Presented Papers at the Symposium 2016

 

 

DAY ONE: 12TH OCTOBER 2015

 

 

 

ACTIVITY

RESPONSIBILITY

 

 

Registration of Delegates

Hoseah Kiplagat, Margaret Kamara

Mary Mahugu

 

 

PRESENTATIONS ON 13TH & 14TH OCTOBER 2015

 

 

1

Registration of Delegates

Margaret Kamara

 

2

Opening Prayer & Introductions

Welcome Remarks

Prof. J. W. Khamasi

Director, Kenya Association of Educational Administration & Management

MC- Rachel Karei

 

 

Keynote

Chair of Session

 

3

Keynote Presentation

 

Prof. John Kiumi in collaboration

Dr. Enos Barasa Makadi

Dean, School of Education, Laikipia University

 

Prof. J. W. Khamasi

 

 

Dialogue Session

 

 

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CHAIRS OF SESSIONS ON DAY II & III

Dr. Enos Barasa Makaki

Prof. Patrick Kafu

Dr. Franscisca Mbutitia

Dr. Joyce Lugulu

Ms. Monica Owoko

Dr. Alice Limo

Mr. Polycarp Ishenyi

 

 

 

 

CURRICULUM, RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

 

 

CRD001: 

Parental involvement in children’s home learning activities in Early Childhood Education in Njoro Sub-county, Kenya

Carren Sang & Anne Syomwene

 

CRD002:

Phonemic Awareness Assessment in First Grade in Public Primary Schools in Mathira East District of Nyeri County, Kenya

Moses Gatambuki Gathigia and Martin C. Njoroge

 

CRD003:

Play and its significance in Early Childhood Education Curriculum

Anne Syomwene & Marcella Mwaka

 

CRD004:

In Defence of Qualitative Research

Margaret Kamara Kosgey

 

CRD006:

Integrating Sustainable Development in the Fashion and Textile Curricula in African Higher Education Institutions: A Multi-Stakeholders' Perspective

 

Anne Mastamet-Mason, Roselyn Kent-Onah  and Naila Nailejileji

 

CRD007:

Conceptual Metaphors in Witi Ihimaera’s Novel: “The Whale Rider”

 

Ogal George., Titus Karuri Kemuma Makori and Githinji Joyce

 

CRD008:

Audio-visual Approach to phonemic Awareness in Kenyan Secondary Schools: A New Pair of Glasses

Kebeya Hilda., Ogal George., & Karuri Titus

 

 

CRD009:

Improving students’ acquisition of science process skills in Biology subject: Moving towards a learner-centred classroom

 

Wabuke M. Joy, Samikwo C. Dinah, Sr. Mary F. C. Opara, and Lazarus O. Momanyi

 

CRD010:

Harnessing the Potential of School Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder for Educational and Community Leadership Programmes: The Case of Primary Schools in Nambale, Busia County

Jael Joan Bigambo & Prof. W. Okumu-Bigambo

 

 

CRD011:

Teacher Education Programme and Sustainable Development in Modern Africa

Patrick Acleus Kafu

 

 

CRD013:

Enhancing students’ Academic Achievement in Biology Through computer Assisted Learning

 

Dinah C. Samikwo., Joy M. Wabuke, Simon I. Wanami. & Dickson M. Mwaniki.,

 

CRD014:

Availability of Support Services for the Management of Learners with Hearing Impairment in Regular Public Primary Schools in Kajiado County, Kenya

 

Josephine Waeni Bernard, Henry Embeywa & Paul Edabu

 

 

EDUCATION POLICY AND LEADERSHIP

PRESENTERS

 

EPL001:

Assessment of Deferments of Degree Courses of Study by Undergraduate Students in Public Universities in Kenya; A Survey of Uasin Gishu County, Kenya

Joyce Lugulu, Mary Mahugu, and Francis Kariuki

 

EPL002:

Prison Education as a Driver for Sustainable Development in Kenya

Margaret Ongek & Oricho Shem Otieno

 

EPL004:

Investigating School Communication Channels and its Effect on Students’ Discipline in Public Secondary Schools in Nandi North Sub-County

 

Alice limo & Emily Jepchirchir

 

 

EPL005:

Application of Physical and Environmental Management on Sustainable Holistic Education:

The Case of Kiambu and Samburu Counties, Kenya

Waweru Peter Ndirangu, Ruth Thinguri & Mary Mugwe Chui

 

EPL006:

The Challenges of Provision of Education in the Hardship Areas of Upper Nyakach, Kisumu

Walter Kodipo

 

EPL007:

Educational Leadership: Are Academic Certificates Important for our Political Leaders

 

Veronica Onjoro

 

 

EPL008:

Issues in Incentive Administration: A Panacea for Development of Multiple Intelligences in Secondary Schools in Kenya

David Maboko Nassiuma, L.P. Barasa & J. N. Kindiki

 

 

TVET, STEM & E-LEARNING

 

 

TSE003:

Quality Automotive Technology Education: The Curriculum Reductionism Perspective  

Paul M. Wanyeki

 

 

TSE004:

Institution-Based Factors Influencing Trainee Completion Rates in Vocational Training Centres in Kenya: A case of Selected Counties

Kiplagat Hoseah, Ahmed Ferej and Patrick Kafu

 

TSE005:

