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'Evidence is crucial' for philanthropists to determine charity donations says new research.

'Evidence is crucial' for philanthropists to determine charity donations says new research.
Description
Research from the University of Birmingham has concluded that the process of giving to charity has to be grounded in evidence rather than reaction.
Date:
14/09/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

COVID-19 forces universities to innovate online learning opportunities - study

COVID-19 forces universities to innovate online learning opportunities - study
Description
Academics and students must work together to make the most of online learning as universities prepare for a new academic year – ensuring that teaching meets the challenges posed by 'distanced' learning.
Date:
21/08/2020
Categories:
International, Research, Social Sciences

Impact of Covid-19 has created stark discrepancies in students' experiences of taking A Levels says new study

Impact of Covid-19 has created stark discrepancies in students' experiences of taking A Levels says new study
Description
Research from the University of Birmingham and University of Nottingham has indicated some stark discrepancies in students' experiences of taking A Levels this year.
Date:
11/08/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Birmingham researchers warn of impact of 'lost decade' in adult social care

Birmingham researchers warn of impact of 'lost decade' in adult social care
Description
Urgent reform of the funding of UK adult social care is needed to save a desperately overstretched system which has now reached breaking point, warn policy experts at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
10/08/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Covid-19 leaves unpaid carers without physical and mental health treatment

Covid-19 leaves unpaid carers without physical and mental health treatment
Description
Research shows unpaid carers seeking formal help with their physical and mental health during the lockdown were unable to access it.
Date:
04/08/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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