CONTENTS/PRICE OF THE “NIGERIAN STUDENTS’ SCHOOL EMPOWERMENT HANDBOOK” BY O.O.ODUMOSU

CONTENTS OF THE BOOK

1. ACADEMIC TOOLS FOR EMPOWERMENT-GET ORGANIZED!

Regular Classroom Learning

Are You a Student or a School Attendant?
Classroom Readiness- Sitting and Listening
Lectures/Notes-taking
Notes Completion/Integrity Checks
Recommended Textbooks
Home work
Why You Must Dump Pidgin English When You Are in School

For Higher Learning

University Admission Wars
Life after Jamb and Post Jamb Blues
Studying Abroad and Experiences by Nigerian Students

2. PERSONAL EMPOWERMENT-BE REAL!

Appearance /Cleanliness (Hairstyle, Uniform, Footwear)
Physical Preparedness/Health & Body Fitness/First Aid at Home
Personal Finance/Wisdom

Personal Talents/Perception
-Creative Thinking Skills.
-Emotional Intelligence
-Innovation
-Making Impressions-Acting/Dancing/Playing Musical Instruments/Singing/Vocational Arts and Crafts

Spiritual Preparation/Religious Worship and Virtuous Conduct
-Conscience
-Contemplation
-Contentment
-Faithfulness
-Forgiveness
-Honesty
-Humility
-Politeness

Self-Management
-Self-Assessment (for Strengths and Weaknesses)
-Self-Discretion/Self-Control/Temperament /Self-Discipline
-Self-Denial/Self-Sacrifice

Self-Motivation
-Self-Esteem/Self-Belief /Self-Confidence
-Courage
-Attitude/Positive Thinking/I Can-I Must-I Will Spirit

Stress Management/Sense of Humor/Laughter
Time Management

3. SCHOOLS’ SOCIAL EMPOWERMENT-EXPLORE MORE!

Students’ Leadership & Discipline Skills (As Prefects ,Class Captains-What sort of Leader are you?.)
Giving criticisms more effectively /Handling Criticisms/ Handling Aggression/Dealing with difficult people
Anger Management /Keeping the peace/Mediation/ Use of Language
Assertiveness skills
Being a good team member/Building a good rapport with others
Caring /Empathy/Compassionate
Charisma & Being Friendly
Cheerfulness/Encouragement/Enthusiasm
Communicating to different audiences
Consistency/ Diligence/Enthusiasm
Delegation

Students’ Interpersonal Relationship Skills
Managing/Setting Goals / Decision Making in Students’ Social Clubs including Strategizing if need be/Organizing,/Making Arrangements and Motivating others
Cooperation
Oral Language Skills/Public Speaking/School Debates
Relationships & Peer Pressure Issues
Youth-Terminators (Alcohol/Smoking/Sex/HIV/Cultism)

Students’ Finishing Touches/Etiquette Skills

Students’ Leisure Skills

4. EMPLOYABILITY/COMMUNITY RESPONSIBILITY EMPOWERMENT-BE PREPARED!

44 Links of Education and Careers
Adolescence and Nigeria Politics
Alumni Activities
Applying for a Job/ CV / Resume
Becoming Ambassadors of Your School
Books, Home Library & Life- long learning
Careers/Schooling/Subject Choices
Careers/The 3 Amigos
Coaching, Mentoring and Teaching
Community Service /NYSC
Ecology & Environment
Entrepreneurship/Self Employment
Fair Winds To Your Sails
Get up and Keep Moving
If Your Name is Lost Everything is Lost
Keep a Library of Books at Home and Master the Internet
Killing Nigeria’s Two Mockingbirds—Examination Malpractices & Massive Failures
Life is Tough and Competitive
Life’s Race Must Be Completed
Mind, Body, Soul & Money
Read Poetry, Read Shakespeare
Remember the Friendships you Bonded in College
Remembering Mentors
School Orientation / Indoctrination
Shaken But Never Stirred
Social Media
Time in Secondary School: Best Days of Your Lives?…Perhaps!
Tips on Choosing a Career
Valedictory and Awards’ Ceremonies
Victory Stories
Women and Young Girl (Respect, Empowerment Issues)
You and the Law /Legal Documents and Awareness
You Need Determination When Times Are Tough
Your Eyes Are Designed to Look for Opportunities

5. TUTORS’/PARENTS’ EMPOWERMENT PAGES

33 Bad Habits of Secondary School Students
40 Usual Errors. By School Staff Members
70 Motivational/Discussion Questions
Choosing a School-What Parents Should Look For
Choosing Careers for School Children

Critical thinking
Students’ Problems inventory.

PRICE: N2,500 per copy

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