Effects of strikes on student performance in secondary schools of Kagadi District

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Kampala International University,College of Education
This research was carried out to investigate on the impacts of student strikes on their academic performance in the selected secondary schools in Kagadi district. This was done through a critical investigation on the causes of student strikes in the selected school in Kagadi and elsewhere. The study concluded by suggesting possible solutions to overcome student strikes in secondary schools as guided by the objectives in Chapter one. The major causes of student strikes largely depend on the blame of school administrators and teachers conduct toward student at school however it was also observed that other strikes were caused by the indiscipline students who cause chaos at school and end up in the strikes, poor performance and school dropout as well as body injury were the most dreadful effects of student strikes among others as discussed in Chapter two of this paper. Chapter three expounded on the research methodology used to come up with the findings and chapter four consists of data analysis and presentation and finally Chapter five is displays the discussion of the study, summary, recommendations and conclusions of the study.
A research report submitted to college of education and open e learning at Kampala international university for fulfilment of Award in bachelor of Arts in Education.
Strikes, Student's performance, Secondary school