ActEarly core outcome sets are here!

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We are happy to announce that the ActEarly Core outcome sets (COS) are now ready, including 40 outcomes across six domains. Over the course of the year, two rounds of a survey were sent out to ActEarly stakeholders who ranked the importance of each potential outcome. The final decision of which outcomes were most important was confirmed […]

Transforming Early Childhood Education – webinar

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VIRTUAL EVENT: Transforming Early Childhood Education in England: Towards a Democratic Education This event will explore the new book ‘Transforming Early Childhood in England: Towards a Democratic Education’. Join us to hear more about the book, discuss the issues it raises and feel inspired by practical examples. This event is free, to book please click […]

Transforming Early Childhood Education – new book

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Transforming Early Childhood in England – UCL Press Early childhood education and care has been a political priority in England since 1997, when government finally turned its attention to this long-neglected area. Public funding has increased, policy initiatives have proliferated and at each general election political parties aim to outbid each other in their offer […]

Families in Tower Hamlets: impacts of COVID-19

Families in Tower Hamlets: impacts of COVID-19

This project is about everyday life in the midst of a pandemic. We are working with our partners Born in Bradford, a cohort study aiming to reduce health inequalities, to examine the social, economic and health impacts of COVID-19 on family life with young children. Full details can be found here    

Air pollution – video

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This short documentary highlights the adverse impact of poor air quality on health.  The video was recorded in Bradford and  captures the views of children, parents, researchers, school staff and clinicians in an engaging and informative way about the invisible issue of air pollution. Please click here to see the full video  

Children of the Pandemic….

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Children of the Pandemic: Let’s make this generation the healthiest that has ever lived   Prof Kate Pickett has published in the OECD Forum on coronavirus, inequalities in child wellbeing and the work being undertaken in Bradford. Read it here: https://www.oecd-forum.org/users/333176-kate-pickett/posts/66721-children-of-the-pandemic-let-s-make-this-generation-the-healthiest-that-has-ever-lived