normal classroom, students learn much better whenever they are actively involved. However, most teachers experience great disappointment when students’ performance contradicts teacher’s expectations.
The success of every class is a joint responsibility of the teacher and the student. The possibility...
Academic pressure - too
much to handle
What is “Academic Pressure”?
Effect of academic pressure on
Positive effect of academic pressure
Causes of academic pressure.
Ways to reduce Academic Pressure
EFFECTS OF HAVING A BROKEN FAMILY ON THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE
OF THE 4TH YEAR STUDENTS OF OUR LADY OF PEACE SCHOOL
FOR THE S.Y. 2012-2013
A Thesis Presented to
The Faculty of High School Department
Our Lady of Peace School
Have you, or someone you may know, ever been a victim of stereotyping? Stereotypes present a considerable role in today’s society and especially in academic institutions. According to the Webster’s Dictionary, stereotyping is defined as a fixed conventional notion or conception of an individual or a group...
LONG VACANT HOURS IN THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF MARITIME STUDENTS
Background of the study
What is a vacant hour? Vacant hour is a time for students to rest in his free time or to study his lessons for the next class but sometimes these vacant hours can lead students not to attend their class...
dyslexia and the problems students have who are diagnosed with it. Teaching methods and their effectiveness in assisting students with dyslexia related to academic achievement will be the focus. Dyslexia is a common road block in today’s classroom providing both teachers and students with frustration in the...
Peer Pressure Affects Academic Performance of Second Year Students
Academic performance of second year students
To know how academic performance among second year high school students is being affected by peer pressure...
hands of the wrong person making it very harmful , and causing substance abuse. The cause for substance abuse can be for many reasons, it could be for health reasons, for curiosity, peer pressure anything could cause substance abuse. Substance abuse isn’t only for one type of person, or one age range...
it as a condition which requires intervention. Extensive studies and research into the causes, effects and treatments of depression are now able to provide more insight on the mental and social factors that cause our youth to suffer from depression and what triggers the adolescent to contemplate suicide...
Running Head: EXPECTATION AND PERFORMACE
The Relationship between Expectations and Academic Performance
University of Florida
Research indicates that self-efficacy (or one’s perceived competence on challenging tasks) serves as a predictor of future achievement. The following...
living within the society and to progress to higher education (Federal Government of Nigeria, 2004).
The school at this level is established so that students can learn in order to be able to transmit knowledge from one generation to another for the continuity and well-being of the society.
math formula known universally today as “Body Mass Index”. Physicians base major diagnosis on exorbitant weight and fat tissue presence. The disease causes are labyrinth mix of hereditary factors which, if left un-treated increase the probability the fat will not subside in adult years. [DeWitt 2] This...
Students in the classroom are introduced to varied teaching techniques and strategies. Their needs are responded by the teacher to make the teaching and learning process effective. They are exposed to different activities to make their learning efficient and effective. As a whole, students’ performance...
College can be difficult for some students. To support this idea, there are a lot of cases that students dropping out from colleges or being expelled. There are causes that lead to this issue. Most of the students who perform badly in classroom contribute to this issue and there are reasons why this...
THE CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF SLEEP DEPRIVATION AMONG STUDENTS
Did you wake up this morning feeling more tired than you did when you went to bed? If so, something is disturbing your sleep. However, do you know what it is? This problem is nothing new and yet more and more students suffer from sleep deprivation...
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 between the years 1971...
Deprivation in Adolescents and Students, 2001.
The effects of sleep deprivation caused by modern society.
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Paper deals with sleep deprivation in America?s youth and students. Sleep is defined and the process...
undergraduate students considered working as one of their fundamental responsibility. Most of them strive to meet multiple and simultaneous demands of school roles, work, and as a member of the family. Thus, managing work and academics is one of the most challenging and difficult role of a working student. Initially...
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COVER LETTERS FOR ACADEMIC JOB APPLICATIONS
A cover letter must accompany any application you submit for an academic job. The purpose of a cover letter, also sometimes called a letter of application, is to introduce yourself...
ETHICS IN AN ACADEMIC ENVIRONMENT
Ethics in an academic environment
Ethics in an academic environment
The dire need to encourage a system of conducting and regulating academic activities as a way of maintaining high level professionalism with...
mortality, workplace injuries, STDs, IPV, rape, robbery, and severe violence towards children” (Jernigan). Public heath deals with many other issues that cause burdens to individuals and society alike such as obesity and gun use. Over the past several months, headlines in the news have been echoing “Chocolate...
presidents of these colleges and Universities to start giving up some revenue to the real people who deserve it. So let’s start working on keeping these student athletes in school until they graduate, by helping them earn some extra money. I want to see the college athletes in revenue generating sports get...
