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Pauline Brian

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How do you think school work is effecting teens?

Stress' effects
medical problems
emotional problems
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  • Jan 17 2012: I agree fully, and as a student myself I see the benefits, but it is the extreme amounts of work and emphasis on being accepted to a top college, that are causing high levels of anxiety, depression, and in some cases obesity in students. Students are working full days and then working full nights on assignments, and therefore no longer have an appreciation for learning and rather just try to get it over with. Is all of this stress necessary at a young age?

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