Vol. 2, Issue 10 (2015)
Constraints in management of school facilities for the actualization of vision 20:2020 in Ebonyi State, Nigeria
Author(s): Onele Adali A, Nwafukwa Peter
Abstract: This paper assesses the constraint in management of school facilities for the actualization of vision 20: 2020 in Ebonyi state, Nigeria. In carrying the study three research questions were formulated to guide the study and three hypotheses were tested at alpha level of 0.05. The population was made up of 232 principals in the public secondary schools in the state. There was no sample since the population was not too large. The study employed descriptive survey research and self structured questionnaire was used for data collection. Data collected was analyzed using Mean and Standard Deviation while t-test of difference was used to test the hypotheses that were formulated for the study. The findings of the study revealed that financial constraints, Equipment and Manpower constraints in the management of physical facilities hinder the actualization of vision 20:2020 in Ebonyi state, Nigeria. It was further recommended that government should ensure that enough funds are allotted to school for procurement and maintain facilities; principals should constantly review their school inventories and train manpower in the management of school facilities to enhance the actualization of vision 20: 2020.