Facts About Teen Suicide: Causes of Teenage Suicide
Suicide is the third leading cause of death for teenagers especially between ages 15 to 19. Though teen suicides are more like an impulsive act lacking maturity, there is no way you can justify people around them who fail to notice or downplay their...
College Students' Academic Stress
College life is full of new experiences, challenges, and a lot of anxieties. Going to college might be very exciting; making new friends and being independent is the best part. On the other hand, it is time to get adjusted to a new lifestyle, with responsibilities...
accountable for the academic achievements of the students as funds are being supplied to the states for this purpose. This law requires quality teaching by highly qualified teachers and yearly assessment of student progress in English, mathematics and science skills. The progress of the students needs to be...
communication, for entertainment, and for academic purposes. Too much social media greatly affects perceptions on the following: academic works, interpersonal relationship, and sensitivity to violence.
Social media has made studying more convenient. Students nowadays are fond of using Google, Yahoo...
The Sleep Effect on College Students’ Academic Achievement
Many College Students are sleep deprived; their functioning in school isn’t effected enough due to the tardiness which affects the grades and social life. Researchers have found that loss of sleep is linked to disorganization...
Writing The Essay in the IELTS Academic Task 2 Writing
1 The Introduction
First of all, don't repeat any part of the question in your introduction. This is not your own work and therefore will be disregarded by the examiner and deducted from the word count. You can use individual words but be careful...
Cause and Effect Essay
Marijuana can be found on every college campus in Canada and is the drug of choice coming in right behind alcohol. The Department of Justice Canada conducted a survey and found that, “almost one-third (29%) of college students had reported using marijuana during the previous...
Average (CGPA) is used to measure a person’s ability to perform in the job sector. It is also used to indicate a person’s merit. But most of the time students resort to cramming up all the stuff and it helps them to manage good grades. This person may not work as expected in reality. On the other hand a...
Photocopy or Electronic Copy of Your Assignments: You may need to re-submit assignments if your mentor has indicated that you may or must do so.
Academic: All work submitted in each course must be the Learner’s own. This includes all assignments, exams, term papers, and other projects required by the...
FACTORS AFFECTING ACADEMIC PERFORMANCES OF UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS AT ALABEL NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
MRS. TERESA LEILANI M. OLAYBAL
ALABEL SARANGANI PROVINCE
In the Partial Fulfillment
Of the Requirements for Fourth-Year English
Fitchburg State College
There are plenty of mediocre teachers in schools today and in many cases their performance will never be addressed. Until the institutional deficiencies are improved, one cannot hope to see much change. The scarcity of supervisors to...
SOCIAL NETWORK AND ITS EFFECT ON POOR STUDENTS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE
Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram are the example famous social network that becomes the best choice among the students, especially university students. Social network can defines as site of grouping of individuals into specific...
failure from going to school. It cannot be denied that every now and then, students may miss some school activities and lessons. But it becomes a problem if the student will be away from school for many days.
Chronic absentee students are placed at a disadvantage both socially and academically. They miss...
Missing Happiness in the Lives of Today's Students
Being a student can be the most exhilarating time of your life. New friends, new places, new challenges can all add up to a huge buzz. But all those things can also make student life seem a total nightmare. Financial worries, debt, exam...
Factors Affecting Academic Performance
For students it is natural to be curious about the factors that influence their performance in school. Many researchers have investigated on this matter such the studies of Sum and Fogg (1991) investigating on family income and Zappal, G. and B. Parker (2000)...
1.1 presents the percentage distribution on the perception of the Zamboanga Del Sur high school teachers, towards the causes and effects of bullying to the life of Filipino students, teachers and parents in terms of their educational attainment.
The table shows that out of thirty (30) respondents,...
April 12, 2012
The Effect of Nutrition and Fitness on Academic Performance
The health and overall fitness of adolescents and students has taken a radical turn in the most recent decades. Each year the overall body mass index of this particular group of individuals...
Academics are a major stress causer for many college students and often lead to more serious health issues. Most students perceive college to be a place where getting good grades is a must and anything less than perfect is bad. This is certainly not true of all colleges, but all too often it becomes...
