ERIC Number: EJ408194
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Schools as a Source of Stress to Children: An Analysis of Casual and Ameliorative Influences.
Elias, Maurice J.
Journal of School Psychology, v27 n4 p393-407 Win 1989
Presents analysis of factors leading schools to be significant source of stress to children. Sees debilitating school stress linked to forces that push schools to overemphasize academic acceleration, competition, evaluation, and test-based accountability. Recommendations based on developmental and empirical consideration are presented to reduce debilitating stress in schools. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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