Pressure Points for Teen Girls

Tips Stressed Teen Girl

According to a new study by Keds and the Girls Leadership Institute, 71 percent of teen girls say they feel some sort of pressure during their high school years, with one in four teen girls reporting that they feel “a lot” of pressure. They say the pressure comes from:

–          School stress (66 percent)

–          Teacher tension (34 percent)

–          Peer pressure (18 percent from classmates, 14 percent from friends)

–          Making good grades (57 percent report being straight A students and 79 percent say completing a higher education is their top goal)

Learn more at girlsleadership.org and click on “Research.”

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