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Pedagogy/Education Science - Social Sciences
17.10.2017
Children more likely to receive welfare benefits if their parents do
Young people are almost twice as likely to need social welfare payments if their parents have a history of receiving such assistance themselves, according to new research from the University of Melbourne. Researchers Dr Nicolás Salamanca and Dr Anna Zhu from the Melbourne Institute, Applied Economic and Social Research and Professor Deborah Cobb-Clark and Dr Sarah Dahmann, from the University of Sydney, analysed 18 years of Centrelink records which delved into  various social assistance programs, including health-related disability payments and unemployment benefits.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Careers/Employment
13.10.2017
Pedagogy/Education Science
27.09.2017
'They sailed away, for a year and a day': why learning poetry by heart is good for you
’They sailed away, for a year and a day’: why learning poetry by heart is good for you
Today (28 September 2017) is National Poetry Day. Most of us can quote snatches of poetry - but which poems can we recite in their entirety? In a survey of memorised poetry, Lear's The Owl and the Pussy-cat came top, and some people know all 143 verses of the Rime of the Ancient Mariner .
Pedagogy/Education Science
27.09.2017
Free Training Offered to Parents of Children with Autism
AUSTIN, Texas - Free training is available to Texans to enhance language and communication skills of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) through a continuing program at The University of Texas at Austin.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Pedagogy/Education Science
25.09.2017
How can we get more people to vaccinate?
People may say they never get the flu so they don't need the vaccine, but you can pass on the virus without knowing you have it, writes Associate Professor Julie Leask and Samantha Carlson.
Religions - Pedagogy/Education Science
21.09.2017
18 - 23 September: European Herpetologists' Congress 2017
18 - 23 September: European Herpetologists’ Congress 2017
Every two years, researchers and conservationists from the field of Amphibian and Reptile conservation (Herpetology) meet to present new insights, to discuss measures, and to exchange ideas.
Pedagogy/Education Science
20.09.2017
Can a smartphone app for parents help toddlers' development?
Can a smartphone app for parents help toddlers’ development?
A new trial will find out if a smartphone app that sends activities and tips to parents can help improve toddlers' language and communication skills. The trial, which will be carried out by researchers in the School of Education at Durham University, will involve parents and guardians of 1,500 children.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Social Sciences
19.09.2017
Wisconsin children unequally ready for kindergarten
Study Finds Wisconsin Children Unequally Ready for Kindergarten Early Skills Catch-Up May Close Achievement Gaps WCER's new statewide study of literacy skills among Wisconsin children finds inequity at the kindergarten door. The class of 2030 has just started kindergarten. As four million youngsters across the country begin the first step of education, a new study provides a first-time look at inequalities in school readiness among Wisconsin's kindergarten students.
Social Sciences - Pedagogy/Education Science
18.09.2017
27 September: Book Presentation
27 September: Book Presentation "Is our democracy in danger?"
For a long time, a democratic society was considered self-evident. But globalization, economic crises, populist movements, social tensions and (inter-) cultural conflicts, as well as extremists, question them.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
31.08.2017
Children's sleep quality is related to mothers' insomnia symptoms
Children’s sleep quality is related to mothers’ insomnia symptoms
Children more often sleep poorly if their mothers suffer from insomnia symptoms. This report researchers from the University of Basel and the University of Warwick in the journal Sleep Medicine based on a study with nearly 200 school-aged children and their parents. Sleep plays an essential role for adults' and children's well-being.
Astronomy - Pedagogy/Education Science
17.08.2017
Stanford educators suggest lessons for solar eclipse | Stanford News
Stanford education faculty suggest ways for teachers and parents to take advantage of the solar eclipse on Aug.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Administration/Government
15.08.2017
$5.35m boost will help Queensland parents
$5.35m boost will help Queensland parents
Families will continue to have access to an international parenting program developed at The University of Queensland, thanks to $5.35 million in Queensland Government funding.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
10.08.2017
Parents of premature babies as happy as other parents by adulthood
Parents of premature and very low birth weight babies have same life satisfaction as parents of full-term babies, when their children reach adulthood - new University of Warwick research - Pioneeri
Medicine/Pharmacology - Pedagogy/Education Science
08.08.2017
A spoonful of parenting support might help the medicine go down
A spoonful of parenting support might help the medicine go down
An “alarming” number of families do not stick to treatment plans for their children's long-term health conditions - and University of Queensland researchers are determined to help turn the trend around. Associate Professor Alina Morawska from UQ's Parenting and Family Support Centre said rates of treatment adherence for conditions including asthma and eczema were “stubbornly low” at between 40 and 60 per cent.
Pedagogy/Education Science
31.07.2017
Research results for the everyday classroom
Research results for the everyday classroom
Research news The Technical University of Munich (TUM) has launched an online platform that provides the status quo of educational research in an easily understandable and transparent fashion.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Social Sciences
24.07.2017
Fearing surveillance, dads with a record avoid kids’ schools
In the past 10 years, a boom in research has documented the many ways in which a parent's incarceration has negative consequences for their kids. Children whose parents have spent time behind bars have worse social, economic, cognitive, behavior and health outcomes than kids whose parents haven't. But researchers know less about why that is.
