Press releases based on the second Millennium Cohort Study book

16 February 2010

The following press releases, based on (Hansen, K., Joshi, H. and Dex, S. (2010) Children of the 21st Century (Volume 2): The first five years are now available on the CLS website (www.cls.ioe.ac.uk): 

  • Black mothers most likely to say they receive racist treatment
  • Sikh and Catholic mothers 'most likely to attend religious services'
  • Reading to a child at age 3 pays real dividends two years later
  • Black children at greatest risk of being overweight, study finds
  • Fewer parents gaining 'first choice' primary schools than statistics suggest
  • Simple tests in babyhood 'could point to children who need help with learning'

The following press releases, based on (Hansen, K., Joshi, H. and Dex, S. (2010)Children of the 21st Century (Volume 2): The first five years are now available on the CLS website (www.cls.ioe.ac.uk): 

  • Black mothers most likely to say they receive racist treatment
  • Sikh and Catholic mothers 'most likely to attend religious services'
  • Reading to a child at age 3 pays real dividends two years later
  • Black children at greatest risk of being overweight, study finds
  • Fewer parents gaining 'first choice' primary schools than statistics suggest
  • Simple tests in babyhood 'could point to children who need help with learning'