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     1  ~ 2014 oct 03trends for childrenChild TrendsChild Trends improves the lives and prospects of children and youth by conducting high-quality research and sharing the resulting knowledge with practitioners ... ‎Careers - ‎Staff - ‎About Us - ‎Contact Us
     1  ~ 2014 sep 26childtrendsChild Trends improves the lives and prospects of children and youth by conducting high-quality research and sharing the resulting knowledge with practitioners 
     1  ~ 2014 sep 25sarah catherine williams child trendsSarah Catherine Williams | Child TrendsSarah Catherine Williams works in the Child Welfare program area, and has experience in program evaluation, qualitative research methods, and has ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 16child trends databank orgDataBank | Child TrendsIf you click on an link that does not work, please search for the document using the search field below. For further assistance, contact staff@ childtrends . org . ‎Indicators by Topic Area - ‎Alphabetical List of Indicators - ‎Education - ‎Demographics
     1  ~ 2014 sep 12karin malm child trendsKarin Malm | Child TrendsKarin Malm has over 20 years of experience conducting research and evaluation of child welfare programs, including adoption and kinship care, foster care, ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 10child trends
     2  +2 2014 sep 29youth development mentoringMentoring Programs and Youth Development - Child TrendsMentoring Synthesis. The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation ii. MENTORING PROGRAMS AND YOUTH DEVELOPMENT : A SYNTHESIS. Table of Contents.
     2  +3 2014 sep 05children readiness schoolEarly School Readiness | Child TrendsSchool readiness , a multi-dimensional concept,[1] conveys important advantages . Children who enter school with early skills, such as a basic knowledge of ...
     2  ~ 2014 aug 23foster parents stipendFamily Foster Care Reimbursement Rates in the U.S. - Child Trendsfinancial support provided to foster parents around the country. This survey ...... a difficulty of care. (DOC) stipend which is based upon the needs of the child.
     3  +1 2014 aug 25school drop out ratesHigh School Dropout Rates | Child TrendsA range of factors have been shown to increase a student's risk of dropping out , including high rates of absenteeism, low levels of school engagement, low ...
     3  +5 2014 aug 15payments for foster careabout the various levels within the “family foster care ” category in states, including what proportion of children receive higher-level payments (i.e., higher than the ...
     3  +1 2014 aug 09parental involvement in schoolsParental Involvement in Schools | Child Trends[2],[3],[4] A recent meta-analysis showed that parental involvement in school life was more strongly associated with high academic performance for middle ...
     4  -3 2014 sep 19trends positibelyPositive Indicators Project | Child TrendsIndicators of positive development are needed for monitoring the development of children to assess trends in positive outcomes, not just negative outcomes.
     4  -1 2014 sep 10at risk youthDEFINING THE TERM “ AT RISK ” - Child TrendsThe term at risk is used frequently to describe children and youth and has a strong ... Some would argue that all children are at risk in some way or another, while ...
     4  ~ 2014 sep 09parental involvement[1] Positive effects of parental involvement have been demonstrated at both the elementary and secondary levels across several studies, with the largest effects ...
     4  -2 2014 sep 03black circumcisionInfant Male Circumcision | Child TrendsIn 2008, the latest data available, white male infants were somewhat more likely than their black counterparts to have been circumcised (63 versus 58 percent, ...
     4  +8 2014 aug 20hispanic latino parentingNew Child Trends Hispanic Institute Releases Findings of the First Today, one in four children is of Hispanic descent in the United States. ... Latino parents participating in the program gained knowledge about ...
     4  ~ 2014 jul 27all day kindergartenFull - Day Kindergarten | Child TrendsOverall, children who spend time in full - day kindergarten programs are more likely than children who spend time in half-day kindergarten programs to devote ...
     5  -2 2014 sep 18kids trend 2012The Child Trends DataBank examines and monitors more than 100 indicators that focus on risks and positive developments for children . For each indicator we  ...
     5  +2 2014 sep 18parent involvementInvolvement allows parents to monitor school and classroom activities, and to coordinate their efforts with teachers to encourage acceptable classroom behavior ...
     5  +7 2014 sep 11pintrich and degroot mslq scaleAssessing Academic Self-regulated Learning ... - Child TrendsDe Groot , 1990; Pintrich , Smith, Garcia, & McKeachie, 1993; Pressley ... The MSLQ uses a seven-point Likert scale ranging from 1 (labeled "not at all true of.
