Free Essays on Academic Achievement

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    CHAPTER-II REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE Educational achievement of students demands urgent attention to attain their goals. A numerous researches have been conducted to contribute to determine the predictors of educational success of college students. A research work always takes the advantages...

  2. The Relationship Between Motivation, Self- Efficacy and Academic Achievement

    State University College of Social Sciences and Philosophy City of Malolos, Bulacan The Relationship between Motivation, Self- efficacy and Academic Achievement Submitted by: BS Psychology students 2B Submitted to: Ms. Josefina Ochoa Department Head, CSSP Introduction The realm of education...

  3. Factors Affecting the Academic Achievement of Freshmen College Students in Science at Universidad de Manila

    CHAPTER I THE PROBLEM AND ITS BACKGROUND Introduction Achievement of students in schools has been the concern of school authorities. Several solutions have been offered in order to improve the quality of instruction. Some of these prove to be effective for some time, but later...

  4. “Academic Stress, Achievement Motivation, and Academic Achievement as Predictors of Adjustment Among Highschool Students.”

    ACADEMIC STRESS, ACHIEVEMENT MOTIVATION, AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AS PREDICTORS OF ADJUSTMENT AMONG HIGHSCHOOL STUDENTS.” ABSTRACT The main aim of the present study was to explore the relative contribution of academic stress, achievement motivation and academic achievement among adjustment...

  5. Language Deficiency and Science Achievement

    Class Size and Its Impact on Students’ Achievement Introduction Class size has been discussed extensively in the literature due to pioneering studies conducted by several scholars in states and countries addressing the issue of student academic achievement. The primary locus of their study had centered...

  6. English Proficiency and Academic Achievement

    various fields like academic success and employability. While early researches suggested that English proficiency does not dictate high academic rating and employment aptitude, evidences are now showing that proficiency of the English language is a cutting-edge asset in areas of academic success and employment...

  7. The Impact of Motivation on Student's Academic Achievement and Learning Outcomes in Mathematics Among Secondary School Students in Nigeria

    Eurasia Journal of Mathematics, Science & Technology Education, 2007, 3(2), 149-156 The Impact of Motivation on Student’s Academic Achievement and Learning Outcomes in Mathematics among Secondary School Students in Nigeria Adedeji Tella Osun State College of Education, Osun State, NIGERIA Received...

  8. Summary on Language Learning

    Perry’s theory with Chinese and U.S. university students, published in April 2001 by Springer in the third edition of the forty-first volume of the academic journal Higher Education, from pages 239-261, draw a link between the cognitive-development of students and their ease in learning through their different...

  9. Critical Review

    by Adolescents and Their Academic Achievement Chantel McOmber Critical Review #1 February 14, 2013 INTRODUCTION In 2005, William H. Jeynes conducted a study called The Relationship between the Consumption of Various Drugs by Adolescents and Their Academic Achievement. This article, found in...

  10. Ses & Student Achievement

    RUNNING HEAD: Socio-economic Status and Student Achievement Socio-economic Status and Student Achievement Misty Parris University of Phoenix Socio-economic Status and Student Achievement In 1965, the United States government enacted the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), which...

  11. Higher Education Learner’s Academic Performance Is Affected by Multiple Factors.

    Question Higher education learner’s academic performance is affected by multiple factors. Discus 50[marks] Answer Student academic performance is one of the major determinants in assessing the quality of Education. Students at higher education are mature enough to mention the influential and...

  12. Class Size Effect on Academic Achievement

    “Class size is a major factor in determining successful academic achievement.” Discuss the text to which this is true. Education is one of the most important processes of modern society people always try to find how it can be best improved from early ages. Nowadays, researches start to work on...

  13. Academic Achievment

    What are the aims of academic study, and how can they be achieved? The society allows talk about academic achievement and how it is important, but did anyone know what is academic achievement. Academic achievement is the outcome of education or to achieve education goals. This essay will talk about...

  14. Avademic Achievement and Class Size

    class size one of the factors influencing academic achievement? Nowadays education is the chief factor to achieve success in our lives. We try to explicate the knowledge that we have and we master it. One of the most important factors of academic achievement is the class size. This essay will show the...

  15. Research Paper

    THE EFFECTS OF CLASS POPULATION IN THEIR ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF THE STUDENTS OF MARIKINA CHRISTIAN INTEGRATED SCHOOL, SCHOOL YEAR 2012-2013 Submitted By: Jedidiah Ysis G. Gutierrez Alyssa Matulac Submitted To: Ms. Gerda Cruz Teacher, Method of Research August 1, 2013 CHAPTER I- THE PROBLEM...

