Capstone Project (Open Access)
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Poverty is incredibly stressful for low-income households and their students. This senior capstone examines how poverty affects Elementary School students academically and socially. Through the use of literature reviews and interviews with two teachers, the results indicated that poverty is the leading cause that has affected students’ academic performance and social performance.
Sarkozy, Nicole, "Academic and Social Effects of Poverty on Elementary School Students" (2022). Capstone Projects and Master's Theses. 1278.