     5  +96 2014 sep 02single women with childrenBirths to Unmarried Women | Child TrendsChildren born to unmarried mothers are more likely to grow up in a single-parent household, experience instable living arrangements, live in poverty, and have ...
     5  -1 2014 aug 14high school dropout ratesHigh school dropout rates have been on the decline since 1967, but ... The proportion of high school dropouts among 16- to 24-year-olds has declined by more ...
     5  +27 2014 jul 24day care subsidies mnMinnesota Child Care Choices study - Child TrendsMinnesota's child care subsidy . Minnesota Child Care Choices: Continuity of Care and Participation in the Child Care Assistance Program. Elizabeth Davis ...
     5  -1 2014 jul 23parent involvement in schools
     6  +1 2014 oct 03high school drop outDropping out from high school is associated with negative employment and life outcomes. Young people who drop out of high school are unlikely to have the ...
     6  ~ 2014 sep 30high school dropoutsThe proportion of high school dropouts among 16- to 24-year-olds has declined by more than half since 1967, from 17 to seven percent in 2012,[a] but wide ...
     6  -2 2014 sep 28time for learningExpanding Time for Learning Both Inside and Outside ... - Child TrendsWhat Are Extended Learning Time (ELT) Programs? ............................................... 9. Similarities and Differences Among Extended Learning Time Models .
     6  -1 2014 aug 20foster care subsidyThe Family Foster Care Provider Classifications and Rates survey (an add-on component to the 2008/2010 ...... Home Payments and Adoption Subsidies .
     6  +20 2014 aug 14school paper backgroundChild Health and School Readiness: Background Paper on a Presents background information on health issues that prevent students from functioning well in schools . Research suggests children under 5 have the same ...
     6  +4 2014 aug 08parenting with depressionA Troubling Combination: Depression , Poverty, and Parenting There is a troubling trend that researchers have identified again and again – low- income parents, especially single mothers, have higher rates of depression and ...
     6  +4 2014 aug 04high school drop outs
     6  +3 2014 jul 25fellowship in family workThe National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families Jump To: Priority Areas About the Staff FAQs: Summer Research Fellowship .... and employment policies and parents' work conditions shape families ' access to  ...
     7  +5 2014 sep 09hispanic women for marriageWomen who give birth outside of marriage tend to be more disadvantaged than their ... women , and 53 percent to Hispanic women occurred outside of marriage ,  ...
     8  -3 2014 aug 23us dropout rateHigh school dropout rates have been on the decline since 1967, but ... If the dropouts from the nation's class of 2011 had graduated, the U.S. economy would  ...
     8  -4 2014 aug 15drop out rates
     8  -3 2014 aug 06reading proficiency statisticsReading Proficiency | Child TrendsReading proficiency refers to performance on the National Assessment of Educational ... Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics .
     8  ~ 2014 jul 24parent involvement in educationSchools and education agencies are required to disseminate literature on effective parent involvement , and schools receiving Title I funding must have written ...
     9  +15 2014 aug 31us population childrenRacial and Ethnic Composition of the Child Population | Child TrendsFrom 1980 to 2000, the percentage of non-Hispanic white children in the U.S. population fell from 74 to 62 percent. (Appendix 1) Between 2000 and 2010, the ...
     9  ~ 2014 aug 20national research centerThe Center is made up of a strong team of national experts in Hispanic issues, and is a hub of research to improve the lives of Hispanics across three priority ...
     10  +1 2014 oct 03parent child relationshipsParental Relationship Quality and Child Outcomes ... - Child Trendsparents ' relationship really associated with outcomes for children of ... parental relationships cut across social, economic, and racial/ethnic subgroups. Recent ...
     11  -3 2014 sep 22databankThe Child Trends DataBank examines and monitors more than 100 indicators that focus on risks and positive developments for children. For each indicator we  ...
     12  -5 2014 sep 15childData can help child welfare advocates and administrators identify the needs of target populations, assess the impact of a policy, or make the case for investment  ...
     12  -4 2014 aug 20inside and outsideExpanding Time for Learning Both Inside and Outside the Classroom: A Review of the Evidence Base. By. Zakia Redd, Christopher Boccanfuso, Karen Walker,.
     12  +4 2014 aug 13children born to
     12  +1 2014 jul 31foster care paymentsThe “standard” or “general” payment to foster care providers in family ... additional payments are important to keep in mind when interpreting the foster care per ...
     13  ~ 2014 aug 17adolescent mental healthAdolescent Mental Health Disorders - Child Trendsdisorders are common in adolescence . This Adolescent Health Highlight presents the warning signs of mental disorders ; describes the types of.
