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Children and Young People Research Publications

 

Date Publication Description
   
29/04/2010 Growing up in Scotland: The Circumstances of Persistently Poor Children This reports looks at how many children experience persistent poverty and which children are most likely to be persistently poor. It also examines the outcomes of children from persistently poor families.
29/04/2010 Impact of the Home Learning Environment on Child Cognitive Development: Secondary Analysis of Data from 'Growing Up in Scotland' Secondary analysis of data from "Growing up in Scotland"
27/10/2009 Practical Guidance on Consulting, Conducting Research and Working in Participative Ways With Children and Young People Experiencing Domestic Abuse The aim of this Guidance Note is to share some of the learning from the work that took place with children and young people to develop the Delivery Plan, in order to provide those responsible for implementing the Delivery Plan with tools and resources needed for the ongoing process of involving children and young people in the Plan’s implementation.
02/10/2009 Education and Lifelong Learning Research Findings No.51/2009: Evaluation of the Scottish Government Children's Services Women's Aid Fund This evaluation looked at the effectiveness of the Fund in its first year of operation.
02/10/2009 Evaluation of the Scottish Government Children's Services Women's Aid Fund: Main Report The purpose of this report is to provide an evaluation of the effectiveness of the Scottish Government Children’s Services Women’s Aid Fund in its first year of operation
22/07/2009 Education and Lifelong Learning: Research Findings No.48/2009: Review of the Children's Legal Representation Grant Scheme Review of the children's legal representation grant scheme
22/07/2009 Lawyers in Children's Panels: What's in it for you? Young people's and adults' views a summary of research findings aimed at children and young people
22/07/2009 Review of the Children's Legal Representation Grant Scheme: Research Report qualitative study reviewing the operation and impact of the Children’s Legal Representation Grant Scheme from the perspective of young people and adults involved in the Children’s Hearings System
26/03/2009 Improving the Education of Looked After Children: A Guide for Local Authorities and Service Providers A Guide for Local Authorities and Service Providers
18/03/2009 Growing Up in Scotland - 2009 - Topic Research Finding No.1/2009: Growing Up in Scotland (GUS): Non-resident Parent Summary Report The Growing Up in Scotland study (GUS) is an important longitudinal research project aimed at tracking the lives of a cohort of Scottish children from the early years, through childhood and beyond.