Students are feeling the pressure. In recent years the number of students committing suicide has risen significantly. What’s leading students to take such drastic steps? Peer pressure and high expectations are major contributing factors for suicides.
Every student should understand that failure is a part of life. We cannot be successful all the time, sometimes we fail. When we experience failure we tend to get depressed and ponder over what went wrong. Most students take the drastic step of suicide when they get caught in a web of thoughts that kill emotion and self esteem. Getting high grades in examinations willnot determine your future, what you make of it is what you will shape the days ahead. The pressure of acquiring good grades through school and college is taking its toll. In the recent past student suicides have risen at a drastic rate. Failure or inability to achieve good grades is driving students to commit suicide. Why are students feeling burdened at a young age? Peer pressure can make students do the unthinkable.
The number of student suicides is highest in underdeveloped countries and developing economies. Research reveals a high number of students committing suicide belong to middle-class families and upper middle class families.
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