Why high school students forget to build up their identities

Posted no picture Anushka Thorat , High School Student

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Anushka Thorat
Member since December 27, 2017
  • 2 Posts
  • Age 15

A survey from USA Today reported that high schoolers tended to feel three key emotions- tiredness, boredom, and stress. With tiredness being most common, followed closely by boredom and stress, this survey is one among numerous that highlight the problems in education systems today.To put it simply, the constant monotony leads to boredom, while the pressure put on achieving outstandingly through that monotony leads to stress which is alleviated from long nights, ie. the tiredness.As a high schoo...


Why students of colour don’t get the mental help they need

Posted no picture Anushka Thorat , High School Student

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Anushka Thorat
Member since December 27, 2017
  • 2 Posts
  • Age 15

Mental illnesses and mental health have been on the back burner in society, and even though substantial progress has been made, there is still a long way to go. Mental health controls both our minds and bodies and yet most people, especially students of colour, don’t get the help they need in combating these disorders.As a young woman of colour struggling with mental illness herself, I truly believe that the root causes of these issues need to be acknowledged and that reforms need to be implemen...


  • Anushka Thorat


    Member since December 27, 2017


    Age 15 • 2 Posts