This paper employed a descriptive survey study of students’ academic performance in general english 1v (gse 221) of 2012/2013 academic session in the kwara state college of education (tech) lafiagi, nigeria two hundred and eighty-six students were sampled for the study profoma was used to collect data frequency count and. Results revealed that the major cause of the respondents’ poor academic performance in mathematics 1v was their negative attitudes towards mathematics this was confirmed by broussard & garrison (2004) on his study math enrichment and math trail approaches were effective interventions to poor academic performance in mathematics iv. Declining numbers of students of mathematics, science and technology, and face a poor gender balance in these disciplines we need to urgently address this issue as shortages of specialists in mathematics and related fields can affect the competitiveness of our economies and our efforts to overcome the financial and economic crisis i am. Ebscohost serves thousands of libraries with premium essays, articles and other content including factors contributing to poor performance in kenya certificate of primary education in public day primary schools in mwimbi division, maara district, kenya get access to over 12 million other. Teacher gender and student performance in mathematics evidence from catalonia (spain) this paper analyses the impact of teacher gender towards students’ test results in a blinded math test administered to students in catalonia (spain) the data for this analysis are drawn from a sample of secondary school students who participated in. A proﬁle of student performance in mathematics introduction36 the pisa approach to assessing mathematics performance37 • how mathematics is. Factors affecting mathematics performance of laboratory high school students at laguna state polytechnic university academic year 2009-2010 a researchbr. Math anxiety: the poor problem solving factor in school mathematics dr ranjan das, gunendra chandra das assistant professor, arya vidyapeeth college, guwahati, assam, india assistant professor, assam down town university guwahati, assam, india abstract- math anxiety indicates psychologically a negative mind-set.
There are many causes for poor performance generally causes that are more specific to mathematics are: social acceptability celebrities often claim publicly - and proudly - that they were useless at mathematics at school few would be as proud about being useless at reading poor teaching until. The relationship between mathematics grades and the academic performance of the accounting students' department (a case study on accounting department students at al-zaytoonah university of jordan) osama shabanᵅ∗ ᵅassociate professor, amman-11733-jordan, tel:+962-798793473, fax:+962-6429432 abstract the aim of. Investigation into the causes of poor academic performance in mathematics among nigerian undergraduate students yusuf feyisara zakariya1,, emmanuel folorunso bamidele2 1department of science education, ahmadu bello university, zaria, nigeria. Low performance in mathematics may be dealt with [13 special instructions and programs designed to meet the special or additional needs of individual’s for developing essential mathematical skills teachers of mathematics are also not satisfied with the performance of the students in the mathematics low achievement in mathematics.
Us, poor mathematics performance tn the us cuts across cultural groups individuals do not learn things in a vacuum rather, learning occurs in a social context as a result, for many students to experience success in mathematics, it needs to be deeply embedded in their everyday experiences instead of surface connections, teachers. Mathematics learning performance and mathematics learning difficulties in china ningning zhao promotor: prof dr martin valcke co-promoter: prof dr annemie desoete proefschrift ingediend tot het behalen van de academische graad van doctor in de pedagogische wetenschappen 2011 this phd research project was funded by ghent. Secondary school mathematics as determinant of academic performance in university introductory physics b ello theodora olufunke (phd) and ariyo banke deborah institute of education, obafemi awolowo university, ile-ife, nigeria e-mail of the corresponding author: [email protected] abstract the study determined the relationship between performance in secondary school mathematics.
Mathematics: attitude and performance 1 the impact of an attitude toward mathematics on mathematics performance a thesis presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for. Teachers improve student performance math editor's picks: view all resources national math advisory panel: the president created this panel to provide advice on the best use of scientifically based research on the teaching and learning of math go critical foundations for algebra: a multimedia presentation of essential.
Poor mathematics performance of south african students point towards poor mathematics foundation of young children nosisi n feza (phd) human sciences research council. This free education essay on causes of low performance of students in mathematics is perfect for education students to use as an example. Causes of poor performance in mathematics from teachers, parents and student’s perspective the current study was particularly designed to know the underlying causes behind low achievement in mathematics by covering the perception of teachers, parents and students district faisalabad (n=600) was chosen as the population of the study.
The centre for development and enterprise has found that approximately 90% of high schools in south africa are still failing to meet the minimum performance standards required for a tertiary education in mathematics and science. Teachers’ teaching experience and academic performance in mathematics and english language in public secondary schools in ogun state, nigeria international journal of humanities social sciences and education (ijhsse) page | 125.
Minister of education ronald thwaites said the recent decline in performance in mathematics in the grade six achievement test (gsat) points to maths educators' continued challenge with teaching the subject to studentsperformance in. University of massachusetts amherst [email protected] amherst open access dissertations 5-2010 the effects of gosolve word problems math intervention on applied problem solving skills of. Students' poor performance in national examination remains a major concern worldwide and kenya in particular teachers, students, parents, curriculum developers and the public have tended to blame one another for the poor performance in mathematics at secondary school level.
A survey of factors responsible for students' poor performance in mathematics in senior secondary school certificate examination (ssce) in idah local government area of kogi state, nigeria. The self-worth theory of achievement motivation holds that in situations in which poor performance is likely to reveal low ability, certain students (known as self-worth protective students) intentionally withdraw effort in order to avoid the negative implications of poor performance in terms of damage to self-worth in this study. This study aims to disentangle the complex relationships among student attributes, school context, and student performance in mathematics and science in trinidad and tobago, using the pisa 2009 data.