Department: Educational Foundations
Faculty: Education
Designation : Associate Professor/reader
Email: victoria.onu@unn.edu.ng
Phone: +23408037786310

Conferences and Workshops:



2012 First sub-regional inclusive education summit west and central African china


2012 22nd National Annual Conference and Workshop of the National Center for Exceptional Children (NCEC) at College of Health Sciences, Benue State University Makurdi, from 6th – 10th August, 2012


2011 13th Annual Internationals Conference of the Home Economics Research Association of Nigeria (HERAN) at University of Nigeria, Nsukka from 19th – 22nd September, 2011. 

2010 Innovation for transformation Creative Education Georgia USA


2009 Effect of family support an antisocial behavior of schooling adolescents. Home Economics research Association of Ghana 

2008 Creative Problem Solving Institutes GPSI Georgia –Atlanta USA.


2008 Art of innovation: integrating creativity reducing organization USA – Chicago 2008. 


2008 Assessment and Remediation Behaviors among Schooling Adolescent in Nigeria


2008 National Council for Exceptional children Assessment of Teacher’s Perceived Role in Ensuring Inclusive Education of Special Need Children in Nigeria. 


2008 Onu V.C. (2008) Teaching Creativity and Technology in Nigeria Schools. (CEDR University of Nigeria Nsuakka).


2008 Onu V.C. (2008) Youths as Endangered Specie: What Hope for the Future.  A paper read at Ebonyi Youth Empowerment Project August.


2006 Creative Problem Solving Institute GPSI Chicago –USA

2006 Breaking of Early Childhood Curriculum into Schemes of Work.


2006 TOT on Early Childhood Education. UNICEF Enugu June


2006 Thinking and problem solving skills among primary school learners in UNICEF ZONE A Field office 


2005 Brainwise learning and Implication for Early Childhood caregivers. 


2005 UNICEF TRAINING for Primary Scholl Teachers and Non-formal Educators.


2004 National Council for Exceptional Children. Assessment and Programming for Special Needs Children


2004 Onu, V.C. (2004). Competencies for special Educators in Primary Schools; Implications for policy makers in Nigeria. A Paper Presented at the Nigeria Primary and Teacher Education 2004 Conference. Federal College of Education (Tech) Asaba, Delta State 31st-4th June.


2004 The use of Computer Based Instruction in Teaching Children in the 21st Century. CUDIMAC, UNN Nsukka.


2004 Nigeria Primary & Teacher Education 2004 conference Delta Asaba Federal College of Education.


2004 Valedictory Conference in Honour of Prof. (Mrs) O. C Nwanna. The Teacher and Nation Building: A conference hosted by the Dept of Health & Physical Education. U.N.N


2004 National Council of Educational psychologist: Perspectives and Challenges in Educational Psychology. UNN


2003 Advocacy and Rehabilitation for Special Needs Children:  Integrative disclosure Education for persons with Special Needs for Self Reliance in the Society. Abuja.


2003 Fulbright Alumni Association of Nigeria: Jos Achieving Fulbright Goals in a Democratic Nation. Jos.


2002 National Council for Exceptional Children Prospects of Special Education for Children with Special Needs in the 21st Century. Minna.


2002 Home Economics 2002 Conference: Nsukka Research Imperatives in Home Economics, Home Econ. Nsukka.


2002 Fulbright Alumni Association of Nigeria Globalization and National Development in Nigeria. Nsukka.


2000 Onu, V. C. (2000): Dealing with peer pressure a paper presented at a workshop organized for teachers and heads in Anambra State.


1998 Actions for the Gifted and Talented: Nigerians Perspective Federal Government School for the Gifted. Suleja.


1998 International Reading Association Conference Tampa FL. USA


1998 International Workshop in Thinking skills Miami Fl. USA.


1998 Onu, V. C. (1998): Development of Educational Programme for Stimulating Problem Solving Skills. An initiative for schools. A paper presented at a workshop for college of Education, Florida International University, U.S.A. (1998).


1998  Onu, V. C (1998): Networking among Non- Governmental Organizations. A challenge for developing nations: A paper presented at a workshop for African Women in the U.S.A, by the Institute for African studies U.S.A.


1998 Onu, V.C (1998): Story telling among African Children: A Practical Demonstration, Maimi. FL


1998 Onu, V.C. (1998): “Africa in the U.S. Curriculum” Teachers Workshop Maimi, USA.


1997 Peer Teaching by Special Needs Teachers. Miami Fl. USA.


1997 Onu, V.C. (1997): The Role of Gifted Education in Developing Nation: A paper presented at a Workshop on Education for the faculty of Education, Florida International University, Miami.


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