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MATERIAL DEPRIVATION - poverty and a lack of material necessities e.g. adequate housing

Nearly 90% of failing schools are located in deprived areas

      1. HOUSING

Poor housing can affect pupils' achievement both DIRECTLY and INDIRECTLY


  • makes it harder for the child to revise/study/be mentally ready to learn if e.g. they havent got enough room to study/get disturbed sleep
  • less room for educational activities e.g. homework
  • not having enough room leads to a lack of safe play & exploration,


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