     13  -9 2014 aug 11illicit drug useIllicit Drug Use | Child TrendsThe use of illicit drugs is associated with many harmful behaviors and can cause both short- and long-term health problems. Students who use illicit drugs are ...
     13  +9 2014 aug 08us fertility ratesFertility and Birth Rates | Child TrendsIn 2013, the birth rate for women ages 15 to 29 continued to decline across all age groups, following a small peak in 2007. The fertility rate for all U. S. women is  ...
     13  +30 2014 aug 05intensive coaching pdfCoaching In Early Care and Education Programs and ... - Child TrendsLessons Learned from the Early Care and Education Literature on Coaching . ..... “technical assistance,” “curriculum coordination,” and “ intensive professional.
     14  -4 2014 oct 04parent child relationshipparents ' relationship really associated with outcomes for children of low-income ... Results indicate that the parents ' relationship quality is very consistently and ...
     14  -2 2014 oct 04parents fair shareParents ' Fair Share Demonstration | Child TrendsThe Parents ' Fair Share Demonstration (PFS) was implemented in an effort to increase the capacity and willingness of noncustodial parents to ...
     14  +2 2014 sep 01home care trends californiafamily homes differ from other types of foster care placements in that the child ..... (2) All of California's licensed foster family homes receive the minimum of the.
     14  ~ 2014 aug 19parenting children paying boardclassify children or providers into particular payment rate categories. Since not ..... Special board rates can be provided when foster parents are caring for a child .
     14  +24 2014 aug 18summer research jobsCareers | Child TrendsResearch Scientist, Reproductive Health and Family Formation ... Research and Project Assistant, Youth Development ... Internships and Temporary Positions .
     14  +8 2014 aug 07hispanic single womenAmong Hispanic and white women , 68 percent of all nonmarital births occurred within cohabiting ..... Growing up with a Single Parent: What Hurts, What Helps.
     14  -10 2014 jul 28drop out rateOverall, this rate has declined, from 17 percent in 1967 to seven percent in 2012. In 1972, the dropout rate was 21 percent among non-Hispanic blacks, ...
     15  +3 2014 sep 24current logo trendsAssessing the Evidence for Integrated Student Supports | Child TrendsChild Trends logo · Contact Us ... Child Trends did a comprehensive examination of the research and evidence base for ISS, and its potential to help a range of ...
     15  -3 2014 sep 22trendsChild Trends improves the lives and prospects of children and youth by conducting high-quality research and sharing the resulting knowledge with practitioners ...
     15  +14 2014 sep 21relavant to our approachOur Approach to Research | Child TrendsFive principles guide Child Trends' approach to research: ... Our approach to evaluation is rigorous, collaborative, dynamic and relevant to policy and programs.
     15  +86 2014 sep 20at risckWHAT DOES “ AT RISK ” MEAN? The term at risk is used frequently to describe children and youth and has a strong intuitive meaning. However, the term has no  ...
     15  +29 2014 sep 03the letter peopleLet's Begin with the Letter People | Child TrendsThe Let's Begin with the Letter People program is designed for pre-kindergarten classrooms. Teachers are extensively trained in the program and are given a ...
     15  +40 2014 aug 26via signature strengths surveyASSESSMENT OF CHARACTER STRENGTHS ... - Child Trendsway, allowing ipsative identification of “ signature strengths ” for the individual as ..... questionnaire for youth, the VIA Inventory of Strengths for Youth ( VIA -Youth).
     15  -12 2014 aug 19programs to mesure domainsMEASURING OUTCOMES FOR CHILDREN AND ... - Child Trendschild outcome domains : 1) educational achievement and cognitive attainment; ... and identify resources that may be of use to programs as they measure  ...
     15  -11 2014 aug 18healthy families fellowshipJump To: Priority Areas About the Staff FAQs: Summer Research Fellowship . Hispanic ... father involvement, health status of the family , co-parenting, and healthy  ...
     15  +18 2014 aug 18family investment programMinnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) | Child TrendsThe Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP), implemented between 1994 and 1998, was designed to function as a replacement for the traditional Aid to ...
     16  ~ 2014 sep 29trend blogTrend Lines Blog | Child TrendsWelcome to Child Trends ' blog , Trend Lines, where we share key findings from child and youth research and offer insights to inform policies ...
     16  +9 2014 sep 29worldfamilyWorld Family Map 2014: Mapping Family Change and Child Well The World Family Map Project monitors global changes in the areas of family structure, family socioeconomics, family processes, and family culture, focusing on ...
