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Let's talk about tech

Children are growing up surrounded by tech, but does the law adequately protect them online? Our research is challenging lawmakers and tech companies to protect children's rights in an…

From  Carla Froggatt on February 5th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

If you've got the passion, you can help young people turn their lives around

Ben Rosser, CEO of The Pythian Club, talks about why he works with young people to prevent them from getting into trouble. He talks about the challenges of this work but if you've got the…

From  Jackie Thompson on January 24th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

onebillion app

Software developed to help children around the world to teach themselves reading, writing and arithmetic – and backed by academics at The University of Nottingham – is joint winner of a…

From  Elizabeth Cass on May 8th, 2019 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Working with children in a charity setting

Claire Perry loved teaching but decided she wanted to focus on the pastoral side of working with children. She's now a Childline Volunteer Co-ordinator for the NSPCC - it's an ideal role as…

From  Jackie Thompson on June 8th, 2018 0 likes 16 plays 0  

What a Wonderful day!

Wonder, the University of Nottingham's annual open day took place on 17 June 2017. This video shows some of the highlights of the day. Discover more about Wonder…

From  Debs Storey on June 23rd, 2017 0 likes 889 plays 0  

Centre for Advanced Studies - The Children and Childhood Network Summer Study

Children and families attend fun and educational summer research sessions at the Centre for Advanced Studies based at the University of Nottingham Read more about the work of the Centre for Advanced…

From  Digital Communications on June 14th, 2013 0 likes 11 plays 0  

The Children and Childhood Network

Professor Saul Becker explains the importance of the research undertaken by a collection of academics alongside The Children and Childhood Network at the University of Nottingham. Find out more…

From  Digital Communications on June 14th, 2013 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Update: Children's Brain Tumour Research Centre

Dr David Walker tells us where the CBTRC has achieved and where they hope to expand in terms of equipment, new technologies and extended research. Read more about the crucial work and research which…

From  Digital Communications on June 7th, 2013 0 likes 70 plays 0  

Achieving Lifelong Health for Children

Childhood obesity is one of the most serious global public health challenges of the 21st century. We are heading towards the first generation of children who will die younger than their parents.…

From  Digital Communications on May 28th, 2013 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Children Facing Adversity

Children in the UK face adversity in many forms, with 1.6 million living in severe poverty and hundreds of thousands living with disability, ill health or trauma. Will you help children overcome…

From  Digital Communications on May 16th, 2013 0 likes 7 plays 0