Projects tagged with Parenting
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Topics: Evaluation, Peer Support, Education & Training, Pedagogy, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Policy, Child Development, Children
Parents as First Teachers (PAFT) is a low-intensity home visitation programme for parents with children pre-birth through to three years of age. In New Zealand, it is targeted to families facing particular challenges to their parenting. In March 2009 CSRE undertook a rapid review of the PAFT programme. We noted that New Zealand...
Since 2001, the Ministries of Education and Health have co-purchased autism spectrum disorder (ASD) parent education programmes for parents and whānau of young children (from 0 to starting school age) with ASD. Over this time, two programmes have been purchased: EarlyBird – a group parent education...
The involvement of alcohol consumption in the deaths of children and young people in New Zealand during the years 2005–2007
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Abuse & Neglect, Crime & Safety, Law & Justice, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Child Mortality, Drugs & Alcohol, Hazards
While it is commonly accepted that alcohol misuse is harmful, very little is known about the effects of alcohol on the lives of children in New Zealand, particularly those under the age of 16. This special report was commissioned to investigate the role that alcohol consumption plays in the deaths of children and young people in...
with: Ministry of Justice: MoJ
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Law & Justice, Caregivers, Divorce, Families & Whānau, Households, Marriage & Marital Relationship, Parenting, Relationships, Single Parents, Children
Parenting through Separation is a free voluntary information programme for parents and aims to help separating parents help their children. A summary of participant feedback is available as a PDF below. The feedback shows that 94 percent of the 10,353 participants who completed an evaluation form either agreed...
4 Aug 2011
Topics: Community Development, Families & Whānau, Households, Parenting, Hapū, Iwi, Tiriti o Waitangi/Treaty of Waitangi, Whānau, Māori, Arts and Culture, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Culture, Customs & Traditions, Language, Race & Ethnicity, Religion, Beliefs & Spirituality
Whānau Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow draws on Māori knowledge, cultural practices and methods to research stories of whānau success. Informed by the integrated nature of Māori knowledge, this paper addresses social, economic, cultural and environmental aspects of whānau development. The report concentrates on the...
In 2010, around eight in 10 (84%) young people agreed that their parents would be upset if they were caught smoking cigarettes/tobacco. Around six in 10 (57%) agreed that their parents had set rules about not smoking cigarettes/tobacco....
Topics: Research, Parenting, Child Development, Drugs & Alcohol, Children, Lifestyle & Standard of Living
In 2010, the majority (90%) of parents/caregivers of children aged five to 16 thought that they had influence over whether their child starts to smoke or not. Around three in four (76%) thought they could prevent their child from starting to smoke, and around one-half (47%) had set rules with their child about not smoking....
Report of the 50 Key Thinkers Forum: Supporting families, whānau and communities to create their own solutions: a way forward
14 Jul 2011
Topics: Community Development, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Leadership, Whānau
The 50 Key Thinkers Forum, hosted by the Families Commission on 11 May 2011, was conceived as a starting point to ignite and reframe thinking about family and whānau support. The forum brought together a collection of innovative thinkers and practitioners from across the social sector to discuss the future of...
Pathways to the Future: Ngā Huarahi Arataki was a 10-year strategic plan for early childhood education published by the Ministry of Education in 2002. This report synthesises findings from a locality-based longitudinal evaluation of Pathways to the Future: Ngā Huarahi Arataki.
5 Mar 2011
Topics: Evaluation, Community Education, Education & Training, Pedagogy, Schools, Secondary Education, Special Education, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Pregnancy, Teen Pregnancy
This evaluation reports on the quality of education in the 18 Teen Parent Units (TPUs) that ERO reviewed in Term 2, 2010. The reviews focused on student achievement, teaching and learning, governance and management, and health and safety. Self review and use of analysed data were also investigated. TPUs...
Peer review status