A STUDY ON EFFECTIVENESS OF LIFE STYLE EDUCATION AMONG THE STUDENTS OF KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA, MALDA CLASS IX OF ENGLISH BAZAR BLOCK IN MALDA DISTRICT

MUKESH SAHA

Abstract


The present study investigated the IMPACT OF LIFE STYLE EDUCATION AMONG THE STUDENTS OF KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA, MALDA CLASS IX OF ENGLISH BAZAR BLOCK IN MALDA DISTRICT. Firstly researcher tried to know the importance of Life Style Education among class IX students of Kendriya Vidyalaya in Malda district. Secondly he tried to assess awareness about RTIs/STIs and HIV/AIDS among students. Thirdly he tried to study the attitude of the students and Teachers including the principal of Kendriya Vidyalaya towards Life Style Education. Fourthly he tried to study the impact of Life Style Education in student’s real life situation. For the present study a restricted sample of 60 (i.e  30 students of class IX from K.V. Malda of English Bazar Block in Malda District and 30 teachers including principal of KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA, MALDA of English Bazar Block in Malda District) was taken. To conduct the present study the investigator used two tools i.e. A self-made attitude Scale:  which was prepared and administered upon the students and an Interview schedule: which was prepared and administered upon Principal and Teachers. After collection of data and analysing it; it was found that: Firstly there is no significant difference in the importance of Life Style Education among class IX students of Kendriya Vidyalaya in Malda district. Secondly there is a significant difference in the awareness about RTIs/STIs and HIV/AIDS among students. Thirdly there is a significance difference in the attitude of the students and Teachers including the principal of Kendriya Vidyalaya towards Life Style Education. Fourthly there is a significant difference in the impact of Life Style Education in student’s real life situation.


Keywords


Life Style Education, Adolescence , HIV/AIDS , Preventing substance abuse

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