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Children & Young People

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A Kit of Tools

'A Kit of Tools for participatory research and evaluation for children, young people and adults' contains a wealth of information and creative tools to support meaningful research and evaluation.

Creating Confidence Handbook

A handbook for professionals working with children to explore the issue of building confidence, particularly in relation to the Curriculum for Excellence. There is a critique of work in the US on building self-esteem, reflection and consideration of approaches to understanding and building confidence. Included are helpful hints and tips ...

How to evaluate play - and play organisations

Go Play is a programme run by Inspiring Scotland on behalf of Scottish Government is to grow the play sector in Scotland, offering more chances for children aged 5 to 13 years to participate in free play. ESS and Inspiring Scotland worked and group of funded play charities to explain ...

Measuring mental wellbeing in children and young people

A guide to measuring the mental wellbeing of younger populations for public health commissioners.

NPC Wellbeing Measure

New Philanthropy Capital (NPC)'s Well-being Measure is an online survey-based tool that measures how children feel. It's a practical way of quantifying your impact on a group of ten or more young people aged 11 to 16, by looking at eight aspects of well-being. You can create your own survey, ...