Projects tagged with Parenting
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2 Feb 2008
Topics: Evaluation, Research, Housing & Homelessness, Inequality, Poverty & Child Poverty, Families & Whānau, Households, Parenting, Child Development, Child Mortality, Diet & Nutrition, Disease, Hazards, Healthcare, Children, Disability, Pacific People, Race & Ethnicity
This paper, part of the Pacific Health and Disability Plan Review series, brings together available information and evidence about Pacific child health in New Zealand. It: describes the determinants of child health: families, housing, education, deprivation ...
Topics: Research, Advocacy, Teachers, Literacy & Numeracy, Schools, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Whānau, Children
This report describes the main findings from research that provides valuable, in-depth insights about the information and communication needs of parents, families and whānau when they are: choosing a school for their child seeking information about their child’s school so that...
Centre of Innovation Research: An exploration of the practices and systems that foster a sense of wellbeing and belonging for young children and their families as they transition from home to a 'formal' home-based care and education
Topics: Research, Early Childhood Education, Pedagogy, Special Character Schools, Teachers, Schools, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Whānau, Quality of Life
This report describes the Centre of Innovation (COI) action research project carried out by Hutt Family Day Care (HFDC) in Lower Hutt, Wellington from January 2006 to end of 2007. Hutt Family Day Care is a privately owned home-based network established in 1999. It comprises eighteen educators working from their homes which are...
30 Nov 2012
Report on Maternity, 2010 summarises the maternal and newborn information stored in the National Maternity Collection. This collection uses two administrative sources of data: hospital discharge data from the National Minimum Dataset (NMDS) and information on primary community events from lead maternity carer (LMC) claim forms....
26 Oct 2012
The New Zealand Maternity Clinical Indicators are the result of a collaborative process involving the Ministry of Health and maternity stakeholders, representing consumer, midwifery, obstetric, general practice, paediatric and anaesthetic perspectives. Building on previous work undertaken across Australasia, an expert working...
This report presents the findings from an evaluation carried out in 2006–7 on the Home-school Partnerships: Literacy programme (HSP:L). This programme was designed to meet one of the Ministry of Education’s priorities to strengthen children’s learning and achievement by involving parents in their learning. It began as a Pasifika...
Topics: Evaluation, Community Development, Community Education, Pedagogy, Teachers, Schools, Families & Whānau, Households, Parenting, Whānau, Information & Communications Technology
The Flaxmere Project is about establishing and implementing processes through which the Flaxmere schools collectively engage with the community and caregivers of childre in order to improve the current and long term education outcomes for children. (MOE, 2001)
1 Dec 2010
Topics: Evaluation, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Child Development, Child Mortality, Healthcare, Pregnancy, Children, Women
This report is the third in a series of on-line publications reporting on hospital maternity data as recorded in the National Minimum Dataset. The publication includes maternal and newborn demographic information as well as some clinical and procedural data associated with the birth event.
The Parent Mentoring Initiatives is the forming of relationships between parents and school that enables both parties to contribute more effectively to the education and achievement of students. The evaluation is to assess the effectiveness of Parent Mentoring programmes and to explore the effect they have on student achievement...
Topics: Evaluation, Community Development, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Inequality, Early Childhood Education, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Whānau, Children
This report is from the second stage of an evaluation of the Ministry of Education’s (MOE) ECE Participation Programme. The overall evaluation explores how the Participation Programme and individual initiatives addressed barriers to participation in early childhood education (ECE) for target groups and communities. The focus of...
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