Examples of this can be seen with children of divorce, or children facing deaths in the family. Both divorce and death are more common amongst those in poverty, chiefly due to a combination of financial issues and lack food and medical access, and both cause psychologically damaging effects to the children. When a child is focused on the wellbeing of their family, they are less likely to be focused on their studies. This causes them to get behind or even be retained a grade in school, further alienating them from their peers causing even more
The effect of parents bringing kids into poverty are endless because there are endless reasons why people are in poverty. 13.4 percent of children were born into poverty which means there is a higher percentage of kids that were not born into it but are now in it(Breslow,2018 para 9). Kids do not make money or if they are old enough to get a job they still don't pay all the bills or have to provide for other people. The parents are the main source of income for these kids in poverty, it does not mean it was their fault because they could have lost their jobs or have been in poverty for their entire lives. There are parents who are at fault because of their drug addiction, lack of managing money, or because they do not consider their kids in their
Education is the third effect of case poverty. Schools are no where to be found in rural areas. No money coming in to help the community. It is quite sad that students have to be bused to another area because of schooling. Everyone deserves an education.
Child poverty denies children with the basic needs to survive, expand, and flourish. It also deprives children from having equal opportunities in school such as a good education based on where they live, the proper teachers needed, and the motivation to not drop out. The lower-class students of this generation are being deprived of a quality education whereas the rest of society not only gets an outstanding education, but is able to participate in after-school activities that increases the student's social skills as well as helps them educationally. One significant factor that serves to exclude children living in poverty from their peers is the increasing rate of children falling behind in school due to the lack of help that they have access
There are many factors that play apart in why students in low income schools are failing not only in school but in life as well. How do we address this issue, how to do we change this, how can we make this better? What is the root of the issue in low income schools? Keywords: Poverty, low-income, generational poverty, relative poverty, urban poverty, rural poverty, special needs, Introduction The purpose of the review is to discuss and summarize a multitude of research found that helps to explain not only the causes and effects of poverty and how low income schools affect children, but also helps to find solutions and other community based ideas to help end this cycle over time. For the past 50 plus years, research in field of education has continuously found that a link between student’s socioeconomic statuses and student poverty levels are associated with
For students that struggle with poverty education needs to be their way out of it. The way the students will be able to get out of the poverty would be with the proper highly qualified teacher. A teacher who makes these students feel safe in the environment they are coming to everyday, show them that they are cared about , make them they can do what they set their minds too (high
Poverty refers to a situation when people are deprived of basic necessities of life. It is by inadequacy of food, shelter and clothes. Many people in India don’t have fundamental needs for survival including food, shelter and clothing. It leads to insecurity, powerless, households and communities. The main causes of poverty are corruption, illiteracy, natural and geographical characters.
What is poverty? According to Wikipedia, poverty is general scarcity, dearth, or the state of one who lacks a certain amount of material possessions or money. Poverty is not exactly the absence of wealth but of resources based on a very little net worth or knowledge background or job experience. What is wealth? Also according to Wikipedia, wealth is the abundance of valuable resources or valuable
As the world is increasing rapidly and people of the earth needs more facilities and materials for living in comfortable life, they are facing several social issues that is hard to overcome, poverty is the issue that majority of inhabitants are facing now. Definition of poverty is- “The state of one who lacks a usual or socially acceptable amount of money or material possessions” (Merriam-Websgter,no-data). Poverty is a problem that has been in the world for decades, and in several summit meetings world leaders and politicians stated that this issue must be reduced and ultimately to destroy it on earth, it has several effects that decreases people’s health, education level, life-style level and motivation for future life. Moreover poverty has
Some of the views pointed out that education reduces poverty. This is very true in the case of rural areas and underdeveloped countries such as Africa and Somalia. Through education, the poor family could sustain their life and improve their living conditions. Next, education will reduce child mortality. A study shows that a child with a literate mother is 50% more likely to pass the age of 5.