5 2018, 197-205 A COMPARATIVE STUDY ON QUALITY OF EDUCATION BETWEEN PRIVATE AND PUBLIC FUNDED UNIVERSITIES IN CHENNAI 1Srisruthi KM , 2K.S. Link: Ebong RD (1997) Environmental Health Knowledge and Practice Survey among Secondary School Children in Zaria, Nigeria. A dissertation in part fulfillment of the Part II Finals of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria. The State Capital Abeokuta, lies about 100km north of Lagos State, Nigeria’s business Capital [13]. Data was summarized with proportions and means and presented using frequency tables. It was observed that the ceilings of 10.6% Public Schools and 7.8% Private Schools were absent (X2= 23.592, P= 0.001). Sitting comfort has been identified as one of the factors that affect learning [33]. This study was therefore designed to assess the school environmental health services in both private and public primary schools in Ogun state Nigeria. Subscribe to our articles alerts and stay tuned. β The study was carried out to compare the academic performance of students in the private and public secondary schools in the subject of economics in Lagos State. Indoor and outdoor air pollution may be to blame for as much as 60% of the global burden of disease brought by respiratory infections [4]. Omisore AG(1), Omisore B, Adelekan B, Afolabi OT, Olajide FO, Arije OO, Agunbiade OI. 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. Link: Federal Ministry of Education Nigeria (2006) Implementation Guidelines on National School Health Programme. 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. Link: Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety: Hand-washing reducing the Risk of Common Infections. In high income countries, road traffic injuries are the most common cause of death among children aged 5-14 and account for approximately 10% of deaths in this age group. In this study, sources of water were found within and less than 200 meters outside the school in 66% of the schools studied. It has also been reported that unsanitary toilets lead to an increase in urinary tract infection in children as they tend to hold back from voiding urine as at when due [25]. Shoba Jasmin 1 Saveetha School of Law, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha University, Chennai -77 ,Tamilnadu,India 2 Saveetha School of Law, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha Children in these schools would find learning difficult and uninteresting. Inferential statistics to test for associations between variables was done using the chi-square test. Link: Oseji M, Okolo A (2011) School Health Services and Millennium Development Goals. 2. About 40% of the total burden of disease due to environmental risks falls on children under the age of 5 years [3]. Link: Mensch BS, Lloyd CB (1998) Gender Differences in the schooling experiences of adolescents in low income countries: The case of Kenya. Link: WHO. KOT participated in the study design and conducted data collection. The projected population of the State as at 2012 is 5.1 million. Baseline information on School Health Programme as reported in most parts of the country is poor [10-12]. The Checklist covered all the Domains of the School Health Programme within the Schools. Positive and favorable attitudes towards the job indicate job satisfaction. Different measures, focusing on overall performance were taken for this comparison. Research assistants were also trained not to disclose the information divulged by the respondents during the interview. 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