleep deprivation. Frequently being in a heightened state of alertness can delay the onset of sleep and cause rapid, anxious thoughts to occur at night. Insufficient sleep can then cause further stress. Additionally, anxiety can cause serious sleep issues, such as insomnia. …

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