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Amplifying the voice of care experienced young people in data research: Reflections on a pilot internship scheme
3 August 2023
As part of a wider project to co-produce data research with care experienced young people, Administrative Data Research Centre Northern Ireland (ADRC NI) recently offered a summer internship for the position of Research and Communications Assistant. As an expert by lived experience, the intern’s role was to help develop a dissemination strategy and materials for research around children known to social services. In this blog, we hear directly from the successful applicant, Rhianna Brown, on how she found the internship experience.
Educational attainment in Wales: Differences between Welsh- and EU-born pupils
28 June 2023
An ADR Wales research team has published a Data Insight that covers the differences in educational attainment and attendance between Welsh- and European Union (EU)-born pupils. This is part of the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) Data Linkage Project, an ADR Wales initiative.
Public perspectives on ethnicity in administrative data research
22 June 2023
In this blog we hear directly from three members of the public about their perspectives on the use of ethnicity in research using health and administrative data.
Embedding approaches to engaging children with data
1 June 2023
Harriet Baird, Engagement Lead for ADR Scotland partner the Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research, discusses learnings from their children’s engagement pilot and, importantly, how to embed these across ADR UK.
Tracking impact at the Office for National Statistics: An overview of education-themed data analysis and research
25 May 2023
In this blog, Abbie Bevan explains how the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Analytical Impact team has demonstrated the impact of education-themed research using ONS Secure Research Service data.