Maximum Performance Plan
Maximum Performance Plan
With the technological advances we have made there are so many options when it comes to cell phone providers, plans, and features. For some...
Topic: #1 Self esteem and academic success
Part A: Correlational Study
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...
RUNNING HEAD: Socio-economic Status and Student Achievement
Socio-economic Status and Student Achievement
University of Phoenix
Socio-economic Status and Student Achievement
In 1965, the United States government enacted the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), which...
Brief Overview of Student
The subject of this report is Eric, a 5th grade student in a suburban elementary school. Eric is in a general education classroom, however he exhibits extremely poor-handwriting, which has negatively impacted his academic performance in school, and his ability to keep up with...
Laziness: A behavior that can cause problems in college
Procrastinators meet… Tomorrow! This is a sentiment shared by procrastinators alike. To merely postpone doing something is not procrastination, rather, regularly practicing postponing, qualifies the behavior of procrastination. Idleness...
ASSESSMENT OF THE EFFECTS OF REINFORCEMENT ON STUDENT’S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN OYIGBO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF RIVERS STATE.
BUSARI ATINUKE RASHIDAT
Department of Educational Psychology, Guidance and Counselling
Faculty of Education
created more efficient and less tedious educational objective which the teacher, student and parents would have found more focused and easy to handle. The Higher secondary level should have been used as a stepping stone for students pursuing higher education according to their capabilities and talents. Admission...
English Lit. – Period 8
The Successful Student
Some people never learn effective study habits in high school. Thus, they may struggle through college and the rest of their life. A student should figure out how he studies the best; many people cannot create a quality...
ADHD and it Effects on Academic Performance
ADHD and How it Impacts Academic Performance
ADHD is probably one of the most common disorders diagnosed in children. ADHD is short for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. It is...
By: Sandra Corpas Velasquez
* Academic articles
1. Title: Nothing works!' A case study using cognitive-behavioral interventions to engage parents, educators, and children in the management of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
Author: Levine, Eva S., Anshel, Daphne J.
MP in philosophy
STUDENT NUTRITION PATTERNS: HOW DIET IMPACTS THE EDUCATIONAL PROCESS? UKMA CASE
Name: Tyshchenko Igor
MP in: philosophy
Date of publication: April 2010
Title: Student nutrition patterns: how diet impacts the educational process...
results effectively. Thirdly, the individuals whose behaviors are being controlled must have significant influence on the results in the desired performance dimensions.
b) Do these conditions apply in universities? Discuss.
Condition applied in universities: 1) Decentralization: The University is a...
agencies and states accountable for improving the quality of education for all students. The reform was created to identify and transform low-performing schools that have failed to provide a high quality education to their students into successful, high-performing schools. The No Child Left Behind Act was...
are directly involved in the prediction of behavior, implicit and explicit. Implicit motives are spontaneous impulses to act, also known as task performances, and are aroused through incentives inherent to the task. Explicit motives are expressed through deliberate choices and more often stimulated for...
examined the sleep quality with academic performance with university students, whether it is complete sleep deprivation or poor sleep quality. This study was to determine if lack of sleep or having poor sleep value in non-demoralized college students were related to the low academic routine. The author’s expectations...
Suicide in Medical Students
Medical students have always had the dream of becoming a doctor – finishing school, driving a Mercedes-Benz, wearing the white jacket with a stethoscope around one’s neck. This is how society pictures these medical students after they finish medical school. However, the...
its introduction into the academic literature in 1995, stereotype threat has become one of the most widely studied topics in the field of social psychology.
Stereotype threat is a potential contributing factor to long-standing racial and gender gaps in academic performance. However, it may occur whenever...
wrong and they must fear future punishments.
In my opinion, rewards and punishments should be used to motivate students’ learning according to their needs and personalities of the students. Rewards and punishments have immediate effects and it can be used to reinforce behaviours. Yet, rewards and punishments...
Sleep Deprivation of college students
It is 11:30 in the morning and the lecture started half an hour ago. The classroom is still half empty. Although half of the class is here, they don’t look like awake. Most of them look like zombies. The above scenario is a common condition taken place in colleges...
Stereotyping Students: Improving Academic Performance Through Stereotypes
This paper will examine how the impact that stereotypes have depends entirely on the connotation that they are used with. Drawing on several essays discussing the consequences of stereotypes this essay shows the relationship...