Free Essays on Academic Achievement

  1. Academic Achievement essay

    Academic achievement or (academic) performance is the outcome of education — the extent to which a student, teacher or institution has achieved their educational goals. Academic achievement is commonly measured by examinations or continuous assessment but there is no general agreement on how it is...

  2. Academic Achievements

    Chapter I THE PROBLEM AND ITS BACKGROUND In every student’s life, academic excellence as well as co-curricular involvement is very essential. The two aspects would help them attain their goal of being part of the honor roll. Balancing these two is one of the problems honor students of today are facing...

  3. Academic Achievement

    Class Size and Academic Achievement Name: DABHI KRISHNA KANAKSINH ID: 16241196 ENGLISH LANGUAGE BRIDGING COURSE The question of “class size and academic performance” has generated a strong debate among academics stakeholders, teachers, administrators, parents and as well as researchers...

  4. 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...

  5. Academic Achievements

    confused and pressured. Academic achievements are products of a student’s academic ability or capacity. Academic achievements are given at the end of the school year during recognitions/graduations. They signify a great accomplishment. It is an advantage to gain achievements of this kind because they...

  6. 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...

  7. The Relationship Between Expectations and Academic Performance

    PERFORMACE The Relationship between Expectations and Academic Performance Chris Nelson University of Florida   Abstract Research indicates that self-efficacy (or one’s perceived competence on challenging tasks) serves as a predictor of future achievement. The following two studies investigate self-efficacy...

  8. 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...

  9. Students' Academic Achievement

    Dr. Sreethi Nair Course Code: PSY201 Section 1 Group 8 Spring 2011/2012 semester Students’ Academic Achievement Students’ Academic Achievement ACHIEVEMENT ACHIEVEMENT Table of Contents INTRODUCTION 3 Methodology: 4 Hypothesis: 4 Review of literature: 5 Evaluation...

  10. Academic Achievement - Document

    Introduction: Academic Achievement is the most important skill in every student’s life. It helps us to discover more about the theories and certain known facts and also to develop our personal growth. Academic study is a way of exploring, addressing and expressing ideas and a way of communicating...

  11. Impact Of Using Multimedia On Students Academic Achievement

    out the impact of using multimedia on students’ academic achievement in the College of Education at King Saud University. This study’s effort is to answer the following questions: • What is the impact of using multimedia on students’ academic achievement in the “computer & its use in education” curriculum...

  12. 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...

  13. Academic Motivation : Mediating Variable between Parenting Style and Academic Achievement

    however not all parents are successful in this. When parents have a good way of handling their child, it can possibly boost a child’s academic motivation and academic achievement. However, not all parents may exercise the proper approach when handling their children, this is because parents may differ in punishing...

  14. Self Esteem and Academic Success

    Topic: #1 Self esteem and academic success Part A: Correlational Study 1a. This correlational study aims at finding the correlation between self esteem and academic success. Therefore, self esteem and academic success will be the variables of the study. As it is abstract or may have multiple meanings...

  15. “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...

  16. 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...

  17. Effects of Overstressing Academic Achievements

    READING JOURNAL 2 TITLE: Losing Our Moral Compass: The Negative Effects of Overstressing Academic Achievement by Kalman Heller TSL 012 COLLEGE READING MOHD SUFI AMIN BIN SALMEE 2012228174 MPI020 2D For MISS EMY SYAFIKAH BINTI NORDIN FACULTY OF EDUCATION SUMMARY: Based on the article...

  18. Effects of Interscholastic Sports on Academic Achievement

    SPORTS ON PARTICIPANT'S ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT. Function of Interscholastic Sports and Their Effect on Participant's Academic Achievement.   Function of Interscholastic Sports and Their Effect On Academic Achievement While the first account of humans engaged in learning...

  19. Parenting Styles influence Academic Achievement

     PERCEIVED PARENTING STYLES: ON CHILDREN’S ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AND ACADEMIC MOTIVATION ___________ A Research Proposal Presented To The Faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences University of San Carlos Cebu City, Philippines ____________________ In Partial Fulfillment Of the Requirements...

  20. Academic Achievement

    classes influence greatly academic achievement. This issue is controversial and attracts many debates. Many people believe that boys and girls influence well each other, giving rise to good behaviour and maturity. However, studying separately boys and girls show better academic results. Firstly, boys...

  21. Academic Achievement

    1 Text 1-1 1.1 1.2 Academic Achievement This unit will help you: use your prior knowledge to help you understand what you are reading; practice reading for a specific purpose; make decisions about the relevance of a text in terms of reading purpose; read selectively in order to use appropriate...

  22. 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...

  23. To What Extent Are Schools Responsible for Educational Achievement?

    educational achievement. In order to determine how and why some children succeed where others don’t, this essay will discuss sociological research on the consequences of labeling and self-fulfilling prophecy within the school environment and how these aspects affect academic achievement. Factors within...

  24. 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...

  25. 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...

  26. 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...

  27. Effects of Physical Education on Academic Achievement.

    and the children are suffering. This systematic review was implemented to examine the positive or negative effects of physical education on academic achievement and self esteem. Varieties of study designs were used. Out of the 9 articles included, three were systematic reviews (Donnelly & Lambourne...

  28. the Relationship between physical fitness and academics

    Literature Review of the Relationship between Physical Fitness and Academics The literature reviewed in this article was based on the question, “Does physical fitness have an impact on academics?” The articles used different types of testing on the students whom are active and inactive. The objective...

  29. Effect of Social Opportunity and Anxiety on Academic Achievement

    Agarwal P 2005 – A study of the effect of social opportunity and Anxiety on Academic Achievement and level of aspiration of secondary class science students Ph.D. Ed. Garhwal University ( Unpublished ) Bhargava Sunita 1992 – Achievement Motivation and creativity in relation to locus of control of socio-culturally...

  30. Physical Fitness and Academic Achievement

    learning (Scheuer, 2003). There have been case studies that show a relationship between exercise and academic achievement. With this correlation between exercise and the brain, and exercise and academic achievement, is it worth the cost to incorporate a physical fitness program into school curriculums across...