08 SES 05.5 PS, General Poster Exhibition
General Poster Session during Lunch
The relationship between school achievement, health status and health behaviour of school-aged children is an intriguing and important research issue that has equally concerned researchers within an educational context as well as researchers in public health. Previous studies have shown the existence of substantial positive correlations between school achievement and different aspects of health (Koivusita et al., 2006.; DeSocio & Hootman, 2004), where students with poorer health status, pronounced chronic diseases, or evident health-risk behaviours have lower school achievement. On the other hand, some authors state that good school achievement is a very reliable indicator of youths’ health and that they represent a good sign of overall well-being and students’ happiness (Basch, 2010; Hanson, Austin, Lee-Bayha, 2003). In the present research, we wanted to investigate the relationship between self-rated health of school-aged children with their school achievement in Croatian schools.
Basch, C.E. (2010). Healthier students are better learners: A missing link in school reforms to close the achievement gap. Equity matters: Research review no. 6. New York, NY: Campaign for Educational Equity, Teachers College, Columbia University. DeSocio, J. & Hootman, J. (2004) Children's Mental Health and School Success. The Journal of School Nursing. 20 (4), 189-196. Hanson, T. L., Austin, G. A., & Lee-Bayha, J. (2003). Student health risks, resilience, and academic performance: Year 1 report. San Francisco: Jackson, S. L. Vann, W. F. Jr, Jonathan B. K. Bhavna, T. P. and Lee, J. (2011). Impact of Poor Oral Health on Children's School Attendance and Performance. American Journal of Public Health, 101 (10), 1900-1906. Koivusita, L.K.Rimpelä, Ah, Kautiainen, Sm (2006) Health inequality in adolescence. Does stratification occur by familial social background, family affluence or personal social position? BMC Public Health, 110 (6), 123-132. Schnohr, C.W., Kreiner, S., Rasmussen, M, Due, P., Diderichsen, F. (2009). School-related mediators in social inequalities in smoking: a comparative cross-sectional study of 20,399 adolescents. Int J Equity Health, 4;8:17. Simetin, I.P., Kuzman, M., Franelic, I..P., Pristas, I., Benjak, T., Dezeljin, J.D. (2011). Inequalities in Croatian pupils' unhealthy behaviours and health outcomes: role of school, peers and family affluence, Eur J Public Health. 21(1), 22-28. Taras, H. & Potts-Datema, W. (2005). Chronic Health Conditions and Student Performance at School. Journal of School Health, 75(7), 255-66.
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