Factors That Contribute To Poor Academic Performance Of Pupils In Primary Schools

A Survey Of Factors That Contribute To Poor Academic Performance Of Pupils In Primary Schools In  Enugu South Local Government Area Of Enugu State

CHAPTER ONE

INTRODUCTION

Background of the Study

The content of Nigerian education must reflect the past, present and future of the dynamic Nigerian society in terms of the role the individual is expected to play in the present modernization process. That is primary education system and method should be more suitable for use at this present time. Continue reading Factors That Contribute To Poor Academic Performance Of Pupils In Primary Schools

Risk Factors And Spatial Patterns Of Schistosoma Haematobium Infection Among Children

Risk Factors And Spatial Patterns Of  Schistosoma Haematobium Infection Among School Children In Town School Primary School, In Nkanu East L.G.A

ABSTRACT

This cross-sectional survey was conducted to precisely determine the prevalence of schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma haematobium in Town School Primary School, Umunevo, Amagueze in Nkanu East Local Government Area of Enugu State. Out of 45 urine samples collected in Town School Primary School, Continue reading Risk Factors And Spatial Patterns Of Schistosoma Haematobium Infection Among Children

Influence Of Child Abuse On The Adjustment Of Pupils In Primary Schools

Influence Of Child Abuse On The Social Adjustment Of Pupils In Primary Schools In Enugu South Local Government Area

ABSTRACT

The topic of this research is “The influence of Child Abuse on the Social Adjustment of Pupils in Primary Schools in Enugu South Local Government Area. The purpose of the study was to find out the influence of child abuse on the social adjustment of pupils in primary schools in Enugu south local government area. Continue reading Influence Of Child Abuse On The Adjustment Of Pupils In Primary Schools

Role of reward and punishment on academic performance of primary school pupil

The role of Reward and Punishment on Academic Performance of Primary School pupil’s in Makurdi Local Government, Benue State.

     ABSTRACT

This research is centred on the reward and punishment on the academic performance of primary school pupils in Makurdi Benue State. The main problem of this research is financial constraint. The research would have cover all Local Government Areas in Benue State but because of inadequate capital, the research is restricted to Makurdi Benue State. Descriptive research design method was used in carrying out the research. In sampling the area simple random sampling was applied where each school sampled have equal chance of been selected. The instrument used for the study is questionnaire and interview in collecting accurate statistical data. It discovered during the research that pupils compete in class activities because reward, the investigation revealed that the teachers applied punishment wrongly especially corporal punishment, reward and punishment also help in checking learners bad behavior. Punishment was also used to suppress unwanted behavior. Recommendation include eradication of corporal punishment, curriculum designer should consider reward and punishment when designing curriculum for the pupils, teachers should have sound idea of reward and punishment few to mention Continue reading Role of reward and punishment on academic performance of primary school pupil

Community support in the teaching and learning of social studies in primary schools

Community Support In The Teaching And Learning Of Social Studies In Primary Schools In Kwali Area Council Of FCT.

 Background of the Study

Community support service is a non profit organisation dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with intellectual developmental disabilities. Social Studies has been conceptualized as a discipline which focuses on the study of man’s problem in society and how the problems are solved by utilizing critical Continue reading Community support in the teaching and learning of social studies in primary schools

factors that militate against the standard of education in primary schools in Nigeria

Factors That Militate Against The Otandard of Education In Primary Schools In Nigeria.case study of  Kwali Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory.

 Background of the Study

“Standards serve as basis of educational reform across the nation as educators and policy makers respond to a call for a clear definition of desired outcomes of schooling and a way to measure student success in terms of these outcomes” (National Research Council, 2001). From primary to higher education in Nigeria, it is glaring that the standard is falling and our morals are fast fading in a Continue reading factors that militate against the standard of education in primary schools in Nigeria