Students Say They’re Sleeping Less During Pandemic | NBC Nightly News

Feb 20, 2021
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Nearly half of students say they are getting less sleep than they did before lockdowns and virtual learning, according to a study by NBC News and Challenge Success.» Subscribe to NBC News: nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC
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Students Say They’re Sleeping Less During Pandemic | NBC Nightly News

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  • I am sleeping more cuz i dont go to school 😂😂

    Lil breonnah QuanLil breonnah Quan5 days ago
  • That's because my students normally do their sleeping in class at school...

    boyfrmnewyorkboyfrmnewyork5 days ago
  • Their hooked on there computer or cell phones that's all they do lack of exercise

    popeye savagepopeye savage5 days ago
    • online student here. just wanted to say - unless you want us to unplug from any other relationship we have besides our immediate family and maybe our neighbors, we're not gonna stop using our devices. and we're losing sleep from the overwhelming amount of homework, not from the only things that keep us sane during lockdown.

      Nina ThomasNina Thomas5 days ago
  • Also avoid caffiene late in the day

    Darren YangDarren Yang5 days ago
  • Unless you cannot sleep enough

    Darren YangDarren Yang5 days ago
  • 30-60 mins before sleep avoid your electronic devices

    Darren YangDarren Yang5 days ago
  • Talk to me when u get 3-4 hours....

    Simon DavisSimon Davis5 days ago
  • $$-To better understand the Truth about Vaccination Programs read, “This Is A Bio-Attack Alert”, by Dr. Robert B Strecker a Medical Doctor with a PhD In Pharmacology who said, “There Is No Proof Any Vaccines Cure Anything”.

    John BurnsJohn Burns5 days ago
  • Jesus loves and cares about you so much so repent so That we all make it to heaven, Like so more people can see this..

    NotafratdudeNotafratdude5 days ago
  • I would agree for those who are worrying about their parent's job, but the rest is BS.

    sandor istarsandor istar5 days ago
  • not true, my child is actually able to get extra sleep time without the commute to and from school

    KarenKaren5 days ago
  • Teens who have class go to bed 🛌 10:30 - 11pm & get up between 4:30 - 6am.

    Anya Cricket CochranAnya Cricket Cochran6 days ago
    • That's normal adults do it all the time gotta wake up early for work .get used to it and and stay off the internet .

      popeye savagepopeye savage5 days ago
  • I keep hearing on the news how kids/students miss school and now not getting enough sleep. Idk where they are finding these kids but i've asked my kids ages 9-17yrs and they do not want to go back to school. every time we get a notice saying they may go back them and there friends are like "Noooooooooooo" and honestly i would have been the same way when i was a kid.

    ChopstixxChopstixx6 days ago
  • "Students Say They’re Sleeping Less During (Covid) Pandemic" thereby motivating us, the people of America, to redouble our efforts to rapidly find out at any given moment, including even while On-Line, who among us are unwittingly contagious (i.e. pre-symptomatic or asymptomatic) in order to #ConvinceItForward for them to call their doctor and to self-quarantine per CDC guidelines in hopes of stopping this pandemic instead of having more #MourningInAmerica. Thus, we're hoping for the best while preparing for the worse-case scenario of the #UKvariant strain(s) mutations and others like the South African, Brazilian, Californian & #Cluster5Mink mutations rendering current vaccines no longer effective.

    HeartDoc AndrewHeartDoc Andrew6 days ago
  • Then Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples: “The teachers of the law and the Pharisees sit in Moses’ seat. So you must be careful to do everything they tell you. But do not do what they do, for they do not practice what they preach. They tie up heavy, cumbersome loads and put them on other people’s shoulders, but they themselves are not willing to lift a finger to move them. Everything they do is done for people to see: They make their phylacteries wide and the tassels on their garments long; they love the place of honor at banquets and the most important seats in the synagogues; they love to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces and to be called ‘Rabbi’ by others. “But you are not to be called ‘Rabbi,’ for you have one Teacher, and you are all brothers. And do not call anyone on earth ‘father,’ for you have one Father, and he is in heaven. Nor are you to be called instructors, for you have one Instructor, the Messiah. The greatest among you will be your servant. For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted". Matthew 23 NIV You shall not make for yourself an image in the form of anything, in Heaven above or in the Earth beneath, or in the waters below. You shall not bow down to them or worship them, for I the Lord your God am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the parents up to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me, but showing love to a thousand generations of those who love me and keep my commandments. "If my people who are called by my name, humble themselves and pray, AND TURN FROM THEIR WICKED WAYS, I will hear from Heaven, will forgive their sins, and will heal their land." And when you pray, do not be like the hypocrites, for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by others. Truly I tell you, they have received their reward in full. But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you. And when you pray, do not keep on babbling like pagans, for they think they will be heard because of their many words. Do not be like them, for your Father knows what you need before you ask him. This, then, is how you should pray: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one. For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins. "Matthew 5-7 NIV Bible Gateway", we can use google search. These are the teachings, The Righteousness of our Lord Jesus Christ our God. REPENT, and start doing what is right. If you abide my teachings, you are really my disciples; then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. A time is coming and has now come, that the true worshipers will worship the Father in Spirit and Truth. God is Spirit, so his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and Truth; they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks. In the New Heaven and New Earth, only Righteousness dwells. May the Spirit of our Lord Jesus Christ our God be with you all.

