Effects of School-Based Violence on the Academic Performance of Students

ABSTRACT

This long-essay discussed the topical issue on the effects of school-based violence on the academic achievements of students. It focused the phenomenon from the national and international perspectives. The theoretical framework to the problem was provided. The typologies and different forms of school-based violence were identified and succinctly discussed. They include; corporal punishment, sexual violence, bullying, cultism, fighting, arson, neglect and discrimination. The adolescent stage, the home, the school the community and the society at large were highlighted as the major causes of school-based violence. The aftermath and devastating effects of school-based violence which could result in physical injury, lifetime disability, psychological problems and even death were also discussed. Recommendations on how to keep our school environments safe and protected from violence through the collective and conscious efforts of the government, the school, the home and religious groups and individuals were provided.

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APA

BOSE, D (2021). Effects of School-Based Violence on the Academic Performance of Students. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/effects-of-school-based-violence-on-the-academic-performance-of-students

MLA 8th

BOSE, DUROSHOLA "Effects of School-Based Violence on the Academic Performance of Students" Afribary. Afribary, 01 Apr. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/effects-of-school-based-violence-on-the-academic-performance-of-students. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

MLA7

BOSE, DUROSHOLA . "Effects of School-Based Violence on the Academic Performance of Students". Afribary, Afribary, 01 Apr. 2021. Web. 14 Jul. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/effects-of-school-based-violence-on-the-academic-performance-of-students >.

Chicago

BOSE, DUROSHOLA . "Effects of School-Based Violence on the Academic Performance of Students" Afribary (2021). Accessed July 14, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/effects-of-school-based-violence-on-the-academic-performance-of-students