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What is Educational Management

Digital Preservation and Documentation of Global Indigenous Knowledge Systems
Educational management is the control of all educational resources for the purpose of improving, achieving and sustaining educational goals and objectives.
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Opportunities and Challenges in Digitization of Indigenous Knowledge and Implication for Educational Management in the Nigerian Context
Michael Ekpenyong Asuquo (University of Calabar, Nigeria), Godian Patrick Okenjom (University of Calabar, Nigeria), Ovat Egbe Okpa (University of Calabar, Nigeria), and Ameh Eyiene Eyiene (University of Calabar, Nigeria)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-6684-7024-4.ch005
This chapter focuses on opportunities and challenges in digitizing indigenous knowledge with implications for educational management in the Nigerian context. Digitization provides an avenue for safeguarding and sharing traditional knowledge that may be at risk of being lost or marginalized. By converting indigenous knowledge into digital formats, it can be documented, archived, and easily accessed by future generations, thereby contributing to the preservation of cultural heritage. Specifically, this chapter addresses the overview of indigenous knowledge, digitization of indigenous knowledge, management of indigenous knowledge in the digital age, opportunity in the digitization of indigenous knowledge and challenges of digitization of indigenous knowledge.
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