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Spare Rib enters the digital age: all 239 editions of the landmark feminist magazine published online for the first time | Jisc

Spare Rib enters the digital age: all 239 editions of the landmark feminist magazine published online for the first time | Jisc | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
Few titles sum up an era and a movement like Spare Rib.
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Thanks to 'in defence of youth work' for the heads up!
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CASE | Research | Social Policy in a Cold Climate | The Book.

CASE | Research | Social Policy in a Cold Climate | The Book. | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it

About the Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion. This programme is designed to examine the effects of the major economic and political changes in the UK since 2007, particularly their impact on the distribution of wealth, poverty, inequality and social mobility.

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8 TED Talks on why you should take time to play

8 TED Talks on why you should take time to play | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
Play invites creativity and collaboration, and can inspire you to think out of the box! Take a recess and learn about the benefits of connecting with your inner-child.
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To get people out of poverty, the right sectors need help hiring

To get people out of poverty, the right sectors need help hiring | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
If the government is going to get people out of poverty, it needs to focus less on getting people into work and more on where business is growing.
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What do think? Do you agree or disagree?
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The Damage of Debt

The Damage of Debt | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
There are around 2.4 million children living in families with problem debt in England and Wales. What impact is this having on their mental health?
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Grammar schools 'do not improve exam results'

Grammar schools 'do not improve exam results' | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it

Grammar schools 'do not improve exam results' Children & Young People Now

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You might also be interested in: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-37513737
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This Is Youth Impact: Essay Collection | The Centre for Youth Impact

A collection of essays to help us to take stock, understand different perspectives and explore where the impact conversation has taken us
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More food for thought.
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Developing a theory of change | The Centre for Youth Impact

Developing a theory of change | The Centre for Youth Impact | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
Evaluating ... change is neither clear, nor easy, nor uncontested.
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What do you think about these tools? Have a read of 'Measuring and evaluating culture change' by Lucy Rolington at: 

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We can solve poverty in the UK

We can solve poverty in the UK | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
JRF’s comprehensive strategy, We can solve poverty in the UK, sets out recommendations on how all of us can act to solve poverty.
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Academic Journals | Youthpolicy.org

youthpolicy.org, a global evidence-base for youth policy.
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If you do not already use it, then this is a great space and place to start, if you want to expand your reading, questioning and thinking.
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The Good Childhood Report 2016

The Good Childhood Report 2016 | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
Our latest report shows a growing gap in happiness between girls and boys, with girls being particularly unhappy with their appearance.
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Youth services heading towards collapse, says union - BBC News

Youth services heading towards collapse, says union - BBC News | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
A study revealing hundreds of youth centres have closed and youth worker jobs axed says services in the UK are heading towards collapse.
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NHS figures show 'shocking' rise in self-harm among young

NHS figures show 'shocking' rise in self-harm among young | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
Upward trend is more pronounced among girls and is evidence of increased social pressures on children, say experts
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‘Big Society’ Cameron rises from the ashes as NCS Chief of Staff and saviour of our young people

‘Big Society’ Cameron rises from the ashes as NCS Chief of Staff and saviour of our young people | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
You've probably heard that a discredited and disreputable former Prime Minister has taken up the job of leading young people into a promised land of diversity and opportunity.
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Not quite speechless, but close!! Thank you Tony.
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Britain’s leading employers unite to end pregnancy discrimination in workplaces | Equality and Human Rights Commission

Britain’s leading employers unite to end pregnancy discrimination in workplaces | Equality and Human Rights Commission | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
The country’s biggest businesses are leading the fight against pregnancy and maternity discrimination that affects around 390,000 pregnant women and new mothers each year, by forming a new alliance to show employers how to attract, develop and retain women at work.
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Mental health services turn away 23% of under-18s referred to them

Mental health services turn away 23% of under-18s referred to them | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
New research finds some services deny support to those with anorexia unless their BMI is below a certain threshold
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Health and early years, children and young people: a GCPH synthesis | Glasgow Centre for Population Health

This report draws together our learning about what factors influence the health of babies, children and young people and how improving circumstances during this life stage can help improve health and tackle health inequalities in Glasgow and Scotland.
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The full report is available on the same page: http://www.gcph.co.uk/assets/0000/5754/Early_years_synthesis.pdf
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Children's mental health 'linked to family debt'

Children's mental health 'linked to family debt' | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
Read Children's mental health 'linked to family debt' and the latest children services news & best practice on Children & Young People Now
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Linked to our current debate on Poverty.
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Whose evidence is it anyway?: Ingenta Connect

Back then … “Using a geographical metaphor, we conceived of research, policy and practice as ‘worlds apart’, with distinct languages, cultures, practices, loyalties and obligations.We suggested that each ‘world’ had to pursue its own course, but that there was a role for diplomacy, trade and mutual learning between them. Some adventurous souls might even choose to migrate and settle in another country.” … fast forwarding to more recent meetings “The same tensions we identified 12 years ago were clearly still strongly felt …”
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New leadership programme launches for the youth sector to find their future leaders | News | Clore Social Leadership

New leadership programme launches for the youth sector to find their future leaders | News | Clore Social Leadership | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
Clore Social Leadership, Clore6, charity leadership, third sector leadership, charity, charity training, charity leadership development, social enterprise leadership development, charity courses, leadership fellowship
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The future of training? The basis for qualification? The forming of a profession?
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School Replaces Detention With Meditation Classes For Kids And Teachers Were Fascinated With The Results
In two years, the school hasn’t issued a single suspension.

School Replaces Detention With Meditation Classes For Kids And Teachers Were Fascinated With The Results<br/>In two years, the school hasn’t issued a single suspension. | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
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Disability and Poverty

Disability and Poverty | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
Reducing poverty among disabled people has to be at the heart of any attempts to reduce poverty overall in the United Kingdom (UK). This is because, f…
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FGM: video resources for healthcare professionals - Publications - GOV.UK

FGM: video resources for healthcare professionals - Publications - GOV.UK | Bradford Youth and Community Development | Scoop.it
Videos to help healthcare professionals understand, safeguard and care for women and girls affected by female genital mutilation (FGM).
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