Category: PRIMARY EDUCATION STUDIES

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 […]

EFFECTS OF BROKEN HOME ON SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS EMOTIONAL ADJUSTMENT

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study Emotional adjustment can be described as the behavioural process by which human being maintains equilibrium among their various need or between their need and the obstacle of environments. Mallinckrodt (1994). A sequence of adjustment begins when a need is felt and ends when it is satisfied. Hungry […]