Life Sciences - Pedagogy/Education Science
16.07.2017
Can we shape kids’ genetic exposure to behaviour problems?
Children with difficult behaviour sought for study exploring the epigenetic impact of successful parenting program. The creators of a successful, free program for children with behavioural problems have received new funding to test whether the program can influence children's exposure to ongoing behavioural issues at the genetic level.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Literature/Linguistics
21.06.2017
Examining mixed-race identity in literature
English doctoral student Vanessa Seals studies contemporary American novels and memoirs about multiracial people's experiences to examine the role families play in their search for identity.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Business/Economics
01.06.2017
Link between family breakdown and homelessness
Disadvantaged children in Australia who are subject to family breakdown are more likely to experience homelessness later in life than disadvantaged children whose parents stay together, according to newâ? research â?by the University of Melbourne.
Pedagogy/Education Science
29.05.2017
Research taps into teen conflict years
Research taps into teen conflict years
An online program designed to short circuit the conflict cycle between teens and parents is being evaluated by University of Queensland researchers. The Teen Triple P Online program , developed as part of the world-renowned Triple P - Positive Parenting Program, is available for families around Australia willing to participate in the research trial.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Life Sciences
26.05.2017
Speed of animal evolution enhanced by cooperative behaviour
Speed of animal evolution enhanced by cooperative behaviour
A study by scientists from the University of Cambridge has revealed how cooperative behaviour between insect family members changes how rapidly body size evolves - with the speed of evolution increasing when individual animals help one another. In some populations, we allowed parents to help their offspring, but in other populations we removed the parents.
Pedagogy/Education Science
10.05.2017
Kids to parents: Don’t post about me online unless I like it, and ask me first sometimes
ANN ARBOR?Soccer games, family vacations and reports of good grades are OK for social media sharing. Posts with baby photos or references to punishments and significant others'not so much. This is what children said when asked what their parents can share about them online, according to research from the University of Michigan School of Information.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Computer Science/Telecom
10.05.2017
Kids, parents alike worried about privacy with internet-connected toys
Kids, parents alike worried about privacy with internet-connected toys
Hello Barbie , CogniToys Dino and other toys connected to the internet can joke around with children and respond in surprising detail to questions posed by their young users. The toys record the voices of children who interact with them and store those recordings in the cloud, helping the toys become "smarter.” As Wi-Fi-enabled toys like these compete for attention in the home, a new analysis finds that kids are unaware of their toys' capabilities, and parents have numerous privacy concerns.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Pedagogy/Education Science
10.05.2017
Dad's involvement with baby early on associated with boost in mental development
Fathers who interact more with their children in their first few months of life could have a positive impact on their baby's cognitive development.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Pedagogy/Education Science
09.05.2017
Dad's involvement with baby early on associated with boost in mental development
Dad’s involvement with baby early on associated with boost in mental development
Fathers who interact more with their children in their first few months of life could have a positive impact on their baby's cognitive development.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Social Sciences
28.04.2017
Opportunity is for sale in U.S., Stanford researcher says
A child born into the average American household in 1940 had a 92 percent chance of making more money at age 30 than his or her parents did at the same age.
Pedagogy/Education Science
25.04.2017
With autism diagnoses on the rise, UW establishes clinic for babies
With autism diagnoses on the rise, UW establishes clinic for babies
To new parents, a baby's every gurgle and glance are fascinating, from a smile at mom or dad to a reach for a colorful toy. But when a baby doesn't look at parents and caregivers, imitate gestures and sounds, or engage in play, parents have questions. And a growing number are bringing their babies to the University of Washington Autism Center for answers.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Psychology
11.04.2017
Parent Shaming Videos are Only a Short-Term Solution
Using social media to publicly shame children has sparked strong reactions after one father recently shamed his son with a sign at a NBA game.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
07.04.2017
Parents can help soothe burns treatment stress
Playful distraction can trump kisses and cuddles to reduce a child's anxiety and pain during potentially painful burns dressing changes. A University of Queensland Child Health Research Centre (CHRC ) study has found parents' behaviour in medical appointments affects how children cope during regular treatments.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
03.04.2017
Babies cry most in UK, Canada, Italy & Netherlands
Babies cry more in Britain, Canada, Italy and Netherlands than in other countries - proved for first time by new research by the University of Warwick.
Pedagogy/Education Science
30.03.2017
Pedagogy/Education Science - Sport Sciences
28.03.2017
Parents who play 'Pokémon GO' with kids: ‘It wasn't really about the Pokémon'
Parents who play ’Pokémon GO’ with kids: ‘It wasn’t really about the Pokémon’
Parents who regularly play "Pokémon GO” with their children report a number of side benefits from playing the mobile device-based game, including increased exercise, more time spent outdoors and opportunities for family bonding, according to new University of Washington research.
