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Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 22.10.2020
Well informed, less involved
PISA study surveys youth on global and intercultural topics Germany's youth feel well informed about global issues such as poverty and climate change, feel qualified to judge such topics and they also indicate respect for people from other cultures.

Pedagogy - Psychology - 16.10.2020
Opinion: Developmental language disorder - what you need to know
In honour of DLD Awareness Day, Professor Courtenay Norbury (UCL Psychology & Language Sciences) and her colleague explain the challenges facing children with developmental language disorder and calls for teachers and schools to use more techniques to help pupils.

Social Sciences - Pedagogy - 16.10.2020

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 12.10.2020
Virtual 'tantrum tool' helps parents manage meltdowns
Virtual ’tantrum tool’ helps parents manage meltdowns
A year and a half ago, when researchers at the  Yale Child Study Center  (CSC) began developing a virtual program to train parents how to manage children's tantrums, they had no idea just how popular telehealth treatments would become in the face of a looming pandemic.

Pedagogy - Religions - 07.10.2020
Durham theologian supports launch of Pope Francis’ new teachings
One of our leading theologians has spoken alongside Pope Francis at the global launch of his new Papal Encyclical - one of the Pope's highest forms of communication.

Pedagogy - 02.10.2020

Campus - Pedagogy - 17.09.2020

Campus - Pedagogy - 16.09.2020

Social Sciences - Pedagogy - 16.09.2020
Children from low income backgrounds show elevated mental health difficulties throughout lockdown
Emotional difficulties were consistently elevated among children and young people from low income households over a month of lockdown compared to those from higher income households.

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 16.09.2020

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 14.09.2020

Social Sciences - Pedagogy - 08.09.2020
How birth control, girls’ education can slow population growth
Posted under: News releases , Population Health , Research , Social science New University of Washington research analyzes global fertility trends.

Health - Pedagogy - 04.09.2020
Analysis: Coronavirus - what researchers know about the risk of reopening schools
Professor Sir Michael Marmot (UCL Epidemiology & Health) co-writes a piece on how best to protect pupils in schools from Covid-19.

Pedagogy - 02.09.2020

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 02.09.2020
Lockdown at home less stressful than school for children with SEND
Lockdown at home less stressful than school for children with SEND, new study finds The majority of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) felt less stress and anxiety away f

Pedagogy - Computer Science - 30.08.2020
Teaching AI to learn like a child
Teaching AI to learn like a child
As impressive as they may be, the latest AI systems are still no match for humans. Benjamin Grewe pushes for tomorrow's intelligent machines to learn the way young children do.

Pedagogy - Linguistics / Literature - 26.08.2020

Pedagogy - 25.08.2020
Giving a name to forgotten Nazi victims
Giving a name to forgotten Nazi victims
In working on individual cases, the researchers use the so-called Children's Register in the International Tracing Service set up by the Allies in 1948.

Administration - Pedagogy - 24.08.2020

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 24.08.2020
Transforming Learning accelerator focuses on science and design of learning
Multidisciplinary teams will address chronic challenges in education by targeting solutions to specific groups of learners.

Economics / Business - Pedagogy - 20.08.2020