INFLUENCE OF PARENTAL BACKGROUND ON THE EDUCATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT OF STUDENTS IN OSOGBO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

PROJECT INFORMATION

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TABLE OF CONTENT

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TITLE PAGE                                                                                                            i                                                                                                    

CERTIFICATION                                                                                                     ii

DEDICATION                                                                                                           iii

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT                                                                                         iv

TABLE OF CONTENT                                                                                             v

LIST OF TABLES                                                                                                     vii

ABSTRACT                                                                                                               viii

CHAPTER ONE – INTRODUCTION                                                                     1

1.1       BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY                                                             1

1.2       STATEMENT OF RESEARCH PROBLEM                                                            5

1.3       STATEMENT OF RESEARCH QUESTIONS                                            6

1.4       PURPOSE OF THE STUDY                                                                         6

1.5       SCOPE OF THE STUDY                                                                              6

1.6       SIGNIFICANCE OF THE STUDY                                                               7

1.7       HYPOTHESES                                                                                              7

CHAPTER TWO - LITERATURE REVIEW                                                          8

2.1       THE INFLUENCE OF SOCIAL BACKGROUND ON

CHILD’S EDUCATION                                                                               9

2.2       THE INFLUENCE OF RELIGIOUS AND CULTURAL

BACKGROUND ON STUDENT’S EDUCATION                                                13

2.3       PARENTS’ ECONOMIC STATUS AND THE STUDENTS’

EDUCATION                                                                                                            17

2.4       POLITICAL INFLUENCE AND STUDENTS’ EDUCATION                 18

2.5       FAMILY STRUCTURE                                                                                19

CHAPTER THREE - RESEARCH METHODOLOGY                                          21

3.1       RESEARCH DESIGN                                                                                              21

3.2       POPULATION AND SAMPLING TECHNIQUE                                                  21

3.3       INSTRUMENTATION                                                                                             22

3.4       METHODS OF DATA ANALYSIS                                                                         22

CHAPTER FOUR - RESULTS AND DISCUSSIONS                                                       23

4.1       BACKGROUND INFORMATION OF THE STUDENTS                         23

4.2       INFLUENCE OF PARENTAL BACKGROUND ON

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS OF STUDENTS                                      26

CHAPTER FIVE - SUMMARY, CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS

5.1       SUMMARY OF FINDINGS                                                                        34

5.2       CONCLUSIONS                                                                                           35

5.3.      RECOMMENDATIONS                                                                              35

REFERENCES                                                                                                         36

APPENDIX                                                                                                                37