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09 March 2011

Negative classroom environment bad for mental health

Children in classrooms with inadequate resources and whose teachers feel they are not respected exhibit more mental health problems than those without such issues, research shows.

Children in classrooms with inadequate material resources and children whose teachers feel they are not respected by colleagues exhibit more mental health problems than students in classrooms without these issues, finds a new study in the Journal of Health and Social Behaviour.

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