Children and Childhood Network

Welcome to the Children and Childhood Network

The University of Nottingham is world renowned for its teaching and research in children, childhood, adolescence and young adulthood. The Network is a focal point for the combined knowledge and expertise of leading academics across a number of different schools, departments and research centres within the University.

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Social Science Research in the News

A number of recent news articles have referenced the findings of research carried out by Siobhan Laird in Sociology and Social Policy, which the Children and Childhood Network supported.
13 July 2015

CCN Module on 'Children and Research' Launched

The 3-4 March saw the inaugural session of the CCN 'Children and Research' module which was provided to University of Nottingham postgraduate research students as part of the University's ESRC Doctoral Training Centre programme.
05 March 2015

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Working with primary and secondary schools for research and impact workshop

27 June 2016 (12:30-16:30)
A01 and A02, Highfield House, University Park Campus
A workshop designed specifically for academic and research staff and postgraduate researchers who are planning to conduct research and/or impact activities in primary/secondary schools.

Postgraduate Children and Childhood Network Annual Conference

06 May 2016 (09:30-16:00)
Council Room, Trent Building, University of Nottingham
Postgraduate researchers will present their research studies, experiences and challenges within the broad conference theme of Children's Rights, Equalities, Participation and Research.

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Children and Childhood Network

Law and Social Sciences Building
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 84 66239
fax: +44 (0)115 95 15696