Factors Contributing to Academic Achievement and Moral Development: A Qualitative study

Sumari, Melati; Hussin, Zaharah; Siraj, Saedah
October 2010
International Journal of Research & Review;Oct2010, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p18
Academic Journal
This study investigated factors that contribute to children's academic achievement and high moral values from parents' perspectives. Parents whose children are high achievers and show high religious commitment were interviewed. Analysis indicated that are "genetic", "commitment", "positive perception", and "religiosity" contribute to children's academic achievement. Implications for research are discussed.


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