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Child protection contact among children of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds: A South Australian linked data study

Children and Young People, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD), Health and Wellbeing

This Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health study provides valuable insights for practitioners in child and family services. It examines child protection contact among culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) children in South Australia and reveals a higher likelihood compared to non-CALD children. Practitioners can benefit from this research as it emphasises the importance of targeting support within the child protection system to address the specific challenges that CALD children and their families face.

Tri-Peaks Innovation Webinar Series

Alcohol and Other Drugs, Family Reunification

This Tri-Peaks Project webinar, presented by Mathew Wilson, the state-wide program manager of the Family Drug Treatment Court, focuses on 'Family Drug Treatment Court: Engaging with parents to support family reunification.'

Parenting Orders: Research on compliance and enforcement and insights from practice

Families and parenting

This Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) webinar presents AIFS researchers, Relationship Australia, Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia representatives to discuss the findings of the ANROWS study into 'Compliance with and enforcement of family law parenting orders: Final Report.

Facing the aftermath of natural disasters with trauma responsive education

Children and Young People, Education, Trauma Informed Practice

This Education Review podcast talks to Deakin University education lecturer Tebeje Molla about how trauma-responsive education can help students respond to the stresses of a natural disaster, the presentation of trauma behaviours and the response from teachers.

Changing childcare

Children, Early Years

This Policy Forum podcast presents a discussion between Australian academics from social and public policy, gender and economics on the future of childcare in Australia.

Gender differences in reading and numeracy achievement across the school years

Education, Gender

This Australian Education Reseacher study details patterns in male and female achievement on the NAPLAN reading and numeracy test across school years. The study highlights gender discrepancies and potential causes.

Ending the lesson lottery: How to improve curriculum planning in schools

Collective Impact, Education

This Grattan Institute report provides insights into teachers' experience developing curriculum materials for their classes and includes recommendations for policy-makers on strengthening curriculum material.

Poverty in Australia 2022: A snapshot

COVID-19, Poverty

This Australian Council of Social Services and University of New Sales Wales report provides insights into Australian Bureau of Statistics data on household income from 2019-2020, focusing on changes in income support in COVID-19 lockdowns. The report details the impact on poverty rates in Australian families and conclusions about the design of the payments in reducing poverty.

Gender Equity Insights 2022: The state of inequality in Australia

Collective Impact, Gender, Women

This Curtin University report details findings on Australia's gender pay gap with recommendations for a balanced representation of genders across industries to decrease the pay gap. This report also provides insights into specific industries and communities with higher gender pay gaps.

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