Understanding Teachers’ Perspectives on Student Mental Health

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studentsStudent mental health constitutes another aspect of the complex issue of class composition and student
diversity in schools in terms of the challenges teachers face in working to meet a broad and growing range
of student needs, including those related to mental health and well-being. 

This quote is taken from a study published in 2012 which takes a close look at the challenges facing both teachers and students in dealing with mental health issues within the classroom setting.  I wrote Time Out about a time in education over twenty years ago, but this report seems to be telling us that the issues haven’t changed nearly as much as they should have…if at all.   StudentMentalHealthReport