    Ab byAb by6 days ago
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    unrulypitch sicariounrulypitch sicario6 days ago
  • Everyone: students need sleep Schools: I'm gonna pretend I didn't see that

    Jimmy CabreraJimmy Cabrera6 days ago
    • @Spycrab No Why????? 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣😂😂😂

      Skyveiwray ZSkyveiwray Z5 days ago
    • @Skyveiwray Z no

      SpycrabSpycrab6 days ago
    • Stop listening to the news Oh my God 🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄

      Skyveiwray ZSkyveiwray Z6 days ago
  • I haven't slept in 4 days....

    Jason KimJason Kim6 days ago
    • This world is crazy with the virus 🦠 And I’m literally tired of wearing mask 😷 and online school 🏫 is Not the same as it use to be 2 or 3 years ago life is just terrible right now times like this!!!! Man

      Skyveiwray ZSkyveiwray Z6 days ago
  • That... is relatable...

    Jose RodriguezJose Rodriguez6 days ago
  • YES I HAVE BEEN SLEEPING LESS SINCE THIS ,AS WELL. RESTLESS

    Blk SwnBlk Swn6 days ago
  • Parents are the main one waking us up 6:30/7:30 on a Saturday morning

    Tun.Tun.6 days ago
    • Why in Saturday Though 🤨🤨🤨

      Skyveiwray ZSkyveiwray Z6 days ago
  • I can agree with them, I have gotten less sleep.

    Julian BautistaJulian Bautista6 days ago
    • Com on Just sleep when ever you want Stop listening to people just stop watching the news 🗞 🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄

      Skyveiwray ZSkyveiwray Z6 days ago
  • I like this.

    The Smoke 1 Show.The Smoke 1 Show.6 days ago
  • Easy fix stop being on the phone and go to sleep. White people problems 🤣

    Orlando Silva GutierrezOrlando Silva Gutierrez6 days ago
  • Lol who cares its not an issue to be reported by the news

    Kevin LaTorreKevin LaTorre6 days ago
    • @Kevin LaTorre It does 💯💯

      Skyveiwray ZSkyveiwray Z2 days ago
    • @Skyveiwray Z watching the news these days is like watching Seinfeld

      Kevin LaTorreKevin LaTorre2 days ago
    • Exactly People need To Stop listening to the news Stop Believe in the news Stop like for real

      Skyveiwray ZSkyveiwray Z6 days ago
  • Even as a grad student, i only sleep 5 hours everyday. Stress is getting to everyone.

    Stock PapiStock Papi6 days ago
  • There's less communication and minimum structure.

    CA2SDCA2SD6 days ago
  • These kids need more sleep.

    Lowkey LokiLowkey Loki6 days ago
  • It’s enough for teenagers

    Josefina WilliamsJosefina Williams6 days ago
    • Lmao what? Teens need at least 9 hours of sleep

      MatokMatok6 days ago
  • Put down the devices. Wussies.

    J BJ B6 days ago
  • STAY OFF THE PHONEs 📱 !!!!!!!

    Marco 6ft PleaseMarco 6ft Please6 days ago
    • Like now🤣

      King MemoriesKing Memories6 days ago
    • Exactly

      Gee McgraffGee Mcgraff6 days ago
  • LoL my sleep has stayed the same. 😅

    Run Ronaldo Run #THEBESTINTHEWORLDRun Ronaldo Run #THEBESTINTHEWORLD6 days ago
    • You are a vampire ! 😨

      David EllisDavid Ellis6 days ago
  • imagine being a staff member being up at 4/5 am to get to work for 7am classes as well. No thanks. (early start schools are stupid)

    Dave's SmithyDave's Smithy6 days ago
  • Everytime I feel so sleepless at night, I'm like an owl that plays video games and doing online work.

    BoXeR cLoWn SaNdWiCh 69BoXeR cLoWn SaNdWiCh 696 days ago
    • Story of my life

      Ukiyo Presents:Ukiyo Presents:5 days ago
    • LoL haha 😅😅

      Run Ronaldo Run #THEBESTINTHEWORLDRun Ronaldo Run #THEBESTINTHEWORLD6 days ago
  • “Kids need more sleep”......” we should start school earlier so they will get more sleep, yep that makes sence”

    Aislyn ErdmanAislyn Erdman6 days ago
    • @Aislyn Erdman She said, "extra time." She's referring to the schools decision to move start time from 7:45 to 8:30.

      kxmodekxmode6 days ago
    • @kxmode no not that part 2:02

      Aislyn ErdmanAislyn Erdman6 days ago
    • What are you talking about? The report says the school moved the start time from 7:45 to 8:30.

      kxmodekxmode6 days ago
  • Wow...wait until they get into the adult world.

    ꧁Refus꧂꧁Refus꧂6 days ago
    • Yes, they're feeling the same thing as adults bc adults also can't sleep at night because of anxiety and depression from the pandemic and being poor. The difference is the lack of sleep for a teen stunts their growth and adults don't have to worry about that.

      Dave's SmithyDave's Smithy6 days ago
  • It's hard to sleep with constant worrying and anxiety about bills, finances and food. Especially with the loneliness of the pandemic. Things that people are used to doing to be able to cope they can't do anymore. Everything is so impersonal now through video chat and zoom. People are just emotionally burnt out im working two jobs and still struggling.

    Christopher LincolnChristopher Lincoln6 days ago
  • I never sleep anymore.

    David EllisDavid Ellis6 days ago
    • When students become less human

      Wolf Heart GamingWolf Heart Gaming6 days ago
    • LoL 😅

      Run Ronaldo Run #THEBESTINTHEWORLDRun Ronaldo Run #THEBESTINTHEWORLD6 days ago
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