HomePsychology and Education: A Multidisciplinary Journalvol. 1 no. 3 (2022)

Amidst the Online Learning Modality: The Social Support and Its Relationship to the Anxiety of Senior High School Students

Jastine Joy Basilio | Twinkle Pangilinan | Jeremiah Joy Kalong | Jhoselle Tus

Discipline: Education



Senior high school is known to be part of the newly implemented K-12 program in the Philippines' educational system. Hence, this program added two years to the academic learning program of students, which mainly focuses on different theoretical and vocational strands that aim to prepare and fully furnish the students for education and employment in the future. Due to adjustments to new online learning amidst the pandemic, students begin to experience various challenges, primarily social support and mental well-being. Hence, this study investigates the relationship between social support and anxiety with 160 respondents from private schools. The findings revealed that social support and anxiety have a significant relationship (r=0.126).


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