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IJSTR >> Volume 9 - Issue 6, June 2020 Edition



International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

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A Study On Factors Affecting The Choice Of Parent In Selecting School For Kids In Tamilnadu [Special Reference To Coimbatore City]

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AUTHOR(S)

Dr. P. Jayasubramanian, Dr.A.Rajamani, M. Rajakrishnan

 

KEYWORDS

School kids, Parents and schools, Perception, Influence, Motivation, Satisfaction, Parent’s choice.

 

ABSTRACT

A good education is often the cornerstone of a person‘s future life, being the foundation for his or her career. Most parents take care to choose a suitable school for their children, expending considerable resources in terms of time and money in the process. Education is a social aspiration; it is seen and perceived as the gateway to “good quality of human life”. The objectives of study is to examine the attitudes of parents towards schooling and education of their children and to analyze factors influence parents choice of school. The study was undertaken for a period of 6 months with a sample size of 240 respondent. The tools used to analyses are Simple percentage, Ranking, Chi-square,ANOVA. The study concluded that parents have admitted their children in School especially in Coimbatore city for the personal wish along with other factors such as discipline, curriculum structure, knowledge, result and communication skill. It is needed for the school to enter a new phase of development and to shift the emphasis towards improvement in their education facility..

 

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