All Schools in the State must be properly fenced to provide some degree of security to staff and children while they are within the school premises. Ann Afr Med 6: 99-103. In a study jointly carried out by the Federal Government of Nigeria, UNICEF and UNESCO in 1977 to monitor the learning achievement of primary school pupils throughout the Federation, it was shown that most of the private schools had means in the three areas tested higher than the national means and that of their public counterpart. Federal Ministry of Education, Abuja, Nigeria 1-32. (X2= 46.22, P= 0.001). Security has become a major issue in school health care. Children will also suffer from cuts and bruises when they play around the piles of rubbish and hence must be discouraged. Still fresh in our memory is the abducted Chibok girls. IV, No. It addressed the following: Section A: Socio-economic and Demographic characteristics such as age, sex, marital status, highest educational qualification and length of time as a Head Teacher. The Physical School Environment: An essential component of a Health- Promoting school. Link: WHO. ] + 0.84 × √ [ MathType@MTEF@5@5@+=feaaguart1ev2aaatCvAUfeBSjuyZL2yd9gzLbvyNv2CaerbuLwBLnhiov2DGi1BTfMBaeXatLxBI9gBaerbd9wDYLwzYbItLDharqqtubsr4rNCHbGeaGqk0Jf9crFfpeea0xh9v8qiW7rqqrFfpeea0xe9Lq=Jc9vqaqpepm0xbba9pwe9Q8fs0=yqaqpepae9pg0FirpepeKkFr0xfr=xfr=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@7216@, Thus, a minimum sample size of 153 Head Teachers is required per group. The State has Twenty (20) Local Government Areas (LGA). 5th Ed. An insufficient toilet/pupil ratio contributes to overuse, filthy conditions and a consequent return to open defecation around schools, or absenteeism in order to use a home toilet [31]. Falls and injury within school grounds can occur as a result of poorly maintained schools or poor construction management. ALL authors read and approved the final manuscript. However, correcting for possible 10% Non-responses, Incompletely filled questionnaires and other unforeseen problems with Data collection, n=n/ (1-f). The differences in these findings were statistically significant. P Link: Federal Ministry of Education Nigeria (2006). This study examined differences between two groups of Senior Secondary three (SS III) students from public school (n1 = 90) and private school (n2 = 90) on a number of these accountability indicators. Link: WHO. This was a statistically significant finding. 1− This is contrast to the schools studied in Rivers where 25% were dilapidated but 50% had strong walls and roofs. 5 0 obj Human excreta are the biggest source of disease producing organisms including parasites, bacteria and viruses. This was acceptable as the Universal Basic Education (UBE) strategic plan had stipulated that clean water supply should be within 500 meters of the school [21]. The section served to augment the main Instrument that was used to assess Practice of School Health within the Schools which was the Observational Checklist. It is bounded in the north by Oyo and Osun States, in the east by Ondo State, in the west by the Republic of Benin which makes it an access route to the expansive market of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and in the south by Lagos State and the Atlantic Ocean. Separate facilities for girls can reduce dropout rates during or before menses [9]. The study was guided by … OEA conceived the study theme, participated in the study design, supervised data collection and prepared the final manuscript. 0.404 ( Stud Fam Plann 29: 167-184. The Rivers study reported 85% with good lighting and 60% of the schools there with intact ceiling. Primary school fencing and gates serve two principal purposes, namely preventing the unauthorized departure of children and keeping out people seen as a threat to young children [34]. The physical school environment encompasses the school building and all its contents including physical structures, infrastructure, furniture and the use and presence of chemicals and biological agents; the site on which a school is located and the surrounding environment including air, water and materials with which children may come into contact, as well as nearby land uses, roadways and other hazards [1]. Link: Oseji M, Okolo A (2011) School Health Services and Millennium Development Goals. employed by Public and Private School English Language Teachers Nauman A. Abdullah. Omisore AG(1), Omisore B, Adelekan B, … It has three (3) Senatorial Districts and is divided into four (4) geo-political zones. Huge piles of waste will constitute an environmental nuisance. Information Services Division. 2. Thus, theirs is a study of how well private and public school students have learned the brand of math taught in the public schools. 40, No. This section gave insight into the Respondents’ socio-economic and demographic background. This study found pupils sitting on the floor in 27% of the schools in the study population. Pupils were completely seated in 83% of schools studied. The main ethnic groups of the State are Egbas, Ijebus, Remos, Yewas, Eguns and Aworis. This is a comprehensive study to compare the performance, achievements and effectiveness of government versus private primary schools in rural areas of Azad Jammu & Kashmir. This study was therefore designed to assess the school environmental health services in both private and public primary schools in Ogun state Nigeria. Link: Agbo HA, Envuladu EA, Adah UG, Zoakah AI (2012) An Assessment of Toilet Facilities in Secondary Schools in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State. Ogun State consists of three (3) Senatorial Districts. A comparative study of the effects of the pandemic across six countries, including The UK, Australia, Belgium, Cyprus, Ireland and The Netherlands. It was the main Instrument that evaluated the Practice of School Health Programme as it checked the presence or absence of School Health Programme