Research

How the risks posed by juvenile sex offenders change over time.

Research Report: Evaluation of the Pupil Premium

By Charlotte Goddard |

06 August 2013

Researchers identify how schools support children on free school meals and those in care

An investigation into changes to the health outcomes of children and young people from different economic backgrounds over a 10-year period.

Authors Kevin D Browne and Vicki Jackson, Centre for Forensic and Family Psychology, University of Nottingham Medical School Published by Journal of Public Health, May 2013

Research into the reasons young people become disengaged from education and employment

Researchers examine to what extent pre-proceedings meetings succeed in finding alternatives to care proceedings or in speeding up the court process.

An investigation into services available for young people with autistic spectrum conditions leaving school

Researchers evaluate the government's CANparent initiative, which offers parents vouchers to pay for parenting classes

Briefing: Research report - School transition

By Nancy Rowntree |

27 March 2007

A study by Edge Hill University in Lancashire has recommended that formal systems be put in place to support children moving up to secondary school.

Briefing: Research report - Poverty in London

By Tristan Donovan |

21 November 2006

Research into the extent of poverty in London has mapped where pockets of child poverty exist and highlighted its effect on health outcomes.