Pedagogy/Education Science
24.03.2017
Children in danger from being over-protected in the digital age
Heavy-handed approaches to issues around social media and digital communication such as ‘sexting', may be damaging to children's emotional development, according to new research on childhood in the digital age, by academics at the UCL Institute of Education (IOE) and Plymouth University.
Event - Pedagogy/Education Science
22.03.2017
International award for UQ research program
International award for UQ research program
The four decades of scientific contribution of a University of Queensland program towards Down syndrome have been internationally recognised.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Psychology
21.03.2017
Boys secure in their racial identity seek more diverse friendships
ANN ARBOR'Kids often seek answers from parents, friends and media to better understand their racial identity.
Careers/Employment - Pedagogy/Education Science
17.03.2017
Between nappies and science: In a workshop held at University of Münster, young scientists looked at their role as a father
Between nappies and science: In a workshop held at University of Münster, young scientists looked at their role as a father
In earlier times "parents" roles were clearly defined in West Germany. Dad went to work, and Mum looked after the children and the home.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Environment/Sustainable Development
14.03.2017
In times of plenty, penguin parents keep feeding their offspring
In times of plenty, penguin parents keep feeding their offspring
Humans are not alone in continuing to support offspring who have "left the nest.” It happens in Galapagos penguins , too.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Computer Science/Telecom
27.02.2017
Kids want parental help with online risk, but fear parental freak outs
"When you asked why teens didn't talk to their parents, a lot of times they mention risky situations, which they didn't think were a big deal, but they add that if they told their parents, they would just freak out and make things worse," Wisniewski said.
Pedagogy/Education Science
27.02.2017
Innovative online course to support children with autism
Parents and teachers are being encouraged to sign up for a free, four-week course run by the University's Department of Psychology , which is aimed at improving the support available for children with autism.
Pedagogy/Education Science
14.02.2017
Drinking rates highest among college kids
ANN ARBOR?During a bout of high-intensity drinking, a person might drink 10 or more drinks, and a recent University of Michigan Institute for Social Research study has found that this kind of drinking is reported mostly among college students. About 24 percent of respondents aged 19 and 20 reported drinking five or more drinks on a single occasion, 10 percent reported drinking 10 or more, and 4 percent reported drinking 15 or more on a single occasion in the last two weeks.
Life Sciences - Pedagogy/Education Science
09.02.2017
Stanford Radio on SiriusXM features ‘living room conversations’ with faculty
The satellite radio company will begin broadcasting two new programs in February featuring Stanford faculty members - as hosts and guests - on its ‘Insight Channel,' which is devoted to informative and entertaining conversations.
Administration/Government - Pedagogy/Education Science
08.02.2017
Policy brief brings national attention to family literacy
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. A new policy brief out of Penn State's Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy has identified a critical need for family literacy programs across the United States and calls for increased funding of these programs nationwide.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Medicine/Pharmacology
19.01.2017
Sesame Street brings UW center’s kindness curriculum to kids
If it were up to Elmo, the world would be a kinder place - down to the very trash can Oscar the Grouch calls home.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Business/Economics
10.01.2017
The economics of grief
The economics of grief
The loss of a child can cause intense grief for parents and for many, life is never the same again. Now researchers have built up a comprehensive picture of the devastating social and economic impact that a child's death can have.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Social Sciences
14.12.2016
Three members of the University staff talk about parental allowance: "A means to an end - and a good one"
Christine Deters (32), studied Sociology and Cultural and Social Anthropology and now works in the University's research centre for Family-Friendly HR Policies: "Starting a family while you're still a student entails special challenges.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Social Sciences
14.12.2016
Three members of the University staff talk about parental allowance
Christine Deters (32), studied Sociology and Cultural and Social Anthropology and now works in the University's research centre for Family-Friendly HR Policies: "Starting a family while you're still a student entails special challenges.
Pedagogy/Education Science
13.12.2016
Dr Dad practises what he preaches
Dr Dad practises what he preaches
Kids weren't really on the horizon when graduating University of Queensland PhD student Jamin Day first considered working with one of the world's leading experts in family interventions.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Business/Economics
08.12.2016
Today’s children face tough prospects of being better off than their parents, Stanford researchers find
Young people entering the workforce today are far less likely to earn more than their parents when compared to children born two generations before them, according to a new study by Stanford researchers. Parents often expect that their kids will have a good shot at making more money than they ever did.
Pedagogy/Education Science
05.12.2016
Why working as a parenting team may not always be good for your child
Why working as a parenting team may not always be good for your child
Why working as a parenting team may not always be good for your child A new study by University of Sussex psychologists has discovered that when a mother engages in harsh parenting techniques, a father who fails to support the use of those techniques is potentially vital in helping to reduce the impact of such behaviour upon a child.
Pedagogy/Education Science - Life Sciences
23.11.2016
Nesting instinct: How do birds share the childcare?
Nesting instinct: How do birds share the childcare?
Some bird species take it in turns to do the night shift of parental care, whilst others leave it to the female look after the nest after dark, says the largest study of its kind into understanding parental behaviour in shorebirds. An international team including researchers at the University of Bath looked at the differences in how bird parents share the care for their offspring.
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