Research Papers and Theses
Masters and Doctoral Theses
The research study investigates the response of the education sector to HIV-AIDS through inputs of the primary school heads in Zimbabwe from the SACMEQ III Project by describing their viewpoints and professional characteristics and also examining how the school environment, that the school heads are in charge of, were supportive in the context of HIVAIDS.
During SACMEQ III, an additional research component on evaluating “the impact of HIVAIDS on the functioning of the school system” was introduced as requested by the SACMEQ Ministers of Education. As a result, the SACMEQ researchers developed a range of indicators in order to evaluate HIV education prevention programmes in primary schools among the SACMEQ countries.
The objective of the study was to assess the changes in the availability of the basic teaching and learning provisions in Zimbabwe Primary schools and establish how these resources were related to the pupil’s achievements in the SACMEQ III Project. The following major research questions were explored in this study: ...