Parental education and academic performance of students at secondary level
Dr. Sunita Singh, Nandita Horo, Dr. Vinod Kumar Singh
Parents’ education level determines the education of the children for a long. The school performances of the children are greatly affected by the home. The objectives of presents study are 1) To assess the level of parental education of students at secondary level. 2) To study the academic performance of students at secondary level. 3) To find out the relationship between parental education and academic performance of students at secondary level. Ex-post facto was used. Data were collected on 100 students of class IX, Kendriya Vidyalya Lumding, Assam. In the present study two tools were used for collection of data i.e. Inquiry form - For collection of data on parental education and School Performance Record (SA-I, record on the basis of CCE pattern conducted by the school) to know the performance of the students in the Science and technology, English and Mathematics.