Research Notes

‘Bucking the trend’: What enables those who are disadvantaged in childhood to succeed later in life? 

Jo Blanden   

Department for Work and Pensions Working Paper No 31

http://www.peal.org.uk/media/2545/bucking_the_trend.pdf

 

Children and young people’s access to books and attitudes towards reading

Christina Clark, Jane Woodley and Fiona Lewis  

National Literacy Trust 2011

http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/assets/0001/1303/The_Gift_of_Reading_in_2011.pdf

 

Fatherhood Institute Research Summary: Fathers' Influence Over Children's Education   

15 December 2010

http://www.fatherhoodinstitute.org/2010/fatherhood-institute-research-summary-fathers-and-their-childrens-education/

 

Fatherhood Institute Research Summary: Maternal and Infant Health in the Perinatal Period: The Father's Role 

13th April 2008 

http://www.fatherhoodinstitute.org/2008/maternal-and-infant-health-in-the-perinatal-period-the-fathers-role/

 

Fatherhood Institue Research Summary: Anti-social Behaviour and Fatherhood 

7th October 2007 

http://www.fatherhoodinstitute.org/2007/fatherhood-institute-research-summary-anti-social-behaviour-and-fatherhood/

 

Is Pacifier use a Risk Factor for Acute Otitis Media? 

A dynamic cohort study Rovers MM, Numans ME, Langenbach E, et al.   Family Practice 2008; Jun 17

http://fampra.oxfordjournals.org/content/25/4/233.abstract

 

Literacy: State of the Nation: A picture of literacy in the UK today  

Deeqa Jama and George Dugdale  

National Literacy Trust  

Last updated 10 January 2012

http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/assets/0001/2847/Literacy_State_of_the_Nation_-_2_Aug_2011.pdf

 

NCT Research overview: Parent-child communication is important from birth

Dr Cathy Hamer, 

Perspective - NCT’s journal on preparing parents for birth and early parenthood  March 2012

http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/assets/0001/3375/Hamer_NCT_research_overview_Parent_child_communication_p15-20_Mar12.pdf

 

Parenting behaviours and children’s development from infancy to early childhood: changes, continuities and contributions,

Leslie Morrison Gutman and Leon Feinstein

Early Child Development and Care HYPERLINK "http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/content~db=all~content=a793267056"180(4): 535-556, May 2010

 

Parenting Infants and Toddlers Today, research findings based on a survey among parents of children ages birth to three years old, conducted on behalf of Zero To Three by Hart Research Associates

November 2009

http://www.zerotothree.org/about-us/funded-projects/parenting-resources/final_survey_report_3-11-2010.pdf

 

Television and Language Development in the Early Years:  A review of the  literature    

 Dr Robin Close  Independent researcher on behalf of National Literacy Trust   

March 2004

http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/assets/0000/0429/TV_early_years_2004.pdf

 

The Bercow Report. A Review of Services for Children and Young People (0–19) with Speech, Language and Communication Needs 

Bercow J

(2008) .

DCSF.

http://publications.education.gov.uk/default.aspx?PageFunction=productdetails&PageMode=publications&ProductId=DCSF-00632-2008&

 

The Cost to the Nation of Children’s Poor Communication Skills  

Mary Hartshorne  

ICAN

2006  

 http://www.ican.org.uk/~/media/Ican2/Whats%20the%20Issue/Evidence/2%20The%20Cost%20to%20the%20Nation%20of%20Children%20s%20Poor%20Communication%20pdf.ashx

 

Skills for work, Skills for life  

Wendy Lee

2010

ICAN   

http://www.ican.org.uk/~/media/Ican2/Whats%20the%20Issue/Evidence/ICT8%20Skills%20for%20work%20Skills%20for%20life.ashx

 

Why Fathers Matter to Their Children’s Literacy 

Christina Clark 

National Literacy Trust 

June 2009

http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/assets/0000/0770/Father_review_2009.pdf

 

Speech, language and communication needs  Tools for commissioning better outcomes: introduction

Commissioning Support Programme

UK Council for Employment and Skills

2009

http://www.thecommunicationtrust.org.uk/media/12901/slcn_tools-intro_1_.pdf