activities as witnessed within the Schools. The sample consisted of 120 Secondary school going students in Jalgaon city. Link: (2006) Federal Ministry of Education, Nigeria. Those who declined from the study were politely dismissed. The Socio-demographic Characteristics of the respondents is as shown in table 1. Link: Alex-Hart BA, Akani NA (2008) An Evaluation of the Health Status of the School Environment in Public Primary Schools in Bonny Local Government Area, Rivers State. The Public Schools use this significantly more than the Private Schools. Material and Methods 150 students, between the ages of 7 and 11, participating in physical education classes offered two hours/week throughout the school … Written informed consent was obtained from all the participants after study objectives were explained to them. School entry was made by approaching the Head Teacher and the Project carefully explained to them. Abdullah, Nauman A. To check the performance of both public and private schools, a survey was conducted through questionnaires for four stakeholders, … Link: Pilliteri SP. A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF QUALITY OF EDUCATION IN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECONDARY SCHOOLS OF PUNJAB By MUHAMMAD IMRAN (04-arid-26) A thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Abstract This was a comparative research project to study classroom management strategies . A prevalence of 40.4% of Private Schools compared to 31.0% of Public Schools [14] was used to estimate the sample size using the formula for comparative study proportions between two groups [15]. Data was summarized with proportions and means and presented using frequency tables. These studies are in contrast to the one that reported an abysmal 2.2% of schools with good lightning and poor ceiling of its buildings [19]. Studies in Kenya [27] and Ethiopia [28] have reported that toilet differentiation can lead to more school attendance by girls especially if they are clean, safe, secure and private. Floors were worn out, broken and dusty in 31.7% and 10.6% Public and Private Schools respectively. Open dumping provides excellent breeding sites for flies, rodents and reptiles. N =   A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF STUDENT ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE IN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN ONDO STATE CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background to the study Learning has been so much associated with the school that some people almost think that learning goes on only in schools. World Health Organisation India. ‘Job satisfaction’ refers to the attitudes and feelings people have about their work. 3. stream Others studies reported absence of hand washing soaps in the schools [18-22]. Children in these schools would find learning difficult and uninteresting. ) Teachers too would be very frustrated and would do very little effective teaching. Observational Checklist was essentially used to measure Practice of School Environmental Health Programmes in the Schools. Subscribe to our articles alerts and stay tuned. ) + This study was designed to collect baseline data of stress-level among Bangladeshi students, which we believe will form the basis for further in depth studies. Afr Health 18: 22-23. The study is a sharp contrast to that in the Schools in the Bloomberg Health District of London where 75-78% had soap and water for hand washing [24]. Data was collected over a three (3) month period. ] This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. 1−0.404 About half of the respondents in both groups in Public and Private Schools respectively use a bore hole or a mono pump as their source of water supply. They took few Significantly more of the Public and Private Schools respectively had their water source >200meters outside the School (X2=10.982, P=0.004). 186, P= 0.001). Similar study in Edo State showed that 40% of the schools studied have functional toilets and was distributed as 13% Public Schools and 87% Private Schools [14]. The Observational Checklist was adapted from the School Health Programme Evaluation Scale1 by Nwadiulo et al., and the Federal Ministry of Education’s Sanitary Inspection Form. Several studies have been conducted in all over the world to compare the various features of public and private schools. There is the need for patrol teams to inspect and monitor the activities of the schools in the state in Nigeria and other developing countries. Again 9% of the schools in this study had a safety patrol team and 66% of this were Private Schools. Thus a total of 360 Head Teachers were studied. Methods: The study was a comparative cross-sectional survey of Private and Public Primary Schools in Ogun state, Nigeria conducted between February and May, 2014 in Ogun State, Nigeria using a multi-stage sampling technique. P Only 39% of schools studied have functional toilets. Studies on school toilets in the UK [24] have corroborated this. Amoran OE, Kupoluyi OT, Salako AA, kupoluyi OT (2017) Healthful School Environment: A Comparative Study of Public and Private Primary Schools in Ogun State, Nigeria. There are six (6) Local Government Areas in Ogun Central Senatorial District. Ekpo UF, Odoemene SF, Mafiana CF, Sam-Wobo SO (2008) Helminthiasis and Hygiene Conditions of Schools in Ikenne, Ogun State, Nigeria. Mzumbe University, a research report on School Performance: A Comparative Study between Public and Private Secondary Schools in Kinondoni Municipal Council, in partial fulfillment of the requirements for award of Master of Science in Human Resource Management Major Supervisor Internal Examiner External Examiner Accepted for the Board of Public Administration and Management _____ … This study was designed to collect baseline data of stress-level among Bangladeshi students, which we believe will form the basis for further in depth studies. It assessed the presence or absence of personnel, structures, equipment needed for effective practice of School Health Programme. 