  16. Gendar Bias

    Gender Differences in Academic Achievement Lashear C. Price Cleveland State University Author Note Lashear C. Price, Department of Psychology, Cleveland State University. Address Correspondence to: Lashear C. Price, Department of Psychology, Cleveland State University...

  17. Social Inequality

    gone. Unfortunately, one remnant of the 1970s still remains ' the educational achievement gap between black and white students. What does the data reveal? The most obvious pattern is the persistence of the black-white academic score gap, although the absolute numbers narrowed, in both math and reading...

  18. “Self Discipline in High School Influences Students Academic Abilities”

    DISCIPLINE IN HIGH SCHOOL INFLUENCES STUDENTS ACADEMIC ABILITIES” AN ACADEMIC RESEARCH PAPER SUBMITTED IN PARTIAL FUFILMENT OF THE COURSE WRITING 1002 INTRODUCTION One of the most keenly debated issues in American societies is whether the academic abilities of high school students are influenced...

  19. The English Language Learners

    language is other than English and their difficulties in understanding, reading, or writing English impair their opportunities for experiencing academic achievement in Englishonly classrooms and for participating fully in society (NCBE, 1996). Between the 1980 and 1990 national census reports, the number...

  20. Problem Solving Style

    PROBLEM – SOLVING STYLE AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IN MATHEMATICS AMONG STUDENTS AT THE HIGHER SECONDARY LEVEL INTRODUCTION Most educators agree that improving children’s mathematical problem solving abilities is an important goal. Their styles solving problems were quite different. Problem...

  21. school uniforms

    bring students together. There has been debate whether uniforms improve academic success while reducing affiliation of violence. There is opinion and study that indicate no correlation between school uniforms and academic achievement; however, there were come correlation between school uniforms and student...

  22. The Relationship Between Parenting Practices, Socioeconomic Status, and Ethnicity to the Academic Achievement of High School Students

    Running Head: ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IN RELATION TO PARENTING FACTORS The Relationship Between Parenting Practices, Socioeconomic Status, and Ethnicity to the Academic Achievement of High School Students Whitney N. Williams Baylor University   The Relationship Between Parenting Practices, Socioeconomic...

  23. Single Parent Homes and Academic Achievement

    | Single-Parent Homes | The Effect of Single-Parent Homes on Academic Achievement | | | Abstract Children from single parent homes are not as negatively impacted academically as some in the popular media suggest. The number of children living in single-parent homes has risen dramatically...

  24. Monogamous vs Polygamous Families

    COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT OF STUDENTS FROM MONOGAMOUS AND POLYGAMOUS FAMILIES IN OFFA, KWARA STATE. BY IGWESI, B. N. (MRS), Department of Educational Foundations, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. Abstract This study compared the academic achievement of students from monogamous...

  25. The Extent at Which Peer Group Affect Students Academic Performance

    Groups Affect Academic Performance Have you ever wondered about the extent to which peer groups affect academic performance? Make no mistake; a peer group can impact your child's academic performance significantly. However, to say that one's peer group is the most influential factor in academic performance...

  26. Cooperative Learning

    Wilson-Jones, L & Caston, M. (2003). Cooperative learning on academic achievement in elementary african american males. Journal of Psychology: Elementary African American Males 31(4), 280-283 Purpose: The purpose of this article was to explore the learning styles of elementary African American...

  27. Research Paper

    Dissertations 11-8-2010 Parental Absence and Academic Achievement in Immigrant Students Chrysalis L. Wright Florida International University, cwrig001@fiu.edu Recommended Citation Wright, Chrysalis L., "Parental Absence and Academic Achievement in Immigrant Students" (2010). FIU Electronic Theses...

  28. Technology and Academic Achievement

    Summary of "Technology and Academic Achievement" "Technology and Academic Achievement" by Les Foltos talks about the high cost of Technology in elementary and secondary schools throughout the country. It has reported that over $5 billion are invested in annually in educational technology. With...

  29. STUDY HABITS AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IN SCIENCE AMONG X STANDARD STUDENTS

    habits and academic Achievement in science among X standard students Dr.R.Sivakumar Assistant Professor Education Wing - DDE Annamalai University rsk_edutech@yahoo.co.in Abstract This article investigates the relationship between study habits and students’ academic achievement in science...

  30. Nursing Aptitude Test

    (N=227) with their aptitude and academic achievement in a tripartite model. A battery of tests called in the Assessment for Nursing Potential (ANP) composed of the (a) Nursing Quality Scale (NQS) with factors on caring, compassion, commitment and connectedness; (b) Achievement test; and (c) Aptitude test...