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Depressive symptoms in adolescents : contributory factors at home and in school.
Depression is a serious mental health problem in adolescents. Schools and primary health care providers are flooded with adolescents who have serious emotional and behavioural problems. Mental health specialists initially ...
Being HIV and AIDS affected : how it affects the school life of an African female adolescent learner in KwaZulu-Natal.
The HlV and AIDS pandemic has affected millions of people worldwide. In 2004, statistics released by UNAlDS revealed that the number of people infected with HIV and AIDS had reached 42 million worldwide. Much has been ...
The effects of sexual harassment on rural secondary school female learners in Ndwedwe circuit, KZN.
Schools face a serious problem of sexual harassment inflicted on female
The working conditions and careers of KwaZulu-Natal women teachers.
Women activists in teacher unions such as Sadtu claimed that there was a disjuncture between what the South African Constitution says about gender equity and what is happening in reality. This study was undertaken to ...
Changing times, changing values : an alchemy of values education.
This study sought to explore what human values were being fostered by teachers at secondary schools within the context of the transformation that is occurring in South Africa and in education. Teachers from three different ...
The impact of the national professional diploma in education in educators' lives.
Within the restructuring agenda of post apartheid South Africa was the national educational agenda which included the upgrading and re-skilling of teachers. One of the programmes identified and developed nationally was ...
An inquiry into the dynamics of intergenerational learning in URLCODA's adult literacy classes in Arua district, Uganda.
This study, conducted in Uganda, was set up to observe, record and analyse the pattern of interactions among the participants of URLCODA's adult literacy programme which has taken a semi-formal intergenerational form. ...
An investigation into learner disposition and learner demonstrations of Bernstein's recognition and realisation rules.
The National Research Foundation has directed research to obtain information about learners who are entering the FET phase of education and have completed nine years of Outcomes Based Education. This study aims to ...
"The silent sepulchral effects of stigma" : a study of the effects of HIV and AIDS-related stigma on the learners at Ndweni Primary school and its surrounding community situated in the North Durban area in Kwazulu-Natal.
The effects of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV and AIDS)-related stigma in Ndweni preclude learning and the humane treatment of people living with HIV or AIDS (PL WHA). This ...
A case study of the relationship between students' home backgrounds and their mathematics performance.
This is an investigation explaining the relationship between the home environment and mathematics performance of 12 grade eight students from a high school in Durban, South Africa. One of the data collection methods was a ...