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| Published: November 15, 2020

The psychological behaviour of parents and school/college management in the COVID-19 pandemic: the suffering of students

Parth M. Kapatel

Department of Materials Science, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India Google Scholar More about the auther

, Nagma aara Malik

J & J college of science, Department of Microbiology, Sardar Patel University, Nadiad, Gujarat, India Google Scholar More about the auther

, Chirag Kapatel

Dharmsinh Desai University, Nadiad, Gujarat, India Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.044/20200804

DOI: 10.25215/0804.044


The present study aimed to explore the effect of risk factors associated with the COVID-19 outbreak experience on parents, school/college management and children’s (student’s) well-being as well as suffering. In this pandemic period, the parents don’t get salary from their respective jobs or getting half salary, while on the other hand the school/college management ask and force to pay the fees of students to their parents to pay the salary to teachers to take online classes to teach the students. In these scenarios, the parents and school/college management are facing financial crises as well as mental stress to handle the family responsibilities, basic needs of family members and education quality. In all these circumstances, students are suffering from mental illness and also compromising with the quality of education. In addition to this, the handling of this situations is also discussed in a proper way. Furthermore, how that can helpfully solve the mental health problems of students are also discussed in this article.

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ISSN 2349-3429



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Published in   Volume 08, Issue 4, October-December, 2020