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Why some disabled people are critical of the Paralympics

Why some disabled people are critical of the Paralympics | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Paralympians are being hailed as inspirational. This doesn't please everyone.

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Article written by ESRC-funded Professor Janice McLaughlin

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Disabled pupils behaviour deteriorates at school

Disabled pupils behaviour deteriorates at school | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

The behaviour of children with disabilities and learning difficulties often worsens when they start school, research suggests.

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Article cites the ESRC funded Millenium Cohort Study

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School 'exacerbates' young disabled children's problems

School 'exacerbates' young disabled children's problems | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Researchers from the Institute of Education, the National Children's Bureau and the London School of Economics, have found that school can have a negative influence on disabled children’s behavioural problems, concluding that more could be done to reduce the challenges these children are facing.
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The article refers to an ESRC-funded study from the Institute of Education.

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School exacerbates behaviour problems of disabled children, study finds

School exacerbates behaviour problems of disabled children, study finds | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Behaviour problems experienced by disabled children are made worse by the education they receive in their early years, researchers have claimed.
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The article cites research by the ESRC-funded Millennium Cohort Study at the Centre for Longitudinal Studies.

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Helping carers of brain injury patients

A unique online resource has been launched for family members and others involved in the care of people with severe forms of brain injury.

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Article cites the findings from the ESRC funded project at Cardiff Univeristy

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Cuts have hit disabled people harder, says equality watchdog report

Disabled people have been hit disproportionately hard by the government's welfare reforms, a new report published by the equality watchdog has confirmed.
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Article mentions a report from the ESRC-funded National Institute of Economic and Social Research.

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Welfare cuts cost disabled £2,000 a year

Welfare cuts cost disabled £2,000 a year | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Research reveals true cost of cuts on most vulnerable
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The author of the report, Steve Fothergill, is a professor at the ESRC-funded Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research (CRESR).


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School exacerbates behaviour problems of disabled children, study finds

School exacerbates behaviour problems of disabled children, study finds | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Behaviour problems experienced by disabled children are made worse by the education they receive in their early years, researchers have claimed.

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Article cites the ESRC-funded Millenium Cohort Study

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School can worsen disabled children's behavioural problems, researchers say

School can worsen disabled children's behavioural problems, researchers say | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Much more could be done to help children with physical and learning disabilities cope with the challenges they face on entering school, new research from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) suggests.

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The article cites research by the ESRC-funded Millennium Cohort Study at the Centre for Longitudinal Studies.

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Disabled children's behaviour 'deteriorates at school'

Disabled children's behaviour 'deteriorates at school' | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

The behaviour of children with disabilities and learning difficulties often worsens when they start school, research suggests.

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The article cites research by the ESRC-funded Millennium Cohort Study at the Centre for Longitudinal Studies.

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York and Cardiff academics launch new resource for family members of people in vegetative or minimally conscious states

A unique online resource for family members and others involved in the care of people with severe forms of brain injury is to be launched this week.

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The resource is funded by the ESRC.

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