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Monday, November 4, 2013 - 15:46

#SHEUres links to research about young people and Relationships and Sex Education including "Domestic abuse prevention education: listening to the views of young people" ... and many more.

 

VIEW the #SHUEres RELATIONSHIPS and SEX EDUCATION ARCHIVE

Friday, November 1, 2013 - 12:20

The Alcohol Education Trust and the Talk about Alcohol resource that makes a difference to young people, by increasing knowledge about alcohol and its effects and by delaying drinking - is just one of many research links about young people and drugs.

 

VIEW the #SHUEres DRUGS ARCHIVE

Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 12:50

#SHEUres - links to research about children and young people's health and wellbeing.

 

"I know of no other similar way of quickly accessing research for children and young people across disciplines and sectors." Lecturer

 

"Your research emails are really beneficial to our students." Sixth Form College Senior Tutor

 

"Thank you for the ongoing support and information you share with us. I am very grateful for these updates." Deputy Head Primary School

 

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 15:33

"Little information exists on alcohol-related content in UK popular music despite its international influence ..." is taken from the full text article "Trends in alcohol portrayal in popular music: A longitudinal analysis of the UK charts" by Katherine A. Hardcastle, Karen Hughes, Olivia Sharples and Mark A. Bellis from Liverpool John Moores University and published in the Psychology of Music journal.
 
Links to the above article and many more about young people's health and wellbeing are available via the #SHEUres research email service

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 09:48

The Young People into 2013 report is a "unique contemporary archive" of young people from the Schools Health Education Unit (SHEU).
Each year, since 1977, SHEU carry out healthy lifestyle surveys with young people and, in 2012, this involved over 93,000 youngsters.
This report contains over 100 health-related behaviour questions and answers from over 68,000 pupils between the ages of 10 and 15.
They tell us about what they do at home, at school, and with their friends.
 
SHEU have available a 145 page pdf @ £50 for library use that includes:

Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 08:15

(To the tune of: There's a hole in my bucket)
Me: I've done a correlation matrix (grid), using Pearson's correlation coefficient (r), for a selection of variables, using my statistical software SPSS.
Statistician: Yes, but having done that, some of the variables are not continuous, so you should use Spearman's correlation coefficient (rho).
Yes, but having said that, SPSS just uses Pearson's coefficient anyway, if the sample size is as large as this one.

Monday, October 21, 2013 - 09:12

Free service from #SHEUres ...
 
Links to research about children and young people's health and wellbeing
 
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Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 09:11

To receive a #SHEUres email with links to research about young people's health and wellbeing please visit this link
 
"Can use of healthcare services among 15–16-year-olds predict an increased level of high school dropout?" is one of the research links about young people provided by SHEU.
 
To read the above research and discover more please visit this link

Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 09:31

The latest issue of the journal Education and Health 31:3, 2013 contains an eclectic mix of articles including -

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