Category: PRIMARY EDUCATION STUDIES

REASONS FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS FAILURE IN COGNITIVE PLACEMENT EXAMINATION

REASONS FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS FAILURE IN COGNITIVE PLACEMENT EXAMINATION CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the study Education system in Nigeria has been in crisis for many years largely due to the fact that the sector is poorly funded. This has led to shortage supply of learning materials and human resources being experienced in the […]

AN ASSESSMENT OF THE EFFECT OF BROKEN HOMES ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS

AN ASSESSMENT OF THE EFFECT OF BROKEN HOMES ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE  OF  PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS  CHAPTER ONE 1.0                                 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the Study The family is the child’s first place of contact with the world. The child as a result, acquires initial education and socialization from parents and other significant persons in the family. Agulana (2000) pointed […]

THE IMPACT OF MID TERM TEST ON PUPILS PERFORMANCE TOWARDS EXAMINATION

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Mid term test is a relatively new innovation to our education system. It is seen as one of the major outcome of the deliberations of Nigeria National curriculum conference that was held in 1969. It is put in National Policy on Education this “educational assessment and evaluation will […]

CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF DEPRESSION ON SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study The issue of academic performance among secondary school students has been a matter of great concern to educators, parents and government. Even though measures have been taken to improve the situation, a large proportion of secondary school students perform poorly. Secondary school students in recent times tend […]

TECHNIQUES FOR MAINTAINING

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study From the nineteen sixties to the early nineteen eighties, public secondary schools in Nigeria provided quality boarding facilities for students. Then it was the prerogative of religious groups to do so because they were running the schools. This was attributed to the fact that they were the […]