ONAH, C. IMPACT OF CULTISM ON MANAGEMENT OF SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN MAKURDI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, BENUE STATE

  • Onah Caleb Benue State University, Makurdi

Abstract

This research examined the Impact of Cultism on Management of Secondary Schools in Makurdi Local government areas of Benue State. Three research questions and three hypotheses were formulated and tested. 1375 teachers from 10 public secondary schools in Makurdi L.G.A were selected.  A well-structured questionnaire titled Cultism and Management of Secondary Schools Questionnaire (CMSSQ) was used for data collection. Data were analyzed using Mean and standard deviations to answer the research questions, while chi-square (X2) was used to test the hypotheses at 0.05 levels of significances. The findings showed that cultism has an impact on the management of secondary schools in Makurdi Local Government Area. Based on the result of the findings, it was recommended that. Head teachers need to share their vision with other staff in the school as this improves primary school teachers’ levels of job satisfaction. Also, a mentoring program is strongly recommended for newly appointed and underperforming serving head teachers.


Keywords: Management, Cultism, Benue State, Schools

Author Biography

Onah Caleb, Benue State University, Makurdi

Onah Caleb, A 400 level Undergraduate Student, 

Faculty of Social Science, Department of Psychology,

Benue State University, Makurdi

Benue State

 

Published
2019-03-25
How to Cite
CALEB, Onah. ONAH, C. IMPACT OF CULTISM ON MANAGEMENT OF SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN MAKURDI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, BENUE STATE. Matters of Behaviour, [S.l.], v. 8, n. 9, p. 1-6, mar. 2019. ISSN 2517-6048. Available at: <https://ojs.mattersofbehaviour.org/index.php/MoB/article/view/49>. Date accessed: 20 apr. 2019. doi: https://doi.org/10.26455/mob.v8i9.49.
Section
Research Paper