Self-Esteem, The Influential Contributor to Teen Achievement.
Is self-esteem truly an influential contributor to young people's academic achievement? Self-esteem, academic self-efficacy, perceived stress, and preferred learning styles have been linked to academic performance. " Self-esteem and self-efficacy, although related, are separate constructs. While self-esteem is defined as “a favorable or unfavorable attitude toward the self” (Rosenberg, 1965), self-efficacy is related to the person’s confidence in preforming