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A Review of the Qualitative Literature
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Janet Quint, Katherine M . Griffin, Jennie Kaufman, Patrick Landers with Annie Utterback
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
The purpose of this review is to summarize the qualitative literature as it applies to key research questions on children's and parents' perceptions of poverty.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Best Practices for States
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Amy Dworsky and Denali Dasgupta
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
The brief seeks to addresses best practice knowledge gaps for housing young adults in extended care, and how housing options vary across and within states.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Douglas Walton, Samuel Dastrup, and Jill Khadduri
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
This brief explores homeless families' earnings while in an emergency shelter, prior to becoming homeless, and after experiencing homelessness.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Findings from the National Survey of Early Care and Education
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Rebecca Madill, Tamara Halle, Tracy Gebhart, and Elizabeth Shuey
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Child Trends, Inc.
This report can help guide practices and policies in ECE programs to support teachers’ psychological well-being, and describes potential research studies.
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Family Life Education Methodology
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Lina Guzman, Shelby Hickman, Kimberly Turner, and Lisa Gennetian
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
This brief examines aspects of the early care and education workforce linked to how children learn, their socioemotional development, and classroom environment.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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How Representative are they of Low-Income Hispanic Couples in the United States?
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Maria A. Ramos-Olazagasti; Lina Guzman
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
This brief assesses the extent to which the Supporting Healthy Marriage (SHM) evaluation data set represents the broader U.S. population of Hispanic couples.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Lina Guzman; Maria A. Ramos-Olazagasti; Marta Alvira-Hammond; Emily Miller; Christina Padilla; Renee Ryberg; Claudia Vega
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
This brief examines the capacity of the U.S. to measure, describe, and understand the structure, diversity, complexity, and dynamics of Hispanic family life.
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State Trends in Child Well-Being
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Annie E. Casey Foundation
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Annie E. Casey Foundation
The 2018 Data Book examines trends in child well-being including rankings in key areas of economics, education, health, and family and community factors.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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A Resource Guide for Child Care and Development Fund Lead Agencies
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Monica Rohacek, Amelia Coffey, and Kathryn Stevens
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
A list of selected resources for Child Care and Development Fund lead agencies seeking to build research and evaluation capacity.
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Family Life Education Methodology
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Developing a Smartphone Application with Fathers, for Fathers
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Rekha Balu, Shawna J. Lee, and Samantha Steimle
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
This brief describes how MDRC collaborated with fathers to develop an app called DadTime to support engagement with and attendance at a parenting program.
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Family Life Education Methodology
Family Resource Management
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Rachel Holzwart and Debra Wright
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Summary of a panel of experts on the advantages and disadvantages of using Baysesian methods in social policy research and evaluation.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Family Life Education Methodology
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Rachel Holzwart, Hilary Sama, and Debra Wright
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
A guide for readers to understand and employ Bayesian statistical approaches, particularly within the context of Federal research and decision-making.
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Family Life Education Methodology
Family Law and Public Policy
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Sarah Avellar, Reginald Covington, Quinn Moore, Ankita Patnaik, and April Wu
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Impact findings from four Responsible Fatherhood programs and how offering these services to low-income fathers affected their parenting.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Parent Education and Guidance
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Quinn Moore, Sarah Avellar, Ankita Patnaik, Reginald Covington, and April Wu
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Impact findings from two Healthy Marriage programs and the effects of offering these services to low-income couples on their relationships, coparenting, and more.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Interpersonal Relationships
Internal Dynamics of Families
Parent Education and Guidance
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Robin Dion, Pamela Holcomb, Heather Zaveri, Angela Valdovinos D’Angelo, Elizabeth Clary, Daniel Friend, and Scott Baumgartner
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
How did fathers respond to the offered programming in terms of their participation and perceptions of the services received?
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Parent Education and Guidance
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Robin Koralek, Hannah Engle, Sam Elkin, and Mary Farrell
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Explore this report to learn how state and local systems serve refugees through the TANF and Refugee Cash Assistance programs.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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A science-based approach to building a more promising future for young children and families
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The Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University
Today's best programs and practices can help support child development, but too many children are left behind.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Consortium of Social Science Associations (COSSA)
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Higher Education Research and Development (HERD) Survey; National Science Foundation’s National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics (NCSES)
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International Federation for Family Development (IFFD)
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International Federation for Family Development (IFFD)
Statement written for the 51st Session of the Commission on Population and Development at the U.N.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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A report on the follow-up of the International Year of the Family
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U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres
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International Federation for Family Development (IFFD)
A 2018 report on the follow-up of main objectives from the International Year of the Family, with updates from the 2017 Day of Families.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Sara Wakefield, Ph.D. and Christopher Wildeman, Ph.D.
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National Council on Family Relations
About 5 million children (approximately 7% of all minor children) have experienced the incarceration of a residential parent at some point during childhood.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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Bahira Sherif Trask, Ph.D.
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National Council on Family Relations
Compared to other high-income nations, contemporary U.S. work–family policies provide very limited support to families.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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Charlotte J. Patterson, Ph.D. and Abbie E. Goldberg, Ph.D
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National Council on Family Relations
Research on lesbian and gay parents and their children is consistent across studies in finding that both parents and children are well adjusted...
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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Murray, D.W. and Rosanbalm, K.
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Key concepts about self-regulation development and intervention on infants and toddlers for practitioners and educators who work with this age group.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan