Children & Young People
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 ...
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, ...
The Evidence Guide
The Evidence guide pack contains five modules: Using research evidence in practice. Locating research evidence in five steps. Appraising and reviewing research evidence. Adapting and applying evidence. Outcome-focused evaluation. The learner's packs are £12 each per module and the trainer's packs are £22 each. It is available from Barnado's website.