Research Papers/Topics in Primary Education

A Comprehensive Impact Assessment of Truancy on Students' Academic Performance (Case Study: Alimosho L.G.A., Lagos, Nigeria)

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to investigate influence of truancy on students' academic performance in Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State of Nigeria. To achieve the aim of this study, four hypotheses were formulated to direct the study. Literature related to the variables under study were reviewed accordingly. Ex-post facto research design was adopted for the study. A sample of two hundred (200) students were randomly selected for the study. The selection was done through t...

ASSESSMENT OF FACTORS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE POOR ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN PUBLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL

BACKGROUNDPoor academic  performance according to Aremu (2003) is a performance that is adjudged by the examine/tested and some other significant as falling below an expected standard. Poor academic performance has been observed in school subjects especially Mathematics and English language among primary school pupils (Adesemowo, 2005). Aremu (2000) stresses that academic failure is not only frustrating to the pupils and the parents, its effects are equally grave on the society in t...

EXAMINE THE ATTITUDE OF PARENTS TOWARDS THE PRIMARY EDUCATION OF THEIR CHILDREN

INTRODUCTIONPrimary education is the foundation a child requires in his or her educational pursuit. The quality of primary education a child get would determine his performance in secondary school as well as tertiary level. It will equally affect his or her life after school. As such the importance of primary education cannot be overemphasis.It is in this regard that Malotyre and Clarkj (1996) opined that the  attitude of parent determine the quality of  education their children or ...

APPLICATION OF MASS MEDIA AS A MEANS OF IMPROVING STUDENTS’ PERFORMANCE IN ENGLISH GRAMMAR IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN ENUGU NORTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA

Abstract This research focused on the application of the mass media as a means of improving students’ Performance in English grammar in senior Secondary Schools in Enugu North Local government Area. The researcher carried out extensive appraisal of Literature related to the topic under discussion to assess the opinions of scholars regarding the subjects Ninety English teachers from secondary Schools in Enugu North Local government Area were used, four research questions were asked to d...

HISTORY AND DEVELOPMENT OF LAGOOZ COLLEGE ORILE AGEGE, LAGOS STATE FROM 2005 TO 2011

ABSTRACTThe aim of this study is to trace the history and development of Lagooz College, Orile Agege, Lagos State from 2005 to 2011, in order to justify its existence since its establishment in 2005. This project also reveals their short comings and thereby make recommendations where necessary for future development. The study is divided into five chapters.In chapter one of this study, the researcher discussed into details, the geographical and historical background of the town, where th...

EFFECTS OF LEADERSHIP STYLES AND SUPERVISORY TECHNIQUES ON PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS IN ILORIN WEST LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KWARA STATE

INTRODUCTIONIt is a natural phenomenon for children to look to the adults in their surrounding environment as leaders that they may one day choose to emulate. In some instances, many children have a misconception of what it means to serve as a leader. They often only see the leader as a person who is the boss, someone who is in charge, or first. In school, many children have the desire to be the ‘line leader’ or the individual who stands in the capacity of the teacher and writes names whe...

EFFECTS OF INDECENT BEHAVIOURS AMOING ADOLESCENTS OF SECONDARY SCHOOLS

INTRODUCTIONThe study of adolescents schooling is important to social scientists and policy makers who are interested in influencing adolescent development, because it is through educational institution that the greatest number of young people can easily be reached. Sociologists have observed on numerous occasions that schools in large complex societies are expected to help sort adolescents for societal roles and occupational positions. At present the larger society assigns the job of asse...

ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS STUDIES IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN ILORIN SOUTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KWARA STATE.

INTRODUCTIONReligion is an organized collection of beliefs, cultural systems, and world views that relate humanity to supernatural and to spirituality. It is part and parcel of man and cannot be separated from it. It plays important roles in the life of an individual and in the society at large in such a way that it binds people together, explains the human predicaments, helps to control human behaviour and provides an individual with emotional support in respect of uncertainty of life. In na...

THE TEACHING OF INTEGRATED SCIENCE (ITS) IN THE PRIMARY SCHOOLS, PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS (A CASE STUDY OF SOME SELECTED PRIMARY SCHOOLS IN KADUNA STATE)

ABSTRACTThe research topic on: “The Teaching of Primary science (PR. SC) (also know as Integrated Science (ITS) in the junior secondary Schools ITS)in the primary schools, Problems and Prospects: A Case Study of Some Selected Primary School in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State”. The objective/purpose is to determine how the teaching of Integrated Science has feature in the school curriculum as the case may be. Some literature review was made in the area of teaching science on th...