Children and Families
This annual report (the first of four) shares interim findings of the national evaluation of A Better Start.
This thematic report on place-based approaches compliments the first annual report for the A Better Start national evaluation.
A Better Start is the ten-year (2015-2025), £215 million programme set-up by The National Lottery Community Fund.
An evaluation of a training programme designed to provide staff with practical strategies to enhance children’s communication and language skills
This research reveals the mental health of children and young people in 2022.
SEED (Study of Early Education & Development) is a major longitudinal study into the impact of childcare on children throughout their childhood.
The National Centre for Social Research (NatCen) was commissioned by the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) to independently evaluate the programme.
The National Centre for Social Research was commissioned by the DfE to complete an independent national place-based process evaluation.
Hanan LLLI is a training programme for nursery staff to promote opportunities for social, language and literacy learning in Early Years (EY) settings.