Background of the Study
Student achievement has always been considered the ultimate objective in the classroom, and rightly so. It would make sense then to seek guidance from teachers who have had great success with their students. Students are unable to learn in a haphazard environment, thus students will not be able to achieve their full potential. Students simply cannot learn to the best of their ability in a chaotic environment. Classroom management is an integral part of student achievement even being possible. Not every student is learning in the classroom. Numerous distractions stand between the teacher's message and the student's ears. In addition to the physical layout of the classroom, factors such as feedback from peers and the instructor can either hinder or improve a student's ability to absorb information. It is the instructor's duty to make the classroom environment conducive to learning. A conducive classroom environment refers to the mood and atmosphere inside of a class that motivates students to participate actively in learning and to be engaged in classroom activities. Creating a conducive environment can be a combination of good teaching skills, rapport between the teacher and students, appropriate behavior among students and strategic use of incentives and disincentives for good and poor behavior. Maintaining the proper environment is the challenge because classrooms are dynamic -- from moment to moment the atmosphere changes. Teachers must recognize when learning is not optimal and employ strategies to regain the conducive environment. Running a classroom requires more than just arranging desks and imparting information to students. In addition, teachers are responsible for making sure the classroom is conducive to the learning process. This involves creating a curriculum adapted to the needs of the individual students and setting an atmosphere that is welcoming to all of the children. This requires planning and a close evaluation of the way the classroom worked in previous years. Setting
Bernardo Lirio Memorial Central School is an elementary school located at Brgy. Darasa, Tanauan City, Batangas. This school has clean and green surroundings but there’s a problem within their classrooms. Classrooms are inappropriate for students to focus on their studies because of dim light, lack of ventilation and the classroom is very crowded because the students have no proper spaces with each other. General Objective
This study aimed to know the effects to the students of having classrooms which are not conducive for learning. Specific Objective
Specifically, this study aims to:
* Identify the factors that affect the students in learning; * Develop young minds to pursue in studying despite of untidy classrooms; * Introduce to students the importance of education.
Statement of the Problem
This study seeks to answer the following problems in conducting the study: 1. What are the factors that affect the students’ capability of learning? 2. Can students resist with these hindrances just to learn? 3. How students can focus on their studies and other school related matters despite of this problems ? Conceptual Framework
Factors that affect students in learning and factors which make classrooms not conducive for learning
Students from Bernardo Lirio Memorial Central School
The figure above illustrates the conceptual framework of the study and how conduciveness of classrooms affects the students in learning and the factors of having classroom which is not conducive for learning. The flow of this study starts from the respondents. After that, we used survey, references and questionnaires that processes data and shows the output of the study.
Significance of the Study
Education is one of the most important things in one’s life. It serves as wealth...