Challenges and Solutions of Quality Assurance in the Colleges of Education in Nigeria
Affiliation: Department of History. University of Maiduguri. Borno State, Nigeria
Keywords: Quality Assurance, Colleges of Education, Nigeria, Challenges, Solutions
Categories: News and Views, Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
Quality assurance in education has become an increasingly important topic in Nigeria due to the need to improve the standard of education in the country. This study examined the challenges and solutions of quality assurance in the Colleges of Education in Nigeria. The data for the research was generated through library-based research. The data were thoroughly analysed using qualitative analysis. The study found that the challenges of quality assurance in the Colleges of Education in Nigeria include inadequate funding, poor infrastructure, inadequate staffing, lack of standardization, and inadequate monitoring and evaluation. The study also revealed that the solutions to these challenges include adequate funding, provision of infrastructure, employment of qualified staff, standardization of curricula, and effective monitoring and evaluation. Finally, the research also provides recommendations for improving the system.