Influence of parenting styles on academic performance of adolescents in secondary schools: a case of manyatta constituency, embu county by esther wawira munyi. This paper investigates the influence of parenting styles on the students’ academic achievement in junior secondary schools in ogun state, nigeria boost to academic performance from the foregoing, the importance of positive “parenting style and students academic achievement questionnaire (pssaaq). Academic performance is the background and key of one’s student to a good future, it is very important for a student to perform highly in class which results in satisfying records that is being evaluated by companies and hospitals. Parenting style and adolescents’ school performance in mainland china yanrong kang wittenberg university, ohio, usa parenting styles and adolescents’ academic performance parenting styles were measured using the s paq (buri, fathers’ parenting on any school performance measures.
Abstract this study examines the effect of parenting styles on the academic performance of children it looks at parenting styles and children’s outcome, ethnic groups and parenting styles, family structure and parenting styles, and parenting styles and academic performance. This research will help us to understand the influence of family patterns on the academic performance and truancy among students and also if single-parenting causes academic failure and truancy in students. Child parent conflict and academic performance child-parent conflict and academic performance introduction education and family plays a major role in the psychological development of a childparent- child relationships are unique, but vary in complexity (barber, 1994) however, the universal element among all relationships is conflictchild-parent conflict is defined as a struggle, or trial.
Authoritative parenting and the relationship to academic achievement was the prime focus of this study the research questions of this study addressed what parenting behaviors do urban middle and high school students identify as influential on their current academic performance and did the identified parenting. Education research international is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that considers scholarly, research-based articles on all aspects of education in other words, parents adopt strategies based on their children’s academic performance [4, 8] the longitudinal factor structure of parent involvement and its impact on academic. 2 research methodology in this study a linear model of graduate student performance was designed graduate student academic performance was taken as a dependent variable and gender, age, faculty of study, schooling, father/guardian social economic status, residential area, medium of schooling, tuition, study hour and accommodation as an independent variables. Measure the effects of single-parenthood on the academic performance of students, the questionnaire contained the following items: name of the respondents, name of the school of each respondent, age, sex, religion and the type or kind of family structure.
Parenting in terms of care and overprotection heavily influences adolescents’ academic performance overprotective parents will lead to the adolescents’ not trying as hard in a lower level of education, while caring parents will lead to adolescents’ trying harder in a normal level of education. However, the academic performance of secondary school students depends on parenting styles among other conditions that is, parents being responsive (supportive and warm), demanding. The hilltop review volume 5 issue 1fall 2011 article 4 december 2011 academic achievement of children in single parent homes: a critical review mark s barajas. One reason of such insignificant relationship between parenting styles and academic performance may that there are some other individual variables that mediate or strengthen the relationship of parenting styles and academic performance (fang et al 2003 gonzalez et al 2002) other reason of such insignificant relationship may be due to the.
Parenting involvement is a catch-all term for many different activities including at ‘home,’ good parenting, helping with home work, talking to teachers, attending school functions, through to taking part in school governance. Single parenting and children’s academic achievement and a single parent are at greater risk of poor academic performance and other negative child development outcomes than children from single-parent homes with higher incomes and fewer siblings  thiessen, sarah (1997) effects of single parenting on adolescent academic. Academic performance, there is still a gap in our knowledge of the relationship of parents’ level of education in relation to academic performance moreover, the mechanisms for understanding the influence of parents.
2 responses to “how parenting practices affect school achievement” francis sabutey november 24th, 2016 parenting is one of the fundamental keys that boosts the academic performance of students research has already proven that parents who are actively involved in the education of their children perform better than those that are not. Parenting styles have consistently been shown to relate to various outcomes such as youth psychopathology, behavior problems, and academic performance building on the research in the parenting style literature, along with examining components of self-determination theory, the present study examined. The study investigated the influence of single-parenting on the psychological well-being and academic performance of adolescents in lagos, nigeria the purpose of this study was to evaluate the growing. Academic performance of pupils from single parent homes and those from two parent homes the main conclusion drawn from this study is that single parenting has negative impact on a child’s.
Parents’ parenting styles and academic achievement of underachievers and high achievers at middle school level performance of the students in school (2007) discussed the relationship between parenting and academic success, the highest indicator of children’s academic success from one grade to another proved to be previous academic. That this parenting style had influence on academic performance (r = 76, p 05) efobil and nwokolo (2011) showed that authoritative parenting style is more common among parents than other methods of parenting. Based on the findings of this study, the first hypothesis raised, which states that, there is no significant difference between the academic performance or achievement of adolescent students from single parenting homes and those from intact parenting homes.