Parenting is always an experiment so why not collect the data?
Flexischooling – Our First Findings

Flexischooling – our first findings

Who flexischools their kids and why? Which local authorities support flexischooling? The Dumfries and Galloway Parenting Science Gang's research used Freedom of Information Requests of local authorities, interviews with parents and interviews with teachers to find out more about flexischooling.…

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The Great Feeding Questionnaire Progress

The Great Feeding Questionnaire Progress

Surprising insights into reflux and multiple potential journal papers! If you've got 3 minutes, you can catch up on the progress of Mealtime Hostage Parenting Science Gang by having a look at the poster that they made for our Final…

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Our Parents’ Top Tips On Planning Experiments

Our parents’ top tips on planning experiments

Since April last year, we've had around 2000 citizen scientist parents planning, designing and running experiments into the areas of parenthood and childhood that matter to them. They've done a lot of their own research and collaborated with established scientists.…

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Newsletter #5 – We’re Growing!

Newsletter #5 – We’re growing!

Can you help us get bigger? We're growing! We're looking for more parenting groups to work with from October. Do you know any groups of parents who might like to get involved? Parenting Science Gang works best with groups of parents brought…

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Newsletter #4 – Residential Fun

Newsletter #4 – Residential fun

Residential Weekend June kept us busy! The month began with a weekend in Derbyshire for our first Parenting Science Gang (PSG) residential. Q: Can you make a two-day training session accessible to parents of small children, including several breastfeeding mothers? The…

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