Since the coming of the new millennium, the computer technology has boost up. Almost everything now is being run or assisted by a computer. There is no wonder why everyone wants to learn or gain knowledge in using computers. Computers became a necessity to our everyday lives, but since not everyone has enough money to buy one, business-minded people have made it easier for those who can not afford it by putting up computer shops. These computer shops are often located to accessible places, trying to address their biggest market - the students. Students often come to computer shops for various reasons. Some go to the computer shops to research for their assignments and lecture, while some go to the computer shop just to play games. Either way, visiting or coming to computer shops has an effect on their classroom performance.
This research study is being proposed to evaluate the relationship between the location of the computer shops and the classroom performance of the 4th year students of Cavite National High School. The evaluation for this study will be based on the factors that influenced the students to choose the location of the computer shops that they visit such as distance from the school/accessibility, awareness of the City Ordinance, services being offered by the shop, rate per hour/promos, ambiance of the shop. The analysis of the classroom performance of the students will be correlated to the above variables. This will help determine if there is an existing relationship or nonrelationship between such variables as location of the computer shops and classroom performance of the students.
This study hopes to further authenticate existing theories and generalizations on the subject.
Statement of the Problem
This research study aims to identify the effect of the location of the computer shops to the classroom performance of the Cavite National High School, S.Y 2012-2013.
Statement of the Sub-Problem
1. Find out the factors that influence the student to choose the location of the computer shops that they visit in terms of:
a. Distance from the school/ Accessibility
b. Awareness if the City Ordinance
c. Services being offered by the ship
d. Rate per hour/ promos
e. Ambiance of the shop
2. What are the ratings o the 4th year students of Cavite National High School with regards to their classroom performance?
3. What is the effect of the location of computer shops to the classroom performance of the 4th year students?
Statement of Hypothesis
There is no significant effect between the location of computer shops and the classroom performance of the 4th year students of Cavite National High School, S.Y 2012-2012.
Significance of the Study
Having knowledge if the location of the computer shops have significant relationship to the classroom performance of the students can help the city officials and school administrators create more suitable and effective ordinance for the welfare of the students. It can also serve as a way for the teachers to understand their students more with regards to the students’ behavior inside the classroom.
With stricter rules and more understanding teachers, the students are expected to be more concentrated to their studies which consequently result to better grades and academic ratings that can serve as an instrument for them to have a better future.
This study can also be performed to study if there is a relationship between the classroom performance of the students and their other hobbies such as watching television, playing sports and participating to other...