1 * ABSTRACT . Virtual University, Pakistan nauman101@hotmail.com. Healthful School Environment: A Comparative Study of Public and Private Primary Schools in Ogun State, Nigeria Amoran OE 1*, Kupoluyi OT 1, Salako AA 2 and kupoluyi OT 1 *Corresponding author: Amoran OE, Department of Community Medicine and Primary Care, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Nigeria, E-mail; drfamoran@yahoo.com Durotoye (1996) is of the opinion that it is the opinion of the parents about private schools and the public schools that one is inclined to make a research into the performance level of the children from the public schools and the children from private schools in their senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) particularly in English language and other subjects. This difference was statistically significant. This is in contrast to the schools in the Rivers [18], study that reported 10% of the schools as completely fenced and the study in Imo [19] in which none of the schools were fenced. Achievement Motivation: A Comparative Study of Private and Government School Students . Sports field were found in 71.7% of Public Schools as against 51.1% of Private Schools. This study compares the public and private primary schools on the basis of socio demographic information of primary teachers, working condition of primary schools, practice of teaching activities and performance of both type of schools in term of five years primary student’s result in State of Azad Jammu & Kashmir administered by Pakistan. 1− While this finding is very poor, others studies were much worse off and reported abysmal ratios [22-24]. A comparative study of private and public schools serving low-income parents in Kuwait ... as well as the quality of the schools, were investigated through a comparative case study conducted in the Kindergarten and primary levels of schools in each sector. Consent to conduct the study was obtained from the ethical committee of the Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu. P Abeokuta South Local Government Area was selected into the study using Simple Random Sampling method by balloting. The Nig Hlth J 2: 83-88. The authors outline 21 design principles for mobile learning, which is hoped will At no point would the Head Teacher be left to fill the Questionnaire alone. These are Ifo, Ewekoro, Obafemi/ Owode, Odeda, Abeokuta North and Abeokuta South. Comparative Study of Classroom Management Strategies . Complete school fence was present in 59% of the schools in this study. Med J 301: 1085-1087. Study participants were assured of strict confidentiality and this was indicated on the questionnaire. Once the Head Teacher consented by signing the Informed Consent form, he/she was given a copy of the Questionnaire to fill in the presence of a Research Assistant who explained grey areas when necessary. WHO estimates that between 25% and 33% of the global burden of disease can be attributed to environmental risk factors. Author information: (1)Institute of Public Health, OAU, Ile-Ife, FWACP. State of the toilet area was good in only 12.2% Public Schools and 23.9% Private Schools (X2= 8.280, P= 0.004). This has implications in the environmental health care of the school children and protects students and staff against immediate injury or disease and promotes prevention activities and attitudes against known risk factors that might lead to future disease or disability. Introduction: A healthy school environment (physical, biological and socio-cultural) serves as a major determinant of health and greatly influences the individual’s level of intellectual growth and development. a comparative study of public and low-cost private schools in Lagos Elaine Unterhalter, Lynsey Robinson and Jibrin Ibrahim . Data collected was analyzed using the SPSS version 20.0. Inferential statistics to test for associations between variables was done using the chi-square test. Overall, Pakistan has total 227,136 institutions with mainly two school systems 158,288 (70%) public and 68,848 (30%) private institutions with 49% teachers working in private schools … <> Schools with strong walls and roof were 56% of the total schools in this study. Twenty (20) Research assistants were recruited and trained in the correct use of the Questionnaire and the Checklist for the Project. KOT was involved in Data collection and analysis. The calculated Sample size N was rounded up to 180 per group. Each LGA is headed by an Executive Chairman. ABSTRACT. II (Spring 2019) Page | 3 Research Methodology It is an in-depth case study based on interview, questionnaire, discussion and personal observation in a natural setting. Significantly more of the Public Schools practiced surface (bush/water) method of waste disposal (X2= 58.013, P= 0.0001). Approval was also obtained from the Permanent Secretary of the Ogun State Ministry of Health and the Local Government Authorities of Sagamu, Abeokuta-South and Ado-Odo/Ota Local Governments respectively. Flooding/ open drainages were present in 47.2% and 31.1% Public and Private Schools respectively in one form or the other (X2= 9.805, P= 0.002). In: UBE Forum. Name:COMPARATIVE STUDY OF MANAGERIAL EFFECTIVENESS OF PRINCIPALS OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN AWKA SOUTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF ANAMBRA STATE; Type: PDF and MS Word (DOC) Size: [43 KB] Length: [26] Pages . Jewkes RK, O’Connor B (1990) Crises in our School: Survey of Sanitation Facilities in Schools in Bloomberg Health District. This should be a requirement for school registration. Link: Ajayi K (2001) Effective Planning Strategies for UBE Programmes. Significantly more of the Public Schools than Private Schools of the floors were flat and non- glossy (X2= 31.595, P= 0.001). Geneva: WHO. 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