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Top 10 Things Teachers Wish Parents Would Do

Schools Uganda 05:06, 19th June 2015 Teachers
Top 10 Things Teachers Wish Parents Would Do

Be involved. Parent involvement helps students learn, improves schools, and helps teachers work with you to help your children succeed. Provide resources at home for learning. Utilize your local library, and have books and magazines available in your home. Read with your children each day. Set a good example. Show your children by your own actions that you believe reading...

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Overcoming Test Anxiety

Schools Uganda 08:06, 16th June 2015 Tests
Overcoming Test Anxiety

According to Wikipedia, “test anxiety is a combination of perceived physiological over arousal, feelings of worry and dread, self-deprecating thoughts, tension, and somatic symptoms that occur during test situations. It is a physiological condition in which people experience extreme stress, anxiety, and discomfort during and/or before taking a test.“These responses can drastically hinder an individual’s ability to perform well and...

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10 Ways to Help Your Perfectionist Child

Schools Uganda 05:06, 16th June 2015 Students
10 Ways to Help Your Perfectionist Child

For many parents, getting children to do homework and study for tests is a nightly battle, and they would be thrilled to have kids who are self-motivated, hard-working, and very concerned about their success in school. However, the other side of the extreme can be just as difficult for parents, in a different way. Some children are so worried about...

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AHPC Recognized Training Institutions

Schools Uganda 12:06, 16th June 2015 SCHOLARSHIPS

No Name of Institution Courses Recognized District Facility Type 1 Makerere University Bachelors Degree in Environmental Health Science Kampala Government Bachelor of Bio Medical Laboratory Technology Bachelor of Medical Radiography Bachelor of Dental Laboratory Technology 2...

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Buguju; the UCU Students’ Paradise

Schools Uganda 06:06, 15th June 2015 LifeStyle
Buguju; the UCU Students’ Paradise

enrolment at UCU comes with several words, phrases and notions that stand as a must for you to hear or even internalise upon admission. Carrying and studying the Bible, recalling the norms of High (such as flossing about with room keys, putting up in ‘dormitories’ (residential halls), guarding the DH permit (meal card), among others, like names of places...

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Are the arts useless for Uganda?

Schools Uganda 06:06, 15th June 2015 LifeStyle
Are the arts useless for Uganda?

“You ask these arts students what they can solve and they tell you, ‘for us we only think.’ ‘Think about what?’ he asked.” (‘Arts courses are useless – Museveni’, Daily Monitor, August 18, 2014, page 5)The comments by President Yoweri Museveni in the media attributed the high levels of unemployment in Uganda to the teaching of the ‘useless’ arts. If...

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Pressure, Stress, and the Gifted Student

Schools Uganda 08:06, 14th June 2015 Students
Pressure, Stress, and the Gifted Student

Although it may seem that gifted students are lucky to have been bestowed with intellect and talent, such a classification can come with problems of its own. In fact, gifted students can experience high levels of stress to excel at everything they do.Because of their gifts, gifted students also tend to be more perceptive than other children when it comes...

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ALGERIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS SCHEME FOR 2015/2016 ACADEMIC YEAR

Schools Uganda 04:06, 14th June 2015 SCHOLARSHIPS

Applications are invited from suitably qualified scholars to pursue studies atUndergraduate Level in Algerian Universities for 2015/2016 Academic Year. FIELDS OF STUDY SLOTS Doctor of Dental Medicine 1 Doctor of Pharmacy 1 Mathematics and Computer Science 7 Science and Technology 8 Nature and Life Sciences ...

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7 Skills Every College Student Had Better Learn Before Graduating

Schools Uganda 06:06, 10th June 2015
 7 Skills Every College Student Had Better Learn Before Graduating

College students gain a wealth of information in the time they spend in school, especially in the classes that related to their majors. But in order to really get the most out of those academic college skills, students also need to support them with certain other practical skills.The following skills not only help successful college students complete their studies, they...

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Nursery Education Report in Uganda

Schools Uganda 02:06, 6th June 2015 Nursery
Nursery Education Report in Uganda

Nursery schools have gained prominence in the recent past as facilities to offer daily supervision and care for young children in the absence of their mothers or the care givers, engaged in equally competing livelihood related activities. As per the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Sports, there are more than 9000 registered pre-primary schools in Uganda with an age...

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The Homework Debate

Schools Uganda 09:06, 6th June 2015 homework
The Homework Debate

Every school day brings something new, but there is one status quo most parents expect: homework. The old adage that practice makes perfect seems to make sense when it comes to schoolwork. But, while hunkering down after dinner among books might seem like a natural part of childhood, there's more research now than ever suggesting that it shouldn't be so.Many...

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MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND SPORTS: MEXICAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS SCHEME

Schools Uganda 08:06, 6th June 2015 SCHOLARSHIPS

Applications are invited from suitably qualified scholars to pursue studies atMasters Level in Mexican Universities for 2015/2016 Academic Year.FIELDS OF STUDY         Field Slots1. Masters of Medicine -   022. Masters of Education - 023. Masters of Renewable Energy - 01EligibilityApplicants must be in possession of a good first degree preferably Upper 2nd Class inthe relevant field and...

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Training Consultant - English for Education Systems Needed

Schools Uganda 08:06, 1st June 2015 Jobs
Training Consultant - English for Education Systems Needed

British Council, Uganda is looking for experienced English language teachers and teacher trainers to assist with our training programmes in Uganda. We are looking to create a group of freelance training consultants who can work for us on a part-time, ad hoc basis. Training consultants will help to support teachers working in rural and urban areas from primary and secondary...

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IELTS Examiner Needed

Schools Uganda 08:06, 1st June 2015 Jobs
IELTS Examiner Needed

Details Location Kampala Uganda Closing date Friday 05 June 2015 Role overviewBritish Council Uganda is looking for suitable candidates to join the IELTS team in Kampala Uganda as International English Language Testing System (IELTS) ExaminerReporting to the IELTS AdministratorPurpose and context of the job:To mark IELTS test scripts (reading, writing, listening and speaking) as and...

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2nd RAEng Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation

Schools Uganda 01:05, 26th May 2015
2nd RAEng Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation

The Royal Academy of Engineering, UK invites applications for the Second Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation aimed at stimulating, celebrating and rewarding innovation and entrepreneurship in sub-Saharan Arfica.Applications are invited from engineers affiliated with a university or research institution in sub-Saharan Africa who have developed innovations that can provide scalable solutions to local challenges. Engineers from all engineering disciplines are...

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