• The Effect of Drug and Substance Abuse on Academic Outcomes
    causes of abuse among young students being peer pressure, frustrations at home and availability of drugs. This study aimed at filling the gaps that exist on the effects of drugs on academic performance. EFFECT OF DRUG ABUSE ON PERFORMANCE Drug Abuse and Academic Performance Drug abuse among...
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  • Education Access in Developing Countries
    academic performance of children especially female students and to ensure quality education in the country. The environmental influence of female student academic performance in the Wa West District comes in two folds. Thus school environmental influence and home environmental influence. It is noted that...
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  • Effects of Dependence on Psychotropic Drugs on Students’ Attitude in School
    EFFECTS OF DEPENDENCE ON PSYCHOTROPIC DRUGS ON STUDENTS’ ATTITUDE IN SCHOOL (A CASE STUDY OF OJO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF LAGOS STATE, NIGERIA) BEING GRADUATE PROJECT FOR B.A (ED) DEGREE SUBMITTED TO LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY, OJO FACULTY OF EDUCATION DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS...
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  • Causes and Effect of Poverty
    of poverty, causes and effects on the Educational sector as well as academic performance of students within the Nigeria is worrisome. Poverty, which forms a specific culture and way of life, is a growing issue in Nigeria. The number of Nigerians living in poverty is continually increasing; hence its...
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  • Beed1C
    © Kamla-Raj 2009 Stud Home Comm Sci, 3(2): 107-113 (2009) Teachers’ Effectiveness and StudentsAcademic Performance in Public Secondary Schools in Delta State, Nigeria Agharuwhe A. Akiri* and Nkechi M. Ugborugbo** *Department of Educational Administration and Policy Studies, Faculty of...
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  • A CASE STUDY OF SCHOOL RELATED FACTORS AFFECTING NIGERIAN SECONDARY SCHOOL PUPILS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE
    performance was administered on 809 teachers and 1012 students of secondary schools from ten randomly selected states in Nigeria. The respondents ranked the characteristics in terms of their degree of effect on pupil academic performance. The result showed that lack of resource materials for teaching...
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  • Essay
    Owoaje et al Working School Students Performance and Health International Journal of Health Research, March 2011; 4(1):11-19 © Poracom Academic Publishers. All rights reserved . Available at http://www.ijhr.org Original Research Article Open Access Online Journal Working School Children in a...
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  • Transformation of Field to Food Materials: Agro-Food Process Engineering Approach
    to study the effect of the crop parameters (independent variables) on the machine performance characteristics (dependent variable). For the various cutting blades used for the study, the regression equation developed is of the form: Y =k1 X1 + k2 X2 + k3X3 +C …………….. (4) It was found that chip...
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  • Project
    this study. It was concluded that teachers’ effect is not the only determinant on studentsacademic achievement. Teachers’ classroom effectiveness has been found to have only a minimal influence on the academic performance of students in public secondary schools in Delta State, Nigeria. This is due...
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  • English Assessment of High School Students
    attended, parent’s highest educational attainment, and home background. 2. There is a significant relationship between the students’ grammar proficiency and their academic performance when grouped according to gender, age, year level, section, general average for the first quarter, place of...
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  • SocioEconomic Determinants of Learning Performance among Students in Rivers State, Nigeria.
    is centered on the following objectives: i. To examine the effect of parental socio-economic background on the child’s academic performance. ii. To arrive at a policy implication based on the outcome of (i) to serve as a guide for River State education policy towards improving studentsacademic...
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  • Economics
    better, they perform better in their academic work. We can therefore say that there is positive relationship between instructional material and studentsperformance (Maduekwe, 2000 and Onyejemezi, 1984). CHAPTER THREE 3.0 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY This chapter...
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  • Ewan
    responsible for the poor academic performance of secondary school students in Ido Local Government area of Oyo State Nigeria. BASIC ISSUES Home Background: Home background according to PISA (Programme International Student Assessment, 2000) influences academic and educational success of students and...
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  • Monogamous vs Polygamous Families
    , Kwara State. The findings of this study would reveal to teachers and parents the effect of the social climate at home on students' academic performance. The need for parents to provide conducive environment at home for students' learning and the need for teachers to adequately act as 'loco parents' and...
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  • broken family
    students, moreover, the result showed that low socio-economic status, also had an adverse effect on the academic performance of children from broken homes. There are many things that divorce does to a family, and there are many things that is does to the child. These effects are rarely positive, or...
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  • Academic Achievement of Pupils in Correlation to Different Factors
    perform better in their studies than the male students, moreover, the result showed that low socio-economic status, also had an adverse effect on the academic performance of children from broken homes. It is recommended that personal social counselling should be rendered to students from broken...
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  • Effects of Using Improvised Weighing Balance in Solving Linear Equation Problems and Attitude of Student Towards Mathematics in Junior Secondary School in Niger State, Nigeria
    study on the effects of instructional material (weighing balance) on the learning linear equation with the hope of improving the teaching and learning of mathematics and hence improve studentsAcademic performance. Objectives of the study The objectives of this study are to: - 1...
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  • Research
    The Effects of Family Structure on the Academic Performance of College Students Abstract The family is the basic unit of society. It is where a person is formed to what he/she will become. This paper examines the effects of family structure in the academic performance of college students in De...
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  • Broken Family
    BROKEN FAMILY: ITS EFFECT IN THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF THE SELECTED COLLEGE STUDENTS OF LAGUNA STATE POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY A.Y. 2011-2012 A Research Paper Presented To Faculty and Staff of College of Nursing Laguna State Polytechnic University Sta. Cruz, Main Campus Sta. Cruz, Laguna...
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  • Counseling
    -Factor Model, Nigeria. | | | Introduction Impulsivity is a wide-ranging trait, affecting multiple areas of life, including education (Spinella, 2003). Educational activities which are consequent on academic performance of students should be...
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