NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA EDU713: PRINCIPLES OF EDUCATIONAL MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION
14–16 AHMADU BELLO WAY, VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
MAY/JUNE 2012 EXAMINATION
EDU713: PRINCIPLES OF EDUCATIONAL MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION (2 CU) TIME ALLOWED: 2Hours
INSTRUCTION(S): Answer Question 1 and any other 3
1(a) Administration could be conceived as an art and as a science. Do you agree?
(b) With the present economic situation in Nigeria, what can you do as a school principal to address the challenges of school plant maintenance in your school? (10 marks)
2(a) What are the duties of a community to the school to ensure smooth running of the school activities? (14marks)
(b) Do you think it is necessary to keep students records? Justify your position.
3(a) Give 5 reasons why budgeting is indispensable in the administration of a school.
(b) Enumerate 6 characteristics shared by formal organisations. (9 marks)
- Write short notes on 6 out of the following. (24 marks)
(i) Formal organization
(ii) Task oriented leadership
(iii) Contigency leadership
(iv) Recognition inspection
(v) Follow-up inspection
(vi) The Log book
(vii) Teachers lesson note