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A small-scale investigation of the extent to which the skill of mindmapping improves conceptual learning in history in standard 8.
This study investigated, in a small-scale, the extent to which the skill of mind-mapping improves conceptual learning in history in Standard eight. The study was carried out using two Standard eight classes. Each class had ...
The unification of amateur club soccer in Durban, 1980-1997 : a study of integration.
This study is a micro level case study which in addition to attempting to establish whether integration in sport lends itself to the integration of broader society, documents and analyses the integration experiences of ...
Student perceptions of the use of contact time in distance education : the case of educational administration and management students at the Natal College of Education (NCE), 1996.
Distance education in South Africa is rapidly becoming a highly favoured mode of teaching and learning with its potential to reach great numbers of previously disadvantaged learners. The enthusiasm with which it is embraced ...
An exploration of English first language teachers' perceptions, concerns and challenges in the desegregated secondary school classroom.
In September 1990, historic legislation enacted by the South African Government made it possible for schools that had been previously racially exclusive to admit students of other races. As a follow-up to the Penny et ...
Teacher and pupil perceptions of bullying behaviour in Model C primary schools in the Pietermaritzburg area.
The aim of this study was to conduct preliminary research into the nature and extent of bullying behaviour in primary schools in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal. A questionnaire, based on the published results of the ...
The role played by environmental education in the secondary school geography syllabus in a future South Africa.
The primary aim of this study is to attempt to examine the role to be played by Environmental Education (E.E.) in the secondary school Geography syllabus in a future South Africa. At the present time and since the commencement ...
An enquiry into the value of work experience as part of a career education programme for grade 11 pupils in a co-educational high school.
This study focused on the responses of the main role players in a Work Experience Programme which is offered as a component of Grade 11 Career Education at Hillcrest High School. The aim was to describe, evaluate and ...
Depressive symptomatology in children with and without learning difficulties.
Though depression in children has received attention in psychological research, the study of depression in special populations has been sadly neglected. Research has indicated that although depression in children is ...
Developments in the South African fitness industry : implications for education and training.
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Attitudes of students, parents and teachers towards the use of corporal punishment in senior secondary schools.
This study investigated attitudes of students, parents and teachers towards the use of corporal punishment in three senior secondary schools. The sample consisted of 360 students, 175 parents and 60 teachers (n = 595 ...