Effects of Problem-Solving Technique on Form One Students’ Performance in Mathematics in Kenya

Polycarp Muchesia Ishenyi

 

TSE006:

Determinants of Enrolment Level in Home Science Subject in Secondary Schools in Kenya: A Case of Elgeyo Marakwet County

 

Abigael Chelagat, Kisilu Kitainge & Gertrude Were

 

TSE007:

Assessment of Qualification and Training Needs in Clothing Technology Course in Technical and Vocational Education and Training, Institutions

 

Ann Kwamboka Orangi, Prof. Isabella W. Wandaka & Dr. Lucy W. Ngige

 

TSE008:

Apparel sizing and fit issues experienced by female students at University of Eldoret

Monica Cheruiyo

 

TSE009:

Towards Inclusive Quality Education and Training: Challenges Facing the Teen-Aged Trainees in Technical and Vocational Training Institutions

Paul M. Wanyeki

 

 

 

GENDER ISSUES IN THE SCHOOL SYSTEM

 

GIS001:

Community Attitudes Towards Women Owning Land Among the Samor Community in Baringo County, Kenya

Chelimo Sarah,

Barmao Catherine- Tarus & Biwott Caroline

GIS002:

Gender Differences in Alcohol Expectancies As Predictors of Alcohol Misuse among Male and Female Students in Public Universities in Uasin Gishu County, Kenya

Mary Mahugu & Joyce Lugulu

GIS004: 

The Prevalence of Female Pupil and Male Teacher Sexual Relationships in Narok County: A Case of Oike Division

Rachel Karei

 

GIS005: Vulnerability and competence of a girl born out of wedlock: A review of resilience strategies

 

Anne Mastamet-Mason ; Linder Cherono Keter and Monicah Cheruiyot

GIS008:

Gender attributes and growth of New Religious Movements in Kenyan Public Universities:  Case of Repentance and Holiness Church in Uasin Gishu County.

Ruth Andambi

 

LEADERSHIP & INTERGRITY IN/THROUGH EDUCATION

 

LIE001:

Student Leadership and the Culture of Violence at University

Kosgey Edwin

LIE002:

Leadership and Integrity through Education: The role of the Secondary School Curriculum in Kenya.

Monica Owoko

 

LIE003:

Burkini to the Beach, Bikini to the Office: Uta do?

 

J. Wanjiku Khamasi

 

 

HUMAN RESOURCE IN EDUCATION

 

HRE001:

Staff Job Satisfaction in Kenya School of Government: A Case of Kenya School of Government- Kwale Sub County

Erick Were Odunga & Mary Wanjiku David

 

HRE003:

An Assessment of the Dynamics Influencing Outsourcing Practices in Private Colleges in Nyeri Central District, Nyeri County

 

Mathenge Ruth Wairimu, John N. Purdul, & Ruth Thinguri

HRE004:

Analysis of Influence of Mentoring Career Function of Coaching on Women’s Leadership Advancement in Kenyan Universities

Severina Wambeti Njagi, Paul Edabu & Cecilia Kimani

HLS006:

An Evaluation of School Feeding Programmes: A Case of Mateka Early Childhood Development Centre, Bungoma County.

Wakhu-Wamunga F., Ronoh A. K., & Wamunga J. B.

 

EMERGING AREAS & ISSUES IN EDUCATION

 

EAI001:

Contagious indiscipline in institutions of learning: Utilization of 21st Century Leadership Skills to curb the wave in Kenya

Mary Wanjiku David & Erick Were Odunga

EAI002:

An Exploration of How Mediation as a Form of Stakeholders’ Collaboration Influence Management of Conflict in Secondary Schools in Narok County, Kenya

George Ogochi, Ruth W. Thinguri and Misia Kadenyi

EAI003:

The Influence of Parental Demandingness on Adolescent Rebellion among Kenyan male Secondary School Students, Kiambu, Kenya

Macharia Jane; Ngemwa &Mulambula S.M

EAI004:

Safety Awareness in Learning Institutions as a Recipe for Sustainable Development

Margaret Ongek

 

EAI005:

A Critical Discourse Analysis of Newspaper Articles on President Uhuru Kenyatta’s 3rdState of the Nation Address on 31st March, 2016.

 

Titus Karuri, Ogal George, Catherine Ndung’u, and Githinji Joyce

EAI006:

Flooding and The Effects on The Tourism/ Hospitality Industry: A Case of Narok Town Experience.

Rachel L. Karei, Joel O. Nakola & Catherine N. Sempele

EAI008:

Environmental Club and Conservation of School Environment: A case of secondary schools in Sotik Sub-County

Nicholas Bii & Ms. Alice Jepkorir

 

HEALTH EDUCATION & LIFE SKILLS

 

HLS002:

Sustainable Production and Value Addition of Cost Effective, Nutritious and Ecofriendly Foods for Healthy Livelihood among the Urban Boarding Schools in Uasin Gishu, Kenya

Ouma P. O., Mubichakani J.  and Andiema

 

HLS003:

Social, Emotional and Academic Adjustment Challenges Facing Students Transiting From High School to Colleges in Kenya

Mbutitia Francisca, Adeli Scholastic; & Caroline  Chakua

HLS004:

Impact of Chronic Illness on Education among School Children in Uasin Gishu County

Theresah Wambui