Research Papers/Topics in Guidance And Counselling

Attitude of Pupils Towards Guidance and Counselling Services in Primary Schools in Oleh Local Government Area of Delta State

ABSTRACTThe main purpose of this study was to investigate the attitude of pupil toward guidance counselling service in primary school in Oleh (A case study of Oleh Local Government Area of Delta State). To achieve the aim of this study, three null hypotheses were formulated to guide this study. Literature related to the variables under study was reviewed according to the hypothesis. Survey research design was adopted. A total sample of two hundred (200) respondents were randomly selected. The...

A Survey of the Influence of Child Abuse on the Academic Performance of Secondary School Students in Ilorin Metropolis

ABSTRACT         The study surveyed the influence of on the child abuse on academic performance of secondary school students in Ilorin metropolis. Data were collected from 200 randomly selected students. A questionnaire was the major instrument used for data collection. The data collected were analysed using t-test and Pearson Product Moment Correlation. The results indicated that the respondents were abused by their different parents; no significa...

The Characteristic of Good Future Partner as Perceived by Students in Tertiary Institutions in Oyo Town

ABSTRACT         The purpose of this study is to investigate on the characteristic of good future partners as perceived by students in tertiary institutions in Oyo town. The variables of interest were gender, age, family background, institution and religion.         Two hundred respondents were sampled for the study. Five hypotheses were formulated and tested. Frequency counts and simple percentages were use...

Effect of Divorce on Academic Performance of Secondary School Students’ in Ilorin Metropolis

ABSTRACT         The study investigated the influence of divorce on the academic performance of secondary school students in Ilorin Metropolis. It also compared students’ responses by sex, age and religions.         Data were collected from 200 selected students through influence of Divorce on students’ performance Questionnaire (IDSPQ). It also obtained students results in promotion examinations to seni...

A Survey of Personal-Social Problems of Adolescent in Post-Primary Schools in Ilorin Metropolis

ABSTRACT         The study examined the psychosocial problems of adolescents in Ilorin metropolis.          Two hundred randomly selected samples responded to the psychosocial problems of adolescent questionnaire. Data collected were analysed with frequency counts percentage and t-test.          The results indicated that adolescents suffered from problems arising from f...

The Effect of Divorce on Pupils Academic Performance in Primary Schools

 CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION 1.1     Background of the StudyIt is observed by the researchers that marriage between a man and a woman is expected to be a permanent affair and lasting association until death takes away one of the partners but changes in the Nigerian society, marriage is now seen to be a temporary affair which can be dissolved if either part by cruelty, desertion or adultery goes against the wishes of their union. Divorce is actually a legal dissolu...

Designed to Find out the Influence of Motivation on Junior Secondary School Students' Performance in Writing

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTIONBackground to the StudyAn indispensable instrument for human progress, development and empowerment is education. Any individual, community or nation that plays down the importance of education, stands the risk of decay and retardation. It is evident then that education plays a vital role in both the human and non-human development of an individual or a nation at large. Junior secondary education has the broad aim of preparing students for useful living within the...

The Influence of Marital Instability on Academic Performance of Students. In Secondary School in Ilorin West Local Government Area

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTIONBackground to the studyIt is a universal, cultural idea that life should be orderly and that families, like clocks, should run smoothly, quietly leading to continuity of life. But this do not seem to be so in many societies, where all forms of marital instability are the order of the day. Various forms of marital instability, which reflect disruptive events that undermine the continuity, cohesiveness, and predictability of family life from the child's perspective...

Influence of Delinquent Behaviors on Academic Performance of Students as Expressed by Secondary School Teachers In Ilorin Metropolis

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Attitude of Parents and Teachers Towards the Teaching of Sex Education in Secondary Schools in Ilorin Metropolis

ABSTRACT         This study investigated the attitude of parents and teachers towards the teaching of sex education in secondary schools in Ilorin metropolis. The independent variables were gender, age place of residence, education status, family type and religion.          Two hundred respondents (eighty responded among the parents in their places of work while one hundred and twenty respondents among the t...

Assessing the Coping Strategies of the English Language Teacher on Students With Dyslexia in Some Selected Secondary Schools in Kajola Local Government Area of Oyo State

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION1.1       Background to the studyEnglish language is used as the medium of instruction in the school and one of important or compulsory subject that must be learnt in school. In teaching and learning of English language it involve many aspects such as: reading, writing, speaking and listening. These domains of language acquisition need to be exercised across content areas daily. Reading and writing are pervasive across grades and curri...

Influence of Parenting Styles on Bullying Behavior of In-School Adolescents in Ilorin Metropolis

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Knowledge of Family Life Education and Sexual Behavior of In-School Adolescent

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background to the study          Adolescence is a time when young people are learning a great deal about themselves and adjusting to a rapid change in their bodies. World Health Organization (WHO 1995) views adolescent as person between 10 – 19 years and they are made up of 20% of the world’s population of 5 whom 85% of them live in developing countries. During early ado1lescence, many experience new uncertainties about...

The Characteristic of Good Future Partners Perceived by Students in Tertiary Institutions in Oyo Town

ABSTRACT         The purpose of this study is to investigate on the characteristic of good future partners as perceived by students in tertiary institutions in Oyo town. The variables of interest were gender, age, family background, institution and religion.         Two hundred respondents were sampled for the study. Five hypotheses were formulated and tested. Frequency counts and simple percentages were use...

Influence of Maternal Acceptance on Self-Esteem as Expressed by Secondary School Students in Kwara State

ABSTRACT        The early intimacy between the mother and the child makes the mother the most significant person in the life of the child. Thus maternal acceptance plays an inestimable role in the process of child’s personality development. This study therefore investigated the influence of maternal acceptance on self-esteem as expressed by secondary school students in Kwara State. Simple sampling technique was adopted for the selection of 450 respon...


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