Our Fact Sheets are a key component of our knowledge transfer strategy in support of high-impact research translation. The focus is on communicating directly with non-academic audiences in an engaging and dynamic way, and value-adding to ensure our research and findings are easily accessible where they can have the biggest impact – in policy and in practice.

 

Early Childhood Literacy Fact Sheet

The risk clusters that lead to inequalities in children’s reading achievement at school

Early childhood literacy provides a pathway out of disadvantage but this pathway is vulnerable to the clusters of early childhood developmental risk factors that it seeks to mitigate.

Citation: Taylor, C. L., Zubrick, S. R., Christensen, D. (2019). Multiple risk exposures for reading achievement in childhood and adolescence. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 73: 427–434. DOI: 10.1136/jech-2018-211323

 

Ability School Engagement Partnership Project Fact Sheet

Ability School Engagement Partnership Project – shifting behaviours and perceptions

The Ability School Engagement Partnership (ASEP) Project is an innovative third-party policing partnership targeting the complex and costly problem of school truancy.

Citation: Mazerolle, L., Antrobus, E., Cardwell, S. M., Piquero, A. R., & Bennett, S. (2019). Harmonizing Legal Socialization to Reduce Antisocial Behavior: Results from a Randomized Field Trial of Truanting Young People. Justice Quarterly, 1–28. DOI: 10.1080/07418825.2019.1618894