Agbo-Egwu Abel Okoh


Agbo-Egwu Abel Okoh
Designation: Senior Lecturer
Email: agboegwuabelokoh@gmail.com
Phone:
Gender: Male

Biography

1. PERSONALDATA
Name: Dr. Agbo-Egwu, Abel Okoh
Date of Birth: 14th Apri l, 1956
Place of Birth: Ipole Orokam
Nationality: Nigerian
Permanent Home Address: Ipole Orokam
Correspondence Address: Department of Science Education,
University of Agriculture,
Makurdi.
Marital Status:
Date of First Appointment:
Date Appointment Confirmed:
Married
14th September, 2006
1st October, 2008
Present Rank and Salary: Senior Lecturer/ A05 Step 06

2. EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED WITH DATES
I. University of Agricu lture, Makurdi 2008-20 14
II. University of Jos, Jos 1989-1996
Ill. ABU, Zaria 1983-1985
iv. ABU, Zaria 1977-1980
v. Ochaja Secondary School, Ochaja 1971-1975

3. QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED WITH DATES
I. PhD (Mathematics Education) 2014
II. M. Ed. (Mathematics Education) 1996
Ill. B. Ed. (Mathematics Education) 1985
IV. N.C.E. (Mathematics Education) 1980
V. W.A.S.C. 1975

4. OTHER TRAINING/COURSES ATTENDED: Nil
5. PRIZES RECEIVED: Nil
6. SCHOLARSHIPS/FELLOWSHIPS RECEIVED: Nil
Computer Literacy: Training in Microsoft Word

7. TEACHING/COGNATE EXPERIENCE WITH DATE

(A) TEACHING EXPERIENCE
I. A Classroom Teacher, Govt. Teachers' College, Utonkon 198 1-1 983
II. A full time Mathematics Lecturer, College of Advanced
and Professional Studies, Makurdi 1986-2006
III. A part-time Lecturer in Mathematics/Statistics/Computer
Science, U.A.M.
IV. A part-time Lecturer in Mathematics, National Teachers'
Institute, Makurdi for NCE by Distant Learning
v. A Course Facilitator for Postgraduate and Advanced
Diploma in education, NTI, Makurdi
VI Presently a Lecturer in Science Education, University of
Agriculture, Makurdi

(B) COGNATE EXPERIENCE
1. Students' Teaching Practice Supervision

(C) STUDENTS' PROJECT SUPERVISION
1. Undergraduate Students Supervised
Twelve ( 12) Students
11. Post-Graduate Students' Thesis
Five (5) Master Students
Two (2) PhD Students

Memberships

Mathematical Association of Nigeria (MAN)
Science Teachers Association of Nigeria (STAN)

Publications

THESIS
PhD Thesis; Agbo-Egwu, A. O.(2014.). Effect of Metalinguistic Learning Approach on Student's Achievement, Interest and Retention in Statistics in Secondary Schools in Markudi Metropolis of Benue State of Nigeria. Unpublished Doctorial Dissertation, University of Agriculture, Markudi.

M.Ed. Thesis; Agbo-Egwu, A.O.(1996). Effect of Guided Discovery Method on the Junior Secondary School Students' Achievement in Mathematics in Benue State of Nigeria. Unpublished Master Thesis, University of Jos, Jos.

B.Ed. Thesis; Agbo-Egwu, A.O (1985). Impacts of Traditional Mathematics on Secondary Schools Students' Understanding of the Western Mathematics in Benue State. Unpublished Undergraduate Thesis, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.

CHAPTERS IN REFERRED BOOKS AND
PROCEEDINGS
Abakpa, B.O & Agbo-Egwu, A.O (2007). Improving the teaching and learning of Mathematics in Secondary Schools using Collaborative Approach. In Adejoh M.J and Iji C.O.(Eds). Innovations in Teaching and Learning.

Abakpa B.O & Agbo-Egwu A.O (2006) Improving the Public Primary Schools Mathematics Teachers for Effective Teaching and Learning of Mathematics; Implication for National Growth and Stability. In Ochu. A.O(Ed) Education for National Growth and Stability.

REFERRED PROCEEDINGS
Agbo-Egwu, A.O., Abakpa B.O & Adikwu, O.(2013). Using Mathematics Skills for the Development of the Entrepreneurship Skills by the Mathematics Teachers; Implication for the National Development, Mathematical Association of Nigeria (MAN) Proceedings of September 2013 Annual National Conference.

Abakpa, B.O &Agbo-Egwu, A.O & Takor, D.I. (2013). Challenges of Attaining Millennium Development Goals in Nigeria through Mathematics Curriculum Delivery, STAN 54th Annual National Conference Proceedings

Iji, C.O & Agbo-Egwu, A.O (2008). A Comparative Analysis of the 9 year Basic Education and the 6-3 of the 6-3-3-4 Mathematics Curriculum Mathematics Association of Nigeria (MAN)

LEARNED JOURNALS
Agbo-Egwu, A.O., Abah, J.A. and Anyagh, P. I.(2018). The influence of Smartphones Over-dependence on the recall of Basic Mathematics Among Mathematics Education Students in a Nigerian University Science and Technology.

Agbo-Egwu, A.O., Abah, J.A and Abakpa, B.O.(2018) Perceptions of tech-Augmented Learning in Basic Mathematics among University Students; A case of Matrix Algebra Tools. International Referred Journal of Arts, Science and Commerce.

Abakpa, B .O., Abah, J. A. and Agbo-Egwu, B. O (2018). Science Curiosity as a Correlate of Academic Performance in Mathematics Education; Insight from Nigerian Higher Education. African Journal of Teacher Education. Vol. 7

Specializations

Mathemathics Education

Research Archive

Nothing here

Responsibilities

SERVICE TO THE UNIVERSITY/COMMUNITY
(A) SERVICE TO THE UNIVERSITY
1. Ag. Head of Department
11. Departmental Examination Officer
iii. College Representative on the College of Forestry
And Fisheries Board Meeting
iv. Teaching Practice Committee as a Coordinator, Physics
v. Teaching Practice Committee as a Chairman
v1. Departmental Examination Committee as a Chairman
VII. Course Adviser/Coordinator for B.Sc. (Ed.)
Statistics/Computer Science: 300-400L
viii. College Sandwich Handbook Review Committee as a Member
1x. Computation Officer for Physics Education Result
x. Departmental Library Committee as a Chairman
xi. Local Organizing Committee as a Member
x11. Departmental Christian Fellowship as the Secretary
Xlll. Evangelism to the Community
x1v. Appointment as a Member of teaching Practice
(TP) Committee
xv. Appointment as a Member of Allocation of Office
Accommodation Committee
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