Early and multiple GCSE entry: Patterns over time and grade improvement
19 April 2021
Dr Jennifer May Hampton, a researcher in the WISERD Education Data Lab at Cardiff University, discusses two new Data Insights concerning early and multiple GCSE entry: patterns over time and grade improvement.
The overlap of substance misuse and housing issues
23 March 2021
Dr Ian Thomas of ADR Wales explores the overlap of substance misuse and housing issues in a new Data Insight.
The power of case level data and data linkage in homelessness research
3 February 2021
In this blog, researchers from ADR Wales discuss two new Data Insights that explore how case level data and data linkage can improve understanding of the nature of homelessness.
Patterns of school non-attendance over the educational lifecourse
10 December 2020
This blog accompanies a Data Insight from ADR Wales that uses data linkage to explore absenteeism over an 11-year period for a single birth cohort in Wales.
Addressing inequality? The Provision of Careers Guidance in Welsh Schools
22 September 2020
Rhys Davies is academic lead for the ADR Wales’ skills and employability research theme, and Co-Director of the Wales Institute of Social & Economic Research, Data & Methods (WISERD). In his blog, Rhys discusses a recent Data...