Adjustment of Tribal Students in Schools: Problems and Perspectives

International Journal of Humanities and Social Science
© 2017 by SSRG - IJHSS Journal
Volume 4 Issue 6
Year of Publication : 2017
Authors : Jeena Shelly
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Jeena Shelly, "Adjustment of Tribal Students in Schools: Problems and Perspectives," SSRG International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, vol. 4,  no. 6, pp. 5-8, 2017. Crossref,


Education is considered as a crucial factor in development.It is the most powerful instrument for ensuring equality of opportunity; keeping in view of this assumption the government has been making several efforts to education by extending special educational institutional facilities. But the development in education sector is still lacking in tribal community. Poor academic performance and increasing dropout rates arestill in their community. There is a connection with one’soverall development and adjustment to the school. Poor school adjustment can cause adverse effect in the performance of a student. While considering a tribal student these chances are high. They may feel more difficulty in school adjustment because they are forced to sit in schools where there exists an environment which is ethnically and culturally different. This study aimed to describe the adjustment of tribal students in their school. And it mainly discusses the educational, emotional and social adjustment of the students with respect to their school.


Tribal Students, Educational Adjustment, Emotional Adjustment, Social Adjustment.


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