What Factors Influence Teachers’ Use of Teaching Aids to Enhance Teaching Learning in Pre-Schools?
Makau, Agnes Nsiza
Murungi, Catherine Gakii
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Teaching should entail more than just workbooks and textbooks. It should engage learners and make them part of learning. The purpose of this study was to establish factors influencing pre-school teachers’ use of teaching aids to enhance learning in pre-primary schools. The study was carried out in Isinya Sub-county, Kenya. The target population was pre-primary school teachers in selected schools in Isinya Sub- County. Data was collected through the use of questionnaire and an observation schedule .A sample size of 20 schools of the target population was drawn from the pre-schools. Descriptive statistics was used to analyze data. Data is presented using tables, graphs and pie charts. The study revealed that several factors influenced the use of teaching aids in pre-schools which included; non-availability of teaching aids, teachers’ attitude and perceptions on particular teaching aids. Keywords: Teaching AIDs, Learning, Teaching