     16  +85 2014 sep 19inside learning
     16  +85 2014 aug 21trends for kids
     17  +3 2014 sep 15logo trends
     17  +19 2014 sep 14trend singleFamily Structure | Child TrendsAmong young children, for example, those living with no biological parents or in single -parent households are less likely than children with two biological ...
     17  +84 2014 sep 07fast track kidsFast Track Prevention Project | Child TrendsThe Fast Track prevention project is a multi-component intervention designed for use with high-risk elementary-school children and adolescents, from first ...
     17  -5 2014 jul 29dropout rates by stateHigh school dropout rates have been on the decline since 1967, but disparities ... State estimates of high school freshmen graduation rates by locale (using ...
     18  +7 2014 oct 03job training partnership actJob Training Partnership Act | Child TrendsThe Job Training Partnership Act of 1983 was designed to improve the employment status of disadvantaged young adults, dislocated workers, ...
     18  +5 2014 sep 27database چیستAbout What Works (LINKS) | Child TrendsChild Trends' What Works/LINKS database (LINKS stands for Lifecourse Interventions to Nurture Kids Successfully) is a searchable register of over 650 ...
     18  ~ 2014 sep 03american single womenThe proportion of births to unmarried women has increased greatly in recent decades, ... In 2013, 71 percent of all births to black women , 66 percent to American  ...
     18  +21 2014 aug 29born to learnBorn to Learn | Child TrendsBorn to Learn aims to impact early brain development and improve outcomes for children in a range of areas, including cognitive and language ...
     18  +1 2014 aug 13list of demographicsDemographics | Child TrendsIndicator List for Demographics . Demographics . Demographic indicators describe the essential structural features of children's experience. The DataBank is ...
     18  -6 2014 aug 13school readiness test australiaCanada and Australia measure school readiness nationwide using the Early .... Does the black-white test score gap widen after children enter school? in C.
     18  +39 2014 aug 10topics in child developmentOur Research | Child TrendsYou can search our DataBank by topic and by the stages of children's lives to examine ... Our research informs program providers and policymakers developing  ...
     19  -9 2014 sep 18food insecurityFood Insecurity | Child TrendsIronically, child food - insecurity is also associated with a greater risk for being overweight.[8],[9],[10] While the processes underlying this association are not ...
     19  -3 2014 sep 10at family mapWorld Family map 2013 - Child Trendstoday, an urgent need exists to map trends in family life across the globe, ... Enter The World Family Map Project, a new, nonpartisan, nonsectarian initiative from.
     19  ~ 2014 aug 31war on povertyWar on Poverty | Child Trends2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the war on poverty , which launched some of the nation's landmark anti-poverty programs. While the child poverty rate today ...
     19  ~ 2014 aug 13model making for kidsWendy's Wonderful Kids ' Child-Focused Recruitment Adoption Wendy's Wonderful Kids ' Child-Focused Recruitment Adoption Model : Making a Difference for Thousands of Children . Author: Child Trends ...
     19  +30 2014 aug 10obesity among childrenWhat Works for the Prevention and Treatment of Obesity Among Most of the programs targeting overweight or obese children had impacts on at least one ... Nine of the 15 programs designed to improve physical activity among  ...
     19  +15 2014 jul 21parenting without tearsToddlers Without Tears | Child TrendsToddlers Without Tears is a universal parenting program that targets three risk factors for early childhood behavioral problems: unreasonable ...
     20  +3 2014 sep 26women with childrenWomen who give birth outside of marriage tend to be more disadvantaged than their married counterparts, both before and after the birth. Unmarried mothers ...
     20  +37 2014 jul 29reading with childrenReading to Young Children | Child Trends[12] Shared parent- child book reading during children's preschool years leads to higher reading achievement in elementary school,[13] as well as greater ...
     20  +5 2014 jul 22welfare rates in floridaCasey Child Welfare Financing Survey: Family Foster ... - Child TrendsFamily Foster Care Provider Classifications and Rates .... Diagnostic tools used by the child welfare agency to determine a child's needs/level ..... Florida Profile.
     20  -8 2014 jul 18children and the homelessHomeless Children and Youth | Child TrendsChildren not enrolled in school, although their numbers are less easily measured , push the total number of homeless children and youth significantly higher.
     21  +70 2014 sep 06child in usNumber of Children | Child TrendsIn 2013, there were nearly 74 million children younger than 18 in the United States . The child population will continue to grow for the